Aaron Sorkin

Film Review: Molly’s Game (USA, 2017) is as sophisticated as it is entertaining

February 1, 2018

Known for his rapid-fire flair for dialogue, writer Aaron Sorkin proves ideally suited to tackling the true story of Molly Bloom.  Bloom, a former professional skier, earned her stripes working under one of the co-owners of the infamous Viper Room as she recruited high-profile talent to take part in secretive poker games in the club’s […]

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Idris Elba & Jessica Chastain in talks for Aaron Sorkin’s directorial debut

May 12, 2016

Idris Elba is in talks to star alongside Jessica Chastain in Aaron Sorkin’s directorial debut Molly’s Game. Chastain is in negotiations for the lead role of Molly Bloom. Elba’s role is as of yet unknown. Stung after failing to make the Olympic team, Bloom decided to take a year off before law school and get a job as […]

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Aaron Sorkin and Danny Boyle Talk Up Steve Jobs In New Clips

January 30, 2016

Hot off Steve Jobs’ recent success at the Golden Globes, Universal have released a series of short video featurettes about the ambitious biopic. The first, ‘Creating Steve Jobs’, sees director Danny Boyle and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin talk about how the film walks the line between fact and fiction. According to Sorkin “the difference between characters […]

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Michael Fassbender’s turn in Steve Jobs looking a heck of a lot better than Kutcher’s effort…

July 3, 2015

Though he may have looked the part, the rushed job that was Jobs – starring Aston Kutcher in the lead role – was far from a critical or box office hit. But there has always been another major Steve Jobs film in the pipeline and today we got the first taste of it. Directed by […]

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