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Why Do Cinematographers Make Such Lousy Directors?

Wally Pfister has been in it for a minute. He started out in the late ‘80s and early ‘90s, first as a camera operator and then cinematographer for straight-to-VHS erotic thrillers and horror films with titles like… 1,138 more words


Review: "Transcendence"

I walked into Transcendence with admittedly mild expectations. This is the directorial debut of Oscar-winning Inception DP Wally Pfister, and although he has prove time and time again in the past decade that he can frame a beautiful shot, I doubted his abilities to convey complex characters and meaningful themes, seeing as his partner-in-crime of the past, Christopher Nolan, tends to fall relatively flat in those crucial areas, and he’s the experienced director of the two.


Based on the Trailer: Transcendence

Today’s movie breaks major ground in film history. Not because of any great storyline or because of visionary directing, but because Johnny Depp gets to play a character other than Captain Jack Sparrow. 859 more words


The Bucket List

A while ago I watched The Bucket List starring Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson. For those that don’t know, The Bucket List is a comedy about two terminally ill men who escape from their hospital ward to go and do all the things they want to do before they die. 468 more words


'Transcendence' Casts A (Scary) Spotlight On Artificial Intelligence

STERLING HEIGHTS (WWJ) – I had a chance to get a sneak peek at the new movie ‘Transcendence,’ which screened at the AMC Forum 30 in Sterling Heights earlier this week. 647 more words


Transcendence: Movie Review

In the tradition of many flawed but fascinating science fiction films, Transcendence tries to be about ideas, but also has to build a story around them. 41 more words