'Pan' takes place before the events of J.M. Barrie's 'Peter Pan' and tells the story of how the boy who wouldn't grow up traveled to Neverland, gained the ability to fly, and other aspects of the story. It stars Levi Miller and Hugh Jackman as the pirate Blackbeard.
'The Martian' stars Matt Damon as astronaut Mark Watney, who becomes stranded on Mars. The critical and box office success of 'Martian' echoes that of recent sci-fi movies 'Interstellar' and 'Gravity.'
'Steve Jobs,' was adapted from Walter Isaacson's biography for the screen by Aaron Sorkin. The film takes place in three acts, taking place around major events in Jobs's life. Will the storytelling device make the movie stand out from other 'based on a true story' films?
The rights for a TV adaptation of 'Serial' have reportedly been optioned by Christopher Miller and Phil Lord, who co-directed such films as 'The Lego Movie' and the '21 Jump Street' movies. The podcast 'Serial' became a pop culture hit when it debuted in 2014.
'Steve Jobs' stars Michael Fassbender as the Apple co-founder. The movie may remind some Oscar fans of the hit movie 'The Social Network,' which also told the story of a tech titan and his accomplishments. Can 'Jobs' succeed during awards season?