‘Jobs’ gets pulped in laborious film

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JOBS

The first of two biopics of the late founder of Apple (another written by Aaron Sorkin is in development) features a compelling performance by Ashton Kutcher in the title role but otherwise reduces the life to a series of inspirations, tirades, and motivational speeches set in corporate boardrooms.

It seems like an extended Apple ad, with a few gossipy asides, but less entertaining.

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