PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Romance
A scientist's drive for artificial intelligence, takes on dangerous implications when his consciousness is uploaded into one such program.
Christopher Nolan had eyed the project for some time while finishing up The Dark Knight Rises (2012) before taking on Interstellar (2014), believing Transcendence was "perfect" for Wally Pfister's debut as a director.
They say there's power in Boston. Some phone service in Denver. But things are far from what they were. Maybe it was all invevitable. An unavoidable collision between mankind and technology. The Internet was meant to make the world a smaller place. ...
In the beginning of the movie, Will Caster is putting up a copper-netting to create a zone where there's no wireless signals. This is called a Faraday Cage and would not work as depicted - it needs to be a complete cage of thin copper-mesh, not just a web that's hanging from some poles.
$10,886,386 (USA) (18 April 2014)
$23,014,504 (USA) (13 June 2014)
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