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Transcendence (2014)

Johnny Depp stars as a computer scientist whose wife has posthumously uploaded him into the mainframe

RISE OF THE MACHINES Morgan Freeman joins Johnny Depp in Wally Pfister's debut thriller about the point at which artificial intelligence surpasses human intelligence.
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RISE OF THE MACHINES Morgan Freeman joins Johnny Depp in Wally Pfister's debut thriller about the point at which artificial intelligence surpasses human intelligence.

Details Release Date: Apr 18, 2014; Rated: PG-13; Length: 119 Minutes; Genres: Drama, Sci-fi and Fantasy; With: Paul Bettany, Johnny Depp, Morgan Freeman, Rebecca Hall and Kate Mara; Distributor: Alcon Entertainment

The directorial debut of Wally Pfister, Christopher Nolan's longtime cinematographer, Transcendence follows a computer scientist (Johnny Depp) who spends his time studying artificial intelligence. However, after Depp's character is attacked by anti-technology activists, he's uploaded into a mainframe, a.k.a. literally trapped inside a machine. Morgan Freeman, Cillian Murphy, and Rebecca Hall also star.
Originally posted Dec 30, 2013
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Weekend of Sep 21 Box Office Source: Rentrak Corp.
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1. $32.5 1 $32.5 B-
2. $13.1 1 $13.1 B
3. $11.9 1 $11.9 C
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