Now You See Me Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 1526

Average Rating: 2.9/4

# of Ratings: 154

Theatrical Release Date: 05/31/2013

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 09/03/2013

Language: English

Genre: Thriller

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Director: Louis Leterrier

Actors: Woody Harrelson, Isla Fisher, Morgan Freeman, Mark Ruffalo, Jesse Eisenberg, Mélanie Laurent

Plot: The FBI are after a thieving group of illusionists who pull off spectacular heists during their show and give audiences the loot. -- Chris Kavan

Quick Movie Reviews

Rating of
3/4

Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/25/2019

Over and done in a flash, "Now You See Me" is ambitious but slight.

Rating of
3.5/4

Lauren - wrote on 03/04/2014

very good. confusing but makes somewhat more sense in the end. asks a good question: does real magic exist? I dunno it might.

Rating of
3/4

Owen McKenna - wrote on 02/03/2014

Owen McKenna, Rio Rancho NM. Good entertaining film. The illusions performed in this movie were impressive, some good old magical tricks were used. The 4 Horsemen as they were called, each played their perspective roles well.

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ikkegoemikke
ikkegoemikke
Movie God

Rating of
2.5/4

A movie like one big magic trick.

ikkegoemikke - wrote on 02/16/2015



This movie was for me one big magic trick.

Like many, I thought the beginning of this film was great. The presentation of the "Four Horsemen" was well done. Especially Woody was brilliant as the mentalist. His humor is natural and doesn't feel like forced or exaggerated. I find him irresistible in this role as a shrewd and highly intellectual lettered psychic illusionist.

Eisenberg has that natural arrogance of which I sometimes doubt whether this is played or it's his personality in real life. Fisher and Franco ensure the beauty portion of the film. The interplay of the four characters and the interactions between them was quite entertaining and frequently enormously funny.

Merritt McKinney: The first time I saw you, I thought you were... a dick.
Henley Reeves: …

Yojimbo
Yojimbo
Movie God

Rating of
3/4

"Now You See Me" by Yojimbo

Yojimbo - wrote on 11/11/2014

A group of small time conjurers and hypnotists are recruited by a mystery figure to stage a series of high profile Robin Hood style robberies. Now You See Me is a flashy, mainstream crowd pleasing thriller that will appeal very much to fans of the Ocean's films. The cast play off each other well, Woody Harrelson's smart mouthed mentalist being the pick of the bunch and the magic-based format provides plenty of opportunities for flashy set pieces and even an exciting chase or two. Morgan Freeman routinely steals the show as a cynical professional debunker and Ruffalo, who already has experience in the heist field starring as he did in the similar Brothers Bloom, acquits himself well as the befuddled agent in pursuit. It's obviously very contrived and the twist is a little obvious, and …

Daniel Corleone
Daniel Corleone
Movie God

Rating of
3/4

Now You See Me review

Daniel Corleone - wrote on 09/02/2013

J. Daniel “Danny” Atlas, Henley Reeves, Jack, and Merritt McKinney were invited by Arthur “Art” Tressler to perform as the Four Horsemen. FBI agent Dylan Rhodes and Alma Dray from Interpol are tasked to investigate the mysterious heist of robbing a bank by the Four Horsemen. The pair approaches an ex magician names Thaddeus Bradley. Screenplay was top notch with lines: “I hate people who exploit other people.” My life is happier when I believe that.” “Faith can move mountains.” Soundtrack was lively and performances notably of Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo and Woody Harrelson were splendid. Cinematography, editing and plot were fantastic. Only minor blemishes observed by this reviewer were the lack of outcome for the rich Arthur Tressler, effects heavy related …

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