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October 25, 2006
Campbell CA -- Camera 7
USA / UK
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You know when you're told not to think about a movie's plot too closely or else it will lose its magic? This is exhibit A. And it didn't have that much magic to begin with, even though it's about magic. Bale and Jackman and Caine are great. The story isn't. Come back to us Mr. Nolan.
2006 Oscar Nominations:
~~Best Cinematography for Wally Pfister
~~Best Art Direction