Wally Pfister Reviews, Interviews & More

'Transcendence' Featurette: Just Like The Trailer, But With More Talking...

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TRANSCENDENCE
You’ll have to forgive us, but we’re a little taken aback by how, well, common the directorial debut of Christopher Nolan’s longtime cinematographer, Wally Pfister, feels.  The film, Transcendence, is a star-studded and cerebral examination of human interaction with technology.  And yet, it all feels a bit tired.

'Transcendence' Trailer: Kinda Like 'Lawnmower Man,' But Not Terrible

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The latest marketing push for Transcendence, the directorial debut of longtime Christopher Nolan cinematographer Wally Pfister, ramps things up a bit, laying out the plot for the Johnny Depp-starring  techno-thriller (note: the only thing more 1990s than referencing the film The Lawnmower Man in our headline is to use the...

'Transcendence' Teaser: Johnny Depp is Down with the Singularity

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For Wally Pfister's directorial debut Transcendence, he wrangled up a lot of star power. Then again, when you've been Christopher Nolan's cinematographer since Memento and all the way through his Dark Knight trilogy, well, that gives you a lot of credibility. Johnny Depp stars along side Cillian Murphy, Morgan Freeman,...

Johnny Depp's 'Transcendence' Adds Paul Bettany, Gets Dated

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Wally Pfister, best known to the world as Christopher Nolan's cinematographer, is now directing his own movie, and it's going to star Johnny Depp and - now - Paul Bettany. The film is Transcendence, and it now has a release date: April 25, 2014.

News Roundup: Tina Fey And Amy Poehler Tease The Golden Globes, First Look...

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In the first promo, BFF's Tina Fey and Amy Poehler give us a sneak peek at what the Golden Globes will be like on January 13th. And we cannot wait. The Globes are going to be amazing and hilarious and awesome because you just can't go wrong with hosts like these. Also, Pixar released the very first look at Monsters University. And we've got another 2012 movie-mashup video for...

Wally Pfister To Direct 'Transcendence,' Johnny Depp May Star

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If the name Wally Pfister sounds familiar to you, it better, especially if you're a rabid Christopher Nolan fan. This is the same man who shot MementoThe Dark Knight Rises, you name it. To put it in a nutshell, he's kind of a big deal. He's marking his directorial debut with Transcendence, a present day science...

'The Dark Knight Rises' Cinematographer Calls 'The Avengers' Appalling

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Because it’s a slow news day, longtime Christopher Nolan cinematographer (including The Dark Knight Rises) Wally Pfister decided to help us all out by attacking The Avengers, its cinematography, and the methods director Joss Whedon used to shoot the film.  In fact, Pfister goes so far as to call The Avengers an “appalling...

Next Batman Won't Be in 3D, Will Be Shot on Film

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These days every major tentpole project has 3D written all over it so we wouldn't be surprised if Warner Bros decided to release Christopher Nolan's third Batman film in the format. According to an article on Cinematical, The Dark Knight director of photography Wally Pfister cleared the air regarding those rumors and spoke...