Steve Jobs

It’s Bill Gates versus Steve Jobs in high-tech Broadway musical Nerds

Bill Gates and Steve Jobs may be set for a dance-off. The rivalry between the two tech visionaries will be the focus of an upcoming Broadway musical called Nerds. Opening night will be held in April 2016.
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Universal pulls Steve Jobs biopic from more than 2,000 theaters

It seems the Steve Jobs biopic was not marketed with the same savvy as Apple's products, as the film is being removed from more than 80 percent of the theaters that originally screened it

Are you intrigued by Apple’s rumored iCar? Steve Jobs was too

Former Apple exec Tony Fadell revealed that he used to chat with company co-founder Steve Jobs about what an iCar could look like. Apple liked the idea of building a car, but it decided to focus its resources on launching the original…
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Box office hits and misses: New movies flop while The Martian stays strong

Ridley Scott's The Martian continued its strong run in theaters, while a trio of new films including Bradley Cooper's Burnt and Sandra Bullock's Our Brand is Crisis all failed to win over audiences.

Maybe you can handle the truth: How tech has dulled our taste for tall tales

As the backlash to Aaron Sorkin’s all-too-tidy Steve Jobs biopic shows, digital audiences have learned to embrace a messy, unpredictable style of tale that mirrors real life.
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Box office hits and misses: Jem bombs while The Martian returns to the top

Bill Murray's Rock the Kasbah and the live-action Jem and the Holograms both managed to bomb in their opening weekends, while Ridley Scott's The Martian returned to the top of the box-office rankings.
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Box office hits and misses: Goosebumps sinks The Martian with big debut

Ridley Scott's The Martian ended its two-week reign atop the box-office rankings with a drop to second place, thanks to a big opening weekend for the family-friendly horror movie Goosebumps.
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Box office hits and misses: The Martian stays in orbit while Pan fails to fly

Captain Hook origin story Pan failed to win over critics or audiences during its opening weekend and ended up finishing third to Ridley Scott's The Martian and Sony's animated feature Hotel Transylvania 2.
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Aaron Sorkin addresses controversy about Steve Jobs film on Conan

Attempting to make nice with Apple and CEO Tim Cook prior to the public release of a new film about Steve Jobs, Aaron Sorkin has been making the rounds on late night talk shows to mend fences and promote the film.

New video emerges of Steve Jobs being candid with Apple staff

With a new movie about the Apple founder on the horizon, new footage of Steve Jobs in the real world seems to paint a different picture of him as having a softer side, something that has often been overlooked by biographers.
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We now know why Christian Bale and Leonardo DiCaprio passed on Steve Jobs

Michael Fassbender wasn't the first actor eyed for the role of Steve Jobs, but both Christian Bale and Leonardo DiCaprio stepped aside after someone close to Jobs asked them not to take part in the film.