Nick somewhat sympathetic, makes his argument that it is in his best interest to keep people like Robin alive so they can continue to smoke cigarettes. Nick wins over the entire studio audience for his humanitarian stance. A young woman sitting by also watching the movie, voices that "I am very annoyed. Reitman's screenplay based on the book by Christopher Buckley son of William Buckley , "Thank You for Smoking" is painfully hilarious and a clever dark comedy focused on the multi-billion dollar Tobacco Industry. As Nick describes himself, "Michael Jordan plays ball.
Did Cruise Cut 'Thank You For Not Smoking' Nude Scenes
Thank You for Smoking () - IMDb
There's an old period song "Smoke, Smoke, Smoke That Cigarette" during the opening credits where various tobacco related graphics are seen featuring smoking related lyrics "smoke that cigarette to death," etc. There's another old period song about smoking and smoke rings, etc. A song twice includes the lyric, "I don't give a damn He then says that with the right effort, they can put the sex back into cigarettes meaning make them look sexy. We see some cleavage in an overhead shot peering down on the woman. A sexy flight attendant on a private plane purposefully bends over to show even more cleavage to men.