This is how excited David Fincher was about the Steve Jobs movie
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With the ongoing leak of Sony emails and documents, weve been treated to a torrent of behind-the-scenes snark, posturing, and deal-making, particularly when it comes to the embattled Steve Jobs biopic. What we havent see thus far is a copy of Aaron Sorkins screenplay but theres plenty of new information about the project, including what director David Fincher thought when he first read the script.
Though the filmmaker was never able to close a deal to direct the adaptation (Danny Boyle will now take on the movie over at Universal, with Prometheus star Michael Fassbender reportedly playing the title role), in a February email he was beyond enthusiastic:
From: David Fincher
To: Amy Pascal, Scott Rudin (Personal), Mike De Luca