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The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

Summary:  Burt Wonderstone (Steve Carell) and his long-time partner Anton Marvelton (Steve Buscemi) are one of the biggest magician acts in Las Vegas, but when their deep loathing of one another leads to a split up, Burt finds himself being overlooked for new street magician Steve Gray (Jim Carrey). Burt must find a way to renew his passion for magic in order to step up his stale act and recover his friendship with Anton who moves to the Far East to entertain with his magic.

Year: 2013

Australian Cinema Release Date: 14th March, 2013

Australian DVD Release Date: TBA

Country: USA

Director: Don Scardino

Screenwriter: John Francis Daley, Jonathan M. Goldstein, Chad Kultgen, Tyler Mitchell

Cast: Alan Arkin (Rance Holloway), Steve Buscemi (Anton Marvelton), Erin Burnett (herself), Steve Carell (Burt Wonderstone), Jim Carrey (Steve Gray), Kali Chung (Nicole), Mason Cook (Young Burt), David Copperfield (himself), Tasha Courtney (Nicole #2), Sonya Eddy (Hanna), Joshua Erenberg (Judah Munny), James Gandolfini (Doug Munny), Brad Garrett (Dom), Zachary Gordon (Bully), Derek Graf (Guy), Fiona Hale (Grace), Michael Herbig (Lucius Belvedere), Tate Hanyok (Nicole #1), Gillian Jacobs (Miranda), Tyler Langdon (Teen Burt), John Lewis (Buddy), Jay Mohr (Rick The Implausible), Ron Ostrow (Jim The Bartender), Mike Jerome Putnam (Mr Hamilton), John Reha (Teen Anton), Luke Vanek (Young Anton), Olivia Wilde (Jane), Richard Wolffe (himself)

Runtime: 100 mins

Classification:M

Dave Griffiths’s ‘The Incredible Burt Wonderstone’ Review: Please check Dave’s review of ‘Performance’ that is available on the Helium Entertainment Channel.

Other Subculture Media Reviews of ‘The Incredible Burt Wonderstone′: Check Episode #24 of our The Good The Bad The Ugly Podcast for a more in-depth review of ‘The Incredible Burt Wonderstone’.

Subculture Media Interviews for ‘The Incredible Burt Wonderstone’: Interviews with various members of ‘The Incredible Burt Wonderstone’ cast can be found here.

Rating: 2.5/5

IMDB Rating:The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013) on IMDb

Summary:Seeking a Friend for the End of the World stars Golden Globe Award winner Steve Carell and Academy Award nominee Keira Knightley and is the feature directorial debut of screenwriter Lorene Scafaria. Set in a too-near future, the movie explores what people will do when humanity s last days are at hand. As the respective journeys of Dodge and Penny converge, the two spark to each other and their outlooks – if not the world s – brighten.

Year: 2012

Australian Cinema Release Date: 23rd August, 2012

Australian DVD Release Date: 21st December, 2012

Country: United States/Singapore/Malaysia/Indonesia

Director: Lorene Scarfaria

Screenwriter: Lorene Scarfaria

Cast: Connie Britton (Diane), Adam Brody (Owen), Roger Aaron Brown (Alfred), Kasey Campbell (Danny), Nancy Carrell (Linda), Steve Carrell (Dodge), Tonita Castro (Elsa), Rob Corddry (Warren), Melinda Dillon (Rose), Rob Huebel (Jeremy), Gillian Jacobs (Katie), Keira Knightley (Penny), Derek Luke (Speck), Melanie Lynskey (Karen), T.J. Miller (Darcy), Leslie Murphy (Amy), Patton Oswalt (Roache), Laura Perloe (Sarah), Martin Sheen (Frank), Bob Stephenson (Officer Wally Johnson), Jack Story (Steve O)

Runtime: 101 mins

Classification:M

Dave Griffiths’s ‘Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World’ Review:

For Dave Griffiths’s Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World review please check http://www.helium.com/items/2365312-movie-reviews-seeking-a-friend-for-the-end-of-the-world-2012.

Rating: 4.5/5 Stars

IMDB Rating: Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012) on IMDb