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Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

Rated R 128 minutes 2015

Documentary maker Alex Gibney made a name for himself ten years ago with Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005), a devastating indictment of the executives who ran the Houston energy company Enron into the ground. Since then he's produced and directed some of the very best American political documentaries: Taxi to the Dark Side (2007), about U.S. torture of terror suspects; Casino Jack and the United States of Money (2010), about the malign power of lobbyists in Washington; and Client 9 (2010), about the sex scandal that took down New York governor Eliot Spitzer. But Gibney also works prodigiously—since Enron he's directed 20 documentary features—and more recent releases such as We Steal Secrets (about WikiLeaks) and The Armstrong Lie (about cyclist Lance Armstrong) have been less authoritative in their treatment of well-trodden news stories. Continue reading >>

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Director: Alex Gibney

Writer: Alex Gibney

Producer: Viva Van Loock and Alex Gibney


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