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“Steve Jobs” Is Intense Biopic About Apple’s Top Dog

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There is something very brave about the intensity of the Danny Boyle-directed biopic on Steve Jobs, the co-founder of Apple Inc., and something equally brave about the relentless portrayal of the man as a complete schmuck. With few exceptions, in any form of storytelling from comic books to opera, it is a standard litmus test that the audience at least …

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Woody Harrelson’s Incredible Transformation Into President Lyndon Johnson

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Although filming only began this week, the media is having fun with a set of photographs showing actor Woody Harrelson with glasses, lumpy jowls and big ears, as he takes on the role of Lyndon Baines Johnson in an upcoming biopic about the 36th president of the United States. Hollywood has certainly produced more impressive and more convincing make up …

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Watch: ‘Pawn Sacrifice’ — Tobey McGuire At Top Of His Game In Chess Biopic

Tobey McGuire takes the role of chess prodigy Bobby Fischer, who was the youngest ever grand master in his day, which was the early 1970s — notably in the middle of the Cold War. Pawn Sacrifice¬†was directed by Edward Zwick (Glory, Legends of the Fall) and also stars Liev Schreiber (X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Repo Man) as Boris Spassky, the Russian …

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