After failing to come to terms with director David Fincher, Sony is reportedly in talks with director Danny Boyle to helm the Steve Jobs biopic. Boyle is said to have already spoken with Leonardo DiCaprio about starring.
Director David Fincher has reportedly left Sony’s Steve Jobs biopic after a disagreement over his salary. Fincher wanted $10 million to helm the Aaron Sorkin-penned film, which Christian Bale was being eyed to star in.
Steve Jobs, born in 1955, would be celebrating his 59th birthday today. Despite his humble beginnings, Jobs became a icon in the tech industry, whose legacy and influence will be felt for years after his passing.
Apple's original Macintosh debuted thirty years ago today at $2,495, which translates to over $5,000 in today's dollars. Expensive as that may seem, it was a decent deal for a computer with a graphical interface, and many of the design elements the Mac…
With rave reviews few and far between, JOBS was always going to be up against it on its opening weekend. Reports suggest the Steve Jobs biopic took $6.7 million, falling short of the $8 to $9 million its distributor had reportedly been expecting.
Ashton Kutcher's performance as Steve Jobs in the new biopic isn't as bad as Apple acolytes may have feared, but it's indicative of the film's overall failure to capture more than just a few threads of much more complex story.