Michael Fassbender in "Steve Jobs" (Universal)

Rejoice, Apple fans: The intense trailer for Aaron Sorkin's "Steve Jobs" biopic is here

Directed by Danny Boyle, the movie stars Michael Fassbender as the Apple visionary


Erin Keane
July 1, 2015 8:45PM (UTC)

Finally, we get a look at Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of Walter Isaacson's Apple founder biography, and it's everything a Sorkin vision of Steve Jobs as tortured iconoclast who inspired both adoration and fear as interpreted by director Danny Boyle could be — lots of shouty, snappy dialog combined with fairly thrilling visuals for a film about a guy who made computers. Seth Rogen plays a disheveled Steve Wozniak to Michael Fassbender's Jobs, who at one point shuts down Wozniak's skepticism about his so-called genius with a classic rejoinder: "Musicians play their instruments. I play the orchestra."

"Steve Jobs" premieres in October. Watch:

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Erin Keane

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