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Walter Kirn on His E-book and Oscar Predictions
“There’s some kind of Obama-Lincoln connection, so that’s the one you vote for when you can’t decide.”
Walter Kirn Finally Scores Oscar Tickets
“Thanks to Paramount Pictures for coming through with Oscar tickets and proving true to its word, which I shouldn’t have doubted.”
Walter Kirn on His Oscar Snub: ‘I Just Feel Crestfallenness’
“People vastly overestimate the amount you get paid when your novel becomes a movie, and for me to go to the Oscars would have been good publicity.”
Can Somebody Get Poor Walter Kirn a Ticket to the Oscars?
“Caution to writers: Don’t expect that because you write a novel that becomes an Oscar-nominated film that you’ll be invited to the Oscars.”
Clooney, Freeman, and Gyllenhaal at the NBR Gala
Morgan Freeman: “I want to express my appreciation to the NBR for not settling for George Clooney.”
Up in the Air
Have Been Better With a Twist Ending?
What if Jason Reitman had kept Walter Kirn’s ending?
George Clooney’s Career Finally Takes Off
Plus: Remember that horror movie Liv Tyler made about a month ago? She’s making another one!
Daniel Day-Lewis Is Ready for His Eleven O’Clock Number
Plus: Tom Cruise will play the president, and Jason Reitman is adapting ‘Up in the Air.’