HOLLYWOOD: The new trailer of Oscar Award winning Hollywood actor Morgan Freeman and Johnny Depp's science-fiction film ‘Transcendence’ has been released, ARY News has learnt.
Besides Freeman and Depp, Transcendence also stars Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany, Kate Mara and Cillian Murphy.
The film is the directorial debut of Wally Pfister, who won the best cinematography Oscar for ‘Inception’.
Production companies on the project are Alcon Entertainment, Straight Up Films, Inc. and Syncopy Films.
The story of the movie revolves around an artificial intelligence researcher Dr. Will Caster who strives to create a machine that possesses sentience and collective intelligence.
But extremists who oppose technological advancement killed Caster, but their actions drive him toward his goal.
Caster also wants to become part of the new technology, and his wife Evelyn and his best friend Max Waters, also researchers, question the wisdom of this drive.
The film full of science fiction is set to release on April 18, 2014 in United States while it is scheduled to be onscreen on April 25, 2014 in United Kingdom.