The illusionist
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A supernaturally talented magician attempts to undermine the rigid social structure of turn-of-the-century Vienna by using his powers to win the love of his upper-class, childhood sweetheart in director Neil Burger's cinematic adaptation of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Steven Millhauser's short story. Though the ill-fated childhood romance between cabinetmaker's son Eisenheim (Edward Norton) and upper-class Sophie von Teschen (Jessica Biel) eventually resulted in the heartbroken young man leaving Austria to explore the world, his dreams of one day reuniting with the beautiful duchess never faded. Upon returning to Vienna 15 years later as a talented and renowned illusionist, Eisenheim's hopes of a reunion seem dashed when he learns that Sophie is currently engaged to the Crown Prince Leopold (Rufus Sewell). As the tensions between the Eisenheim and Leopold elevate, urbane Chief Inspector Uhl (Paul Giamatti) finds his sympathy toward Eisenheim growing, despite his formal obligations to the powerful prince. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
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General Note
Based on the short story "Eisenheim, the illusionist" by Steven Millhauser.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Pope, Dick ; editor, Naomi Geraghty ; music, Philip Glass ; costume designer, Ngila Dickson ; production designer, Ondrej Nekvasil.
Participants/Performers
Edward Norton, Paul Giamatti, Jessica Biel, Rufus Sewell, Eddie Marsan, Jake Wood, Tom Fisher.
Description
The acclaimed illusionist Eisenheim has not only captured the imaginations of all of Vienna, but also the interest of the ambitious Crown Prince Leopold. When Leopold's new fiancée rekindles a childhood fascination with Eisenheim, the Prince's interest evolves into obsession. Suddenly the city's Chief Inspector finds himself investigating a shocking crime. But even as the Inspector engages him in a dramatic challenge of wills, Eisenheim prepares for the most impressive illusion yet.
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Rating: PG-13; for some sexuality and violence.
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Blu-ray disc, widescreen, 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio; requires Blu-ray player.
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English or French dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Koppelman, B., Levien, D., London, M., Schulman, C., Yari, B., Burger, N., Norton, E., Giamatti, P., Biel, J., Sewell, R., Marsan, E., Wood, J., Fisher, T., Pope, D., Geraghty, N., Glass, P., Dickson, N., Nekvasil, O., & Millhauser, S. (2010). The illusionist. [United States]: 20th Century Fox.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Brian. Koppelman et al.. 2010. The Illusionist. [United States]: 20th Century Fox.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Brian. Koppelman et al., The Illusionist. [United States]: 20th Century Fox, 2010.

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Koppelman, Brian., et al. The Illusionist. [United States]: 20th Century Fox, 2010. DVD.

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