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Transcendence

Another ask-an-expert piece (see also my Hobbit-based article about dragons). This is an interview with Dr Sean Holden of Cambridge University, about the current state of artificial intelligence, and whether the events of Wally Pfister’s Transcendence are at all feasible. The subject is also relevant to Spike Jonze’s Her, which is a better film. Originally published… Continue reading Transcendence

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Trailer Cheats 2

  The first instalment proved so popular that we decided to immediately follow it up, this time using the suggestions of people on the Empire forum and Twitter and the Facebook page. The result includes Spider-Man‘s infamous World Trade Centre trailer, Thor: The Dark World, Sherlock Holmes, Gangster Squad and Batman Returns. http://www.empireonline.com/features/more-trailer-scenes-that-never-made-the-movie