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Disaffected Academics in Film

Continuing on with Marnie's theme of academics in film, there's this article from the Washington Post.

Going by the Book: 'Smart People' Trots out the Standardized Characters

Dennis Quaid's bearded, bed-headed professor joins a long line of disaffected academics in the movies. (By the way... I went to Carnegie Mellon and I didn't even know they had a literature program? What an odd choice of schools.)


Don't worry; at least the movie got panned and will make about $3 at the B.O.