Director: Don Scardino
Starring: Steve Carell, Steve Buscemi, Olivia Wilde, Jim Carrey, Alan Arkin
Review: 2.5 stars (of five)
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone feels like a card trick. You know that you’re being fooled, you know that the trick is pretty simple at heart, and you might even suspect exactly how it’s being done, but when the magician has craft and personality, you’re still entertained, in the way a familiar old song on the radio can charm you, get you to bob your head to the four-four beat, without really moving you. Which might be a problem if you had to pay ten bucks to hear the song.
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