Ok let’s be honest, no matter how great of an actor Johnny Depp is, his last few movies have tanked either with critics or in the box office. The movie Transcendence will be the directorial debut of Wally Pfister and will also star Cillian Murphy. Let’s hope this movie will get Johnny Depp back on track!
Three scientists — Max and the husband and wife team, Will (Depp) and Evelyn — have been developing a programming code for the world’s first fully self-aware computer. A group of anti-technology terrorists assassinate Will, Evelyn uploads his brain into a prototype supercomputer. Although she at first finds the experiment seems to have gone wrong, before too long Evelyn finds Will responding in computer form. She goes on to connect Will to the Internet so he can help make further scientific breakthroughs. Will asks Evelyn to connect a microphone and a camera up to the computer so he can see and speak to her as well. When the anti-technology organization finds out, they try to steal the supercomputer and destroy it, but Will no longer needs the computer to survive.
Transcendence will be released on April 18, 2014.