20 Movies Like Magic

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The Prestige

The Prestige
The Prestige
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 6 wins & 44 nominations total
Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan, Christopher Priest
Actors: Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman, Scarlett Johansson
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Prestige” is a film about two rival magicians in the late 19th century who engage in a dangerous game of one-upmanship, using their skills to create increasingly elaborate and deadly illusions to outdo each other, leading to tragic consequences.

Now You See Me

Now You See Me
Now You See Me
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 51%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Ed Solomon, Boaz Yakin, Edward Ricourt
Actors: Jesse Eisenberg, Common, Mark Ruffalo
Language: English, French
Country: United States, France
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“Now You See Me” is a thriller film about a group of illusionists who perform daring heists during their shows and give the stolen money to their audience. As an FBI agent and an Interpol detective try to catch them, the illusionists stay one step ahead, leaving the authorities and audiences mesmerized.

The Illusionist

The Illusionist
The Illusionist
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 11 wins & 12 nominations total
Writer: Neil Burger, Steven Millhauser
Actors: Edward Norton, Jessica Biel, Paul Giamatti
Language: English
Country: United States, Czech Republic
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“The Illusionist” is a film about a magician named Eisenheim who uses his extraordinary abilities to win the heart of a woman, causing a rift between her and the Crown Prince. As their love affair unfolds, Eisenheim’s illusions become entangled with political intrigue, leading to a dramatic climax.

The Great Buck Howard

The Great Buck Howard
The Great Buck Howard
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Sean McGinly
Actors: Colin Hanks, John Malkovich, Tom Hanks
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Great Buck Howard” is a comedy-drama film about a down-on-his-luck law school dropout who becomes the personal assistant to a fading mentalist performer. As he navigates the eccentricities of his new job, he learns valuable life lessons about fame, success, and personal fulfillment.

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 37%
Metacritic: 44/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Jonathan Goldstein, John Francis Daley, Chad Kultgen
Actors: Steve Carell, Luke Vanek, Steve Buscemi
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Incredible Burt Wonderstone” is a comedy film about a washed-up Las Vegas magician who must rediscover his passion for magic and team up with his former partner to defeat a rival street magician threatening their careers.

The Magicians

The Magicians
The Magicians
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
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Runtime: 60 min
Seasons: 5
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 11 nominations
Writer: Sera Gamble, John McNamara
Actors: Stella Maeve, Hale Appleman, Arjun Gupta
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Magicians” movie is about a group of young adults who discover that the magical world they read about as children is real and embark on a dangerous and thrilling journey to master their newfound powers and save the world from impending doom.

The Escape Artist

The Escape Artist
The Escape Artist
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
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Runtime: 58S min
Seasons: 1
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: N/A
Actors: David Tennant, Toby Kebbell, Brid Brennan
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
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“The Escape Artist” is a 1982 film about a young magician who uses his skills to outsmart both the police and a corrupt lawyer while trying to clear his father’s name for a crime he did not commit. The movie follows his thrilling journey as he navigates through a web of deception and illusions to uncover the truth.

The Wizard of Lies

The Wizard of Lies
The Wizard of Lies
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. 4 wins & 20 nominations total
Writer: Sam Levinson, John Burnham Schwartz, Samuel Baum
Actors: Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Alessandro Nivola
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Wizard of Lies” is a movie based on a true story about Bernie Madoff, a former stockbroker and investment advisor who orchestrated one of the largest Ponzi schemes in history. The film explores Madoff’s deceitful actions and the devastating consequences they had on his clients and family.

The Amazing Mr. Blunden

The Amazing Mr. Blunden
The Amazing Mr. Blunden
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Family, Mystery, Fantasy
Awards: N/A
Writer: Lionel Jeffries, Antonia Barber
Actors: Laurence Naismith, Graham Crowden, Dorothy Alison
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
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“The Amazing Mr. Blunden” is a 1972 British fantasy film about a mysterious man named Mr. Blunden who hires two children to help him uncover a time-traveling secret in a haunted country house, leading them on an adventure that intertwines the past and the present.

The Brothers Grimm

The Brothers Grimm
The Brothers Grimm
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 38%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: 4 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Ehren Kruger
Actors: Matt Damon, Heath Ledger, Monica Bellucci
Language: English, French, German, Italian
Country: United States, Czech Republic, United Kingdom
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“The Brothers Grimm” is a fantasy adventure film that follows the legendary German brothers, Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm, as they are enlisted to solve a mysterious curse plaguing a small village, only to discover that the enchanted creatures they encounter are more real than they could have imagined.”

Houdini

Houdini
Houdini
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
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Runtime: 174 min
Seasons: 1
Genre: Biography, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Primetime Emmy. 2 wins & 22 nominations total
Writer: N/A
Actors: Adrien Brody, Kristen Connolly, Evan Jones
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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The Houdini movie is about the life and career of the legendary magician and escape artist, Harry Houdini, as he rises to fame and navigates the world of illusion and intrigue, showcasing his incredible stunts and daring escapes.

The Magician

The Magician
The Magician
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Cem Yilmaz
Actors: Cem Yilmaz, Mazhar Alanson, Özlem Tekin
Language: Turkish, English
Country: Turkey
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“The Magician” is a psychological thriller about a talented illusionist who becomes entangled in a dangerous game of deceit and manipulation when he is accused of a murder he didn’t commit. As he tries to clear his name, he must unravel the mysteries surrounding the crime and confront his own dark secrets.

The Night Circus

The Night Circus
The Night Circus
Internet Movie Database: 8.4/10
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Runtime: N/A
Genre: Short, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 8 nominations
Writer: Mads Zaar Riisberg
Actors: Kim Sønderholm, Eske Skafsgaard Hjorth, Camilla Fynbo
Language: Danish
Country: Denmark
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“The Night Circus movie is a visually stunning and enchanting tale about a mysterious and magical circus that appears only at night, serving as a stage for a competition between two young illusionists who fall in love, setting off a series of extraordinary events.”

The Curse of the Jade Scorpion

The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 45%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: Woody Allen
Actors: Greg Stebner, Woody Allen, John Tormey
Language: English, French
Country: United States, Germany
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“The Curse of the Jade Scorpion” is a comedy-mystery film directed by Woody Allen. It follows an insurance investigator who becomes hypnotized and manipulated into committing a series of jewel heists by a cunning hypnotist.

The Witches

The Witches
The Witches
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award3 wins & 8 nominations total
Writer: Roald Dahl, Allan Scott
Actors: Anjelica Huston, Mai Zetterling, Jasen Fisher
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Witches” is a fantasy film based on Roald Dahl’s novel, following a young boy who discovers a secret society of witches planning to turn all children into mice. With the help of his grandmother, he must stop them before it’s too late.

The Craft

The Craft
The Craft
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 57%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations
Writer: Peter Filardi, Andrew Fleming
Actors: Robin Tunney, Fairuza Balk, Neve Campbell
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“The Craft” is a 1996 supernatural horror film about a group of four teenage girls who form a coven and explore their newfound powers of witchcraft, but their desires for power and revenge lead to dangerous consequences.

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

The Sorcerer's Apprentice
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 40%
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Lawrence Konner, Mark Rosenthal, Matt Lopez
Actors: Nicolas Cage, Jay Baruchel, Alfred Molina
Language: English, Cantonese, Ukrainian, Hindi
Country: United States
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“The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” is a fantasy film about a young apprentice who accidentally releases a powerful sorcerer’s nemesis and must team up with his mentor to prevent chaos from engulfing the world.

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 64%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 5 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Terry Gilliam, Charles McKeown
Actors: Christopher Plummer, Lily Cole, Heath Ledger
Language: English, Russian, French
Country: United Kingdom, France, Canada
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“The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus” is a fantasy film about a traveling theater troupe led by Doctor Parnassus, who makes a deal with the devil to regain his youth. The troupe’s journey through a magical mirror leads them into a surreal world where they must confront their inner demons and fight for their souls.

The Illusionist

The Illusionist
The Illusionist
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 11 wins & 12 nominations total
Writer: Neil Burger, Steven Millhauser
Actors: Edward Norton, Jessica Biel, Paul Giamatti
Language: English
Country: United States, Czech Republic
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“The Illusionist” is a film about a mysterious illusionist named Eisenheim who captivates audiences with his extraordinary magic tricks. When he falls in love with a noblewoman engaged to a corrupt prince, Eisenheim uses his illusions to challenge social hierarchy and expose the truth behind their relationship.

The Great Magician

The Great Magician
The Great Magician
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
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Runtime: 128 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 2 wins & 3 nominations
Writer: Tin-Nam Chun, Ho-Leung Lau, Tung-Shing Yee
Actors: Tony Leung Chiu-wai, Ching Wan Lau, Xun Zhou
Language: Mandarin
Country: Hong Kong, China
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“The Great Magician” is a Chinese period drama film set in the 1920s, following a famous magician who becomes embroiled in a love triangle and political intrigue when he is hired to expose a revolutionist group. As he performs his illusions, he must navigate the complexities of love, loyalty, and deception to uncover the truth.

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