Transcendence Has Some Of The Dumbest Smart People We've Ever Seen

What went wrong with Transcendence? This movie was supposed to be the new science-fiction hotness. An original storyline about artificial intelligence and brain-uploading, the directorial debut of Chris Nolan's cinematographer Wally Pfister, a great cast... and yet, it's getting widely panned. Why did the A.I.… »4/18/14 12:00pm4/18/14 12:00pm


The worst moment in the Transcendence trailer was never filmed.

The worst moment in the Transcendence trailer was never filmed. The bit in the Transcendence trailer where Morgan Freeman intones that the "the fate of mankind" is at stake? That was never in the film, says director Wally Pfister. "I'd never write something like that." The marketing people recorded that line and added… »4/15/14 5:53pm4/15/14 5:53pm

10 Cinematographers Who Turned Science Fiction Movies into Great Art

We have tons of love for great directors — but often, when you're marveling at an especially lovely shot, you're partly admiring the work of the cinematographer who lit it and shot it. Often, the same cinematographer has worked on many of your favorite movies. Here are 10 great painters of science fiction films. »7/02/13 1:20pm7/02/13 1:20pm

Johnny Depp takes the lead in Dark Knight cinematographer's directorial debut, Transcendence

There's plenty of buzz surrounding Wally Pfister's first outing as a director. And for good reason — this is the cinematographer behind all of Chris Nolan's Batman films, and many other pictures. Adding to the potential excitement, Johnny Depp has agreed to star in his science fiction movie Transcendence. »10/24/12 5:45pm10/24/12 5:45pm