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Steve Jobs movie bombs nationwide, looks likely to lose money – Variety

Despite a strong weekend opening, the Sorkin/Boyle movie Steve Jobs appears to have bombed in its nationwide rollout, grossing just $7.3M against earlier estimates of $19M. That gives it a total take so far of around $10M, which Variety says leaves it unlikely to turn a profit. The picture cost $30 million to make and at least […]

PSA: Steve Jobs movie goes nationwide today, as cast discusses the man’s legacy [Video]

If you’ve been waiting impatiently for the Sorkin/Boyle movie Steve Jobs to reach a theater near you, your wait should be at an end as the phased rollout completes today, going nationwide. Universal Pictures yesterday posted a video of a brief roundtable discussion of the cast and others discussing the legacy of the man. Jeff Daniels, who plays […]

Steve Jobs movie: grosses $2.26M to date, Sorkin says “conscience is clear” over artistic liberties

The Sorkin/Boyle Steve Jobs movie has grossed $2.26M to date, reports Deadline, as it rolled out to a further 56 theaters over the weekend. The movie had earlier achieved the highest average earnings per theater of any movie this year on its opening weekend. The limited rollout to a total of just 60 theaters meant it didn’t earn […]

Sculley says Steve Jobs movie is “extraordinary entertainment” but depicts only one aspect of the man

Former Apple CEO John Sculley has told the WSJ that the Sorkin/Boyle movie Steve Jobs is “extraordinary entertainment” but depicts only one side of Jobs’ personality. It’s extraordinary entertainment, [but] was really taking one aspect of Steve Jobs’s personality. Part of his personality was he was a passionate perfectionist, but there were so many other parts […] The young […]