TODAY ON MARKETERS GUIDE WE LOOK AT THE TOP 5 MUST WATCH MOVIES ABOUT THE DIGITAL AGE. WE HAVE A LOOK AT THEIR TRAILERS, THE SYNOPSIS OF EACH MOVIE AND OUR FAVOURITE QUOTES.
The Social Network
As Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, he is sued by the twins who claimed he stole their idea, and by the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.
Bob: You know, I could swear he was looking at you when he said ‘The next Bill Gates could be right in this room’.
Mark Zuckerberg: I… I doubt it.
Bob: I showed up late, I don’t even know who the speaker was.
Mark Zuckerberg: It was Bill Gates.
Bob: S***, that makes sense.
In a near future, a lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with an operating system designed to meet his every need.
Samantha: Is that weird? You think I’m weird?
Theodore: Kind of.
Theodore: Well, you seem like a person but you’re just a voice in a computer.
Samantha: I can understand how the limited perspective of an unartificial mind might perceive it that way. You’ll get used to it.
Samantha: Was that funny?
Samantha: Oh good, I’m funny!
Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution, to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. The story unfolds backstage at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac.
Steve Jobs: What if the computer was a beautiful object? Something you wanted to look at and have in your home. And what if instead of it being in the right hands, it was in everyone’s hands?
John Sculley: We’d be talking about the most tectonic shift in the status quo since…
Steve Jobs: …ever.
The Fifth Estate
A dramatic thriller based on real events that reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century’s most fiercely debated organisation.
Julian Assange: Free people must have knowledge.
A young programmer is selected to participate in a ground-breaking experiment in synthetic intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a highly advanced humanoid A.I.
Caleb: You hacked the world’s cell phones?
Nathan: Yeah. And all the manufacturers knew I was doing it, too. But they couldn’t accuse me without admitting they were doing it themselves.
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