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  1. Universal picks up Steve Jobs film project from SonyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The script is being co-written by Aaron Sorkin, who won an Oscar for writing the screenplay of "The Social Network." Comcast Corp.'s Universal Pictures is picking up plans to produce a film biography of Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs less than a week after Sony Corp. gave up on the movie.

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  2. Jobs a good'un, Steve Jobs movie back on as Universal picks up rights after Sony ditched itRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    ... play Jobs, with Oscar winner Danny Boyle still attached as director. The script penned by Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network) will continue to be used and was adapted from Walter Issacson's biography that was published soon after the Apple ...

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  3. Steve Jobs Movie Finds New Life at UniversalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WebProNews

    ... David Fincher was first attached to the project (he and Sorkin had worked together on another film, The Social Network ). It was reported that Fincher wanted Christian Bale for the lead role - and that it was pretty much a Bale or Bust ultimatum. On ...

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  4. Danny Boyle's Steve Jobs film lands at UniversalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... David Fincher directing. The three had previously collaborated at Sony on the acclaimed Facebook drama The Social Network , so the trio seemed like a no-brainer. However, Fincher passed on the job, so Danny Boyle was hired to take over as director. ...

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  5. Fassbender replaces Bale as "Jobs" moves from Sony to UniversalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    ... actor Michael Fassbender has replaced "Dark Knight" star Christian Bale in "Jobs", the biopic penned by "The Social Network" writer Aaron Sorkin. The long-gestating film also has a new home: The Hollywood Reporter reports that Universal Studio has ...

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  6. Universal Pictures Picks Up Steve Jobs Film Project From SonyRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... The script is being co-written by Aaron Sorkin, who won an Oscar for writing the screenplay of "The Social Network." Last week, the film unit of Tokyo-based Sony to dropped plans for the movie. The producers had wanted to press ahead on a faster ...

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  7. It takes Three To Tango (Gracias, Senor Albeniz).Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 4 Hoteliers

    ... millions, people who seemed so nice at first, can turn into beasts. Why don't you see David Fincher's "The Social Network" to be reminded of how the real world operates? The third individual is the hired gun, a brilliant MANAGER capable of taking ...

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  8. The Green Hornet, Rio, Hancock: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Radio Times

    ... and you may tire of Rogen's childlike reaction to "cool things". After playing the founder of Facebook in The Social Network, Jesse Eisenberg started tweeting - as the voice of an animated bird captured by smugglers. Will Smith saves the planet ...

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  9. Armie Hammer nursing black eye after boxing boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | TheIndyChannel

    Actor ARMIE HAMMER has been left with a black eye after stepping into the boxing ring for a sparring session with a former professional footballer. The Social Network star challenged former San Diego Chargers linebacker Shawne Merriman to a bout on Wednesday at the new Los Angeles gym Unbreakable Performance, but the practise session ended with Hammer nursing a real shiner.

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  10. Emily Ratajkowski Oozes Sex Appeal At The Hollywood Film AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | StarPulse.com

    ... award of the night, the Hollywood Film Award, which Affleck accepted on behalf of director David Fincher (The Social Network) and the film's producers. Check out lots more pics after Emily's selfies!

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  11. Universal could pick up Steve Jobs biopic after Sony disconnectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... time of the Apple co-founder's death in October 2011. Director David Fincher, who worked with Sorkin on "The Social Network" for Sony, had previously circled the Jobs project, but he and the studio ultimately went their separate ways . Finding an ...

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  12. What is wrong with the Steve Jobs biopic?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Radio Times

    ... out of the project. But it's not all bad. Sony Pictures may have given up on the project written by The Social Network's Aaron Sorkin and based on a biography of the Apple co-founder but rival studio Universal are interested in picking it up, ...

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  13. Steve Jobs Movie Dropped by Sony But May Find Life ElsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WebProNews

    ... David Fincher was first attached to the project (he and Sorkin had worked together on another film, The Social Network ). It was reported that Fincher wanted Christian Bale for the lead role - and that it was pretty much a Bale or Bust ultimatum. ...

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  14. It Takes Three to Tango... (Gracias, Senor Albeniz) | By Benoit Gateau-CuminRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Hospitality Net

    ... millions, people who seemed so nice at first, can turn into beasts. Why don't you see David Fincher's "The Social Network" to be reminded of how the real world operates? The third individual is the hired gun, a brilliant MANAGER capable of taking ...

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  15. It Takes Three to Tango...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Hospitality Net

    ... millions, people who seemed so nice at first, can turn into beasts. Why don't you see David Fincher's "The Social Network" to be reminded of how the real world operates? The third individual is the hired gun, a brilliant MANAGER capable of taking ...

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  16. Sony Pictures Drops Plans to Produce Steve Jobs FilmRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Bloomberg

    ... is attached to the project after it had initially been linked to David Fincher, who directed "The Social Network." Kori Bernards, a spokeswoman for Universal Pictures, declined to comment. A representative at Sony Pictures (6758) in Japan wasn't ...

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  17. Sony Drops Danny Boyle's Steve Jobs Film, Universal Picks Up PiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Firstshowing.net

    ... studio has dropped the film. Read on ! However, the good news is that this doesn't mean the script from The Social Network scribe Aaron Sorkin will just sit on a shelf. Universal Pictures is already in the midst of locking down a deal to pick up the ...

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  18. What Went Wrong With Alien 3, According To Tywin LannisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Cinema Blend News

    ... fact that the mercurial filmmaker has since gone on to oversee the likes of Se7en , Fight Club , Zodiac , The Social Network and Gone Girl proves that he was right to have faith. "I remember walking on this huge set at Pinewood Studios and Fincher ...

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  19. Quick Impressions: "Nervous Intern" in Gone GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... too. Today, we're talking to actor/dancer Brett Leigh who has appeared in two David Fincher movies, The Social Network (2010) and Gone Girl (2014) the latter of which is still in the top five box office six weeks into its release and now the year's ...

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  20. The Steve Jobs Biopic Is Not Going To Be About Who We ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Cinema Blend News

    ... a big influence on the screenplay. Said Sorkin, while comparing the Steve Jobs biopic to the script for The Social Network , "Both films are much more about the people than the technology they invented. With The Social Network , I was interested in ...

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