“Now You See Me (2013)” is an American film based on thriller and money heist. The director of the film is Louis Leternier and is produced by Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Bobby Cohen. The film mainly features the four horseman played by Jesse Eisenberh, Woody Harrelson, Isla Fischer and Dave Franco. Brian Tyler was the composer of the film Music.
An FBI agent played by Mark Rufallo and an Interpol detective played by Melanie Rolent track a team of magicians, magicians pull off bank heists during their live performance and showered the money on the audience.
“Now You See Me (2013)”received mixed reviews from the critics. But the film was a huge success on box office, it grossed about $351.7 million worldwide while the budget of the film was about $75 million. The approval rating on IMDb is 7.2/10 and on Rotten Tomatoes is 50%. This was the first instalment in “Now You See Me (2013)” series. The sequel of the film premiered in 2016 with title “Now You See Me 2 (2016)”. People Choice Awards gave the award of Favorite Thriller movie to “Now You See Me”
Production Company:Summit Entertainment K/O Paper Products
Produced by:Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Bobby Cohen
Directed by:Louis Leteriner
Running Time:115 minutes
Release Date:May 31, 2013
Amazing facts about “Now You See Me (2013)”
Morgan Freeman said that “These bars give a man time to think”, he said the same dialogue in The Shawshank Redemption (1994).
The card trick used in the starting of the film is performed by many magicians in real life.
Isla Fisher told in an interview that her character Henley in the film is “germ phobic”, which explains why she’s wearing gloves throughout the movie.
Dave Franco and Mark Ruffalo throw cards on each other during the fight scene, Dave actually cut Mark’s face.
Woody Harrelson and Jesse Eisenberg worked together before in the film Zombieland (2009) which also starred Emma Stone, Abigail Breslin, Amber Heard and Bill Murray.
There was no female horseman in the original draft of the film.
Amanda Seyfried was considered for the role of Henley Reeves but role ended up with Isla Fisher.
During the hologram appearance in the apartment, if you look a little closer you will see the name of the company “Tri Mark”, who make the movie.
Sir Michael Caine appeared in another magician movie named The Prestige (2006).
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Cast Members of “Now You See Me (2013)”
Jesse Eisenbergh as J. Daniel
Woody Harrelson as Merritt Mckinney
Isla Fisher as Henley Reeves
Dave Franco as Jack Wilder
Mark Rufallo as Dylan Rhodes
Melanie Rolent as Alma Dray
Morgan Freeman as Thaddeus Bradley