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The Illusionist Reviews


Independent (UK)
February 11, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Heather Huntington
ReelzChannel.com
August 26, 2008
A well-acted, aesthetically lovely movie.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Cynthia Fuchs
Common Sense Media
July 24, 2008
Magic tricks and a murder mystery. Teens and up.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
Top Critic
Peter Travers
Rolling Stone
August 4, 2007
| Original Score: 3.5/4

DVDnett.no
June 23, 2007
| Original Score: 5/7
Michael Sheridan
Tail Slate
April 30, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Top Critic

Entertainment Weekly
February 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: B+
James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk
February 3, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
Brian Oliver
Movieman's Guide to the Movies
January 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5

Movies for Guys
January 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Mike Long
JackassCritics.com
January 20, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
January 14, 2007
There are not many features in the DVD and commentary from stars Norton and Giamatti is much missed. However, director Neil Berger offers some insights about Norton's more cerebral and controlled approach vs. Giamatti's instinctive shoot from the hip.
Full Review | Original Score: B-

Reel.com
January 10, 2007
| Original Score: 3/4
Peter Brown
iF Magazine
January 9, 2007
An arthouse period piece actually worth checking out? Believe it.With Edward Norton, always a nice addition to almost any film with his flexibility and range, stars as a well-renown illusionist who rekindles a romance with the fiancée (the über hot Jessic
| Original Score: 9/10
Kam Williams
NewsBlaze
January 7, 2007
Excuse me for having a hard time swallowing the premise of a flick predicated on the idea that magicians might possess super-human powers, given that that profession is ostensibly every bit as phony as professional wrestling.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
Dodd Alley
MovieWeb
January 6, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Bill Gibron
DVDTalk.com
December 30, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Gabriel Powers
DVDActive.com
August 18, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10