With the deal for "Thank You For Smoking" unresolved and Fox Searchlight and Paramount Classics battling it out, in the Toronto Star Martin Knelman comes up with the best quote so far on the matter, from the the director's father Ivan Reitman:

"A lot of movies at this festival were struggling to find distributors," said Ivan Reitman, Hollywood producer and father of Jason Reitman. "This film was fortunate enough to find more than its share."