Magic Reviews

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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
May 7, 2011
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Variety Staff
March 26, 2009
In adapting his own best-seller, William Goldman has opted for an atmospheric thriller, a mood director Richard Attenborough fleshes out to its fullest.
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Derek Adams
Time Out
June 24, 2006
A hammed-up version of the old chestnut about the ventriloquist who is 'taken over' by his dummy, clumsily adapted by William Goldman from his own novel.
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Vincent Canby
New York Times
May 9, 2005
Magic is neither eerie nor effective. It is, however, very heavy of hand.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5