|Up in the Air|
|Writer||Jason Reitman, Sheldon Turner|
|Starring||George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick|
|82nd Academy Awards|
Up in the Air is a 2009 American comedy-drama film directed by Jason Reitman and co-written by Reitman and Sheldon Turner. It is a film adaptation of the 2001 novel of the same name, written by Walter Kirn.
- Best Actor — George Clooney
- Best Adapted Screenplay — Jason Reitman, Sheldon Turner
- Best Director — Jason Reitman
- Best Picture — Daniel Dubiecki, Ivan Reitman, Jason Reitman
- Best Supporting Actress — Vera Farmiga
- Best Supporting Actress — Anna Kendrick
Ryan Bingham, a corporate downsizing expert whose cherished life on the road is threatened just as he is on the cusp of reaching ten million frequent flyer miles and just after he's met the frequent-traveler woman of his dreams.