24 October 2012 12:40 PM, PDT | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

The feature debut for Christopher Nolan's longtime cinematographer Wally Pfister (The Dark Knight, Memento, Inception) is beginning to come together, and it's quickly shaping up to be quite the anticipated film. Deadline reports that Johnny Depp is now in negotiations to star in the movie, which will be called Transcendence. This is the first time the title of the film has been revealed, and while the plot is under wraps -- save for recent comments from Pfister saying it'll be a "present-day science-fiction film, a fairly big concept." -- THR's Borys Kit reveals it's being described as "2001 meets Inception," and that's it's about "a man who creates a computer that develops a malevolent awareness. Depp will play a husband who...

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