Transcendence

Year Released: 2014
Main StarsJohnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Paul Bettany ,  Morgan Freeman
Review Date: October 2016
Last watched: October 2016
Number Watches: 1
Format Watched: TV

So it’s not that there’s any lack of special effects or that the plot is particularly bad it’s just that, well, it’s all a bit boring.

Johnny is sullen (no surprise I guess) and Morgan only appears to be surprised the whole time. Rebecca is the best bit but even there she only has a reactions as a side-kick. Paul is the best part over and above the effects. He shows a lot better straight faced acting than usual and delivers lines with a lot of confidence.

Why is this so boring? I guess it goes too far for me. I like my scifi to have a lot more logic and this takes a big jump into a slow cooker with a lot of plot points taken for granted rather than explained. (with all the town shenanigans, no one questions anything!!)

Seen a lot better.

Watchability (once, twice, etc.)
Nunce.
Keep DVD?
No.
Watch if on TV?
Really, no.
Hug, Snog, Marry, Avoid?
Transcend and Avoid.

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About Simon Trail

I'm just another film watcher with an opinion.
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