Synopsis

Nominated for six 2009 OscarsĀ®, including Best Picture, this acclaimed drama stars George Clooney as a well-traveled firing expert who lives for his life on the road. For Ryan Bingham (Clooney), home is the flight he's on to his next assignment. But when this "termination facilitator" (he fires people for a living) faces a technological threat to his constant travels, can he settle for love?

Co-starring Vera Farmiga as a fellow traveler who fires up Ryan's jets and Anna Kendrick as his perky apprentice. Also with Danny McBride. Directed by Jason Reitman, based upon the novel by Walter Kirn, screenplay by Jason Reitman and Sheldon Turner.