• I'm trying to figure myself out through my movies. Whether it's big stuff like what we're doing here, or little stuff like why aren't I happier? With every film I feel like I'm apologising for something. I feel I'm most successful when I'm looking for something that embarrasses me about my character that I'd like to expose.

    "Jason Reitman: 'Growing up sucks, doesn't it?'". Interview with Catherine Shoard, January 19, 2012.