On this Movie Popins we take a look at two new movies that are based on charismatic characters that are loved and hated equally. One is “The Spectacular Now” which looks closely at a popular teen struggling to find who he is, and the other “Jobs” is a look at the Icon and founder of Apple, Steve Jobs.
WATCH THE FULL INTERVIEW WITH THE DIRECTOR OF THE SPECTACULAR NOW:
The Spectacular Now is an American comedy-drama film directed by James Ponsoldt, written by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber of 500 days of Summer, and starring Miles Teller and Shailene Woodley. The film premiered at Sundance in 2013.
Jobs is a 2013 American biographical drama film based on the life of Steve Jobs, from 1971 to the introduction of the iPod in 2001. It is directed by Joshua Michael Stern,
2 Guns is an action comedy film directed by Icelandic director Baltasar Kormákur and starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg. Based on a graphic novel series of the same name.
Despicable Me 2 is a animated comedy film and the sequel to the 2010 animated film Despicable Me
Science fiction action thriller film written, co-produced and directed by Neill Blomkamp and starring Matt Damon and Jodie Foster.
Drama written and directed by Ryan Coogler. Based on the true story of Oscar Grant, a young man who was killed by Bay Area Rapid Transit Police
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