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Johnny Depp's 'Transcendence' poised for subdued U.S. launch
Johnny Depp's 'Transcendence' poised for subdued U.S. launch

Johnny Depp's new artificial-intelligence thriller probably lacks the processing power to top the U.S. box office charts this weekend.  The $100-million "Transcendence," in which Depp plays a brilliant researcher, is expected to gross $20 million to $22 million in ticket sales in the U.S. and Canada through Sunday, according to people who have seen prerelease audience surveys. That could clear the way for a third-straight victory by "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" or a come-from-behind win for the animated tropical birds comedy "Rio 2." Those films could each add $20 million to $25 million to their respective, already strong box-office hauls....

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