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Jobs (2013)
"jOBS" (original title)

 -  Biography | Drama  -  16 August 2013 (USA)
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The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century.

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Storyline

While living with his adoptive parents, Jobs is working for 'Atari'. He then, develops a partnership with his friend Steve Wozniak when he sees that Wozniak has built a personal computer (the Apple I). They name their new company 'Apple Computer' and starts building Apple I computers. After many failed attempts by Jobs to gain venture capital, Mike Markkula invests in the company which allows them to move forward. Written by Nebzyl

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Some see what's possible, others change what's possible.

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Rated PG-13 for some drug content and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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16 August 2013 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,713,900 (USA) (16 August 2013)

Gross:

$16,117,443 (USA) (27 September 2013)
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To prepare for his role, Ashton Kutcher followed a fruitarian diet, similar to Steve Jobs' reported diet. Days before shooting, he was hospitalized with pancreatitis. See more »

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In the 1977 First West Coast Computer Faire scene one of the computers is a Commodore SuperPet which did not come out until 1981. See more »

Quotes

Steve Jobs: Here's to the crazy ones the misfits the rebels the troublemakers the round pegs in the square holes the people that are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.
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Features Man and Computer: A Perspective (1967) See more »

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Scarborough Aire
Performed by Dylan McDonald, Cassidy Cooper
Written by Mason Cooper, Jerry Deaton,
Cassidy Cooper, Dylan McDonald
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Wait Till it Comes to the Small Screen
17 August 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Let's see, well it was worth seeing for me; however, I wished I had waited till is came out on television -- Because it was really a "movie of the week"... do they still have those? To say this movie was weak on facts would imply they got it ALL wrong - Yes, they made some things up doing the "hollywood thing" but they didn't even attempt half the history so they couldn't have gotten it ALL wrong! Parts of his life missing were glaring!

They glossed over years -- Heck decades at points, concentrating on Apple more than Steve Jobs in my opinion... maybe a better name would have been "Apple & jobs - Some of the Years"!

Wait for the movie to hit your TV and know you will still be missing more than half the story!


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