Michael Fassbender in Danny Boyle's 'Steve Jobs' About 200 years ago, Thomas Carlyle popularized a view of history which argued the grand scheme of human existence is a story of heroes. According to Carlyle, the world as it exists today...Show More Summary
It was easy to pay attention to Pan completely flopping at the box office this weekend, but beyond that flop was a very strong opening for the Aaron Sorkin-written film Steve Jobs. The biopic, in limited release, managed to rack up $130,381 per screen. Show More Summary
An up-close and personal look at former Apple chief Steve Jobs with screenwriter Aaron Sorkin and his new movie “Steve Jobs”.
Steven Levy tells the tale of the HP-Apple iPod “alliance”: In short, Fiorina’s “good friend” Steve Jobs blithely mugged her and HP’s shareholders. By getting Fiorina to adopt the iPod as HP’s music player, Jobs had effectively gotten...Show More Summary
Steve Jobs had his first child, Lisa-Brennan Jobs, at age 23. At first, he rejected claims that she was his child. After taking a court-mandated paternity test, Jobs accepted Lisa as his daughter. He admitted later on in life he was simply not prepared for fatherhood. Produced by Emma Fierberg Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
USC head football coach Steve Sarkisian has been fired due over allegations of excessive drinking while on the job. [ more › ]
When he returned to the helm at Apple in 1997, Steve Jobs righted a foundering company. Upon his death fourteen years later, Jobs left behind a giant… and many questions: Could Apple pull off more miracles like the iPhone and the iPad?...Show More Summary
The head coach of the USC Trojans is one of the most prestigious college football jobs in the country, and the position is now open after the school fired Steve Sarkisian on Monday, per ESPN.com. Sarkisian was originally asked to take...Show More Summary
USC has fired head coach Steve Sarkisian, opening up one of the most attractive jobs in college football — a job that may draw interest from NFL coaches, including Chip Kelly. “After careful consideration of what is in the best interest of the university and our student-athletes, I have made the decision to terminate Steve…
Aaron Sorkin’s new movie Steve Jobs opened this past weekend and took in an average of $130,000 per theater showing the film. For those wondering how that compares to other movies, no film this year has grossed more money per theater; Steve Jobs opened in just four theaters this past weekend and racked up $521,000 at the box office. Show More Summary
Despite being the villain of his own hero's journey, the Steve Jobs of his eponymous movie "Steve Jobs" gets a chance at redemption in its final moments. Far from being Father of The Year of any of the 15 years that span this three-act...Show More Summary
The classic look of a tech CEO has evolved over the years from Steve Jobs' black turtleneck to Mark Zuckerberg's hoodie to — Evan Spiegel's corduroy suit? The Snapchat CEO is the cover star of this month's Vogue Italy, L'Uomo Vogue,Show More Summary
Starring Michael Fassbender, Steve Jobs opens nationwide on October 23 The post Steve Jobs Director Danny Boyle on Exploring the Iconic Tech Innovator appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
As it did for so many of those who worked in Silicon Valley during the 1980s and '90s, the specter of Steve Jobs loomed large over nearly the entirety of James Currier’s career as an entrepreneur and venture capitalist. “In 1998, I had...Show More Summary
Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs: It’s hard to care what happens to him. Every character in every story, be they hero or villain, has to have something for which they stand, something they view as important, and positive, on behalf of which they struggle against the forces trying to tear that thing down. A protagonist […]
Only a limited number of fans have been able to see Steve Jobs over the weekend, thanks to its initial small scale release in only Los Angeles and New York on October 9. Despite that limited run, the Danny Boyle-directed film has debuted...Show More Summary
Despite objections about the film from people close to the late Apple co-founder, "Steve Jobs" scored big bucks at the four theaters where it was released this weekend.
Early in Steve Jobs, the Aaron Sorkin-scripted, Danny Boyle-directed biopic about the mercurial Apple co-founder, the hero does something so right yet so peculiar that you understand why a cult sprung up around him. It's 1984, a few weeks after the legendary SuperBowl commercial heralding the arrival of the Apple Macintosh....
In a limited run this weekend at just four theaters in New York City and Los Angeles, Danny Boyle's Steve Jobs biopic managed to smash per-theater averages for any movie released in 2015 so far.
Steve Jobs, the somewhat controversial movie about the Apple co-founder has racked up $521,000 over the weekend as it was released early to a number of theaters. That ranks the movie as the 15th highest pre-theater release in history, but the highest of 2015 so far, and is a good sign of what’s to come when it opens globally later this month. Show More Summary