Steve Jobs: Brunch With Aaron Sorkin, Jeff Daniels, and Danny Boyle: The Smartest Men in the Room
Huffington Post - about 2 years
Steve Jobs, a biopic about the famed Apple founder starring Michael Fassbender, opened in early fall, and has been holding steady in the wake of the award season roll-out. Audiences will be taking another look at this excellent film now that Steve Jobs is getting some awards attention: Golden Globes, SAG, among them. At brunch at the Vault in the St. Regis Hotel last week, writer Aaron Sorkin spoke about his script, loosely based on Walter Isaacson's biography. Of course Jobs is best known for the creation of the Apple brand, and for his inspiring message Think Different, and the movie's 3 acts are organized around product launches in stages of the Apple computer, the 3-act structure very much a Danny Boyle flourish if you look at films like 127 Hours and Slumdog Millionaire. But what makes this a compelling movie is family, whether that consists of the friends and foes in the industry, including father surrogate John Sculley played so well by Jeff Daniels, or by the women, ex-g...
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