JOBS Blu-ray Review

     February 5, 2014

Biopics are tricky beasts.  At their best, they can provide deeper insight into their protagonists–even when certain details are combined, eliminated or otherwise fictionalized.  On the other end of the spectrum lie a plethora of problems, such as blasé regurgitation …

JOBS Review

     August 16, 2013

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.  Jobs opens today in wide release.] For a movie about a man who championed innovation, Joshua Michael Stern‘s Steve Jobs biopic, Jobs, is awfully safe and conventional. …

4 Clips from JOBS Starring Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad

     August 5, 2013

Open Road Films has released four clips from the upcoming biopic, Jobs.  The film stars Ashton Kutcher as Apple founder Steve Jobs, and goes through the standard rise-fall-redemption story arc of most biopics.  I saw the film at Sundance, and …

Sundance 2013: jOBS Review

     January 26, 2013

For a movie about a man who championed innovation, Joshua Michael Stern‘s Steve Jobs biopic, jOBS, is awfully safe and conventional.  By the end of the movie, most viewers will know as much as they previously did about the tech …

First Clips from JOBS and BULLET TO THE HEAD

     January 24, 2013

We’ve got a pair of first clips from the following movies to share today: jOBS – Starring Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs and Josh Gad as Steve Wozniak, this first clip shows off the passionate vision and understated genius of …