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5th Feb '17 9:46:41 PM KidDynamite
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* FloatingInABubble: One of the tricks the Horsemen do in the film has Henley floating over the audience in a bubble.
9th Jan '17 12:16:09 AM MarkLungo
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It is about a group of Robin Hood-style magicians called the Four Horsemen. The Horsemen are J. Daniel Atlas (Creator/JesseEisenberg), a professional street magician who specializes in escalating card tricks; Merritt [=McKinney=] (Creator/WoodyHarrelson), a hypnotist, mentalist and mind reader; Henley Reeves (Creator/IslaFisher), an escape artist and the sole woman in the troupe; and Jack Wilder (Dave Franco), a street artist, voice imitator and MasterOfUnlocking. They use their illusions to steal money and give it to their audience despite the impossibility of it. As they become more infamous, an FBI agent and an Interpol detective chase after them.

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It is about a group of Robin Hood-style Myth/RobinHood-style magicians called the Four Horsemen. The Horsemen are J. Daniel Atlas (Creator/JesseEisenberg), a professional street magician who specializes in escalating card tricks; Merritt [=McKinney=] (Creator/WoodyHarrelson), a hypnotist, mentalist and mind reader; Henley Reeves (Creator/IslaFisher), an escape artist and the sole woman in the troupe; and Jack Wilder (Dave Franco), a street artist, voice imitator and MasterOfUnlocking. They use their illusions to steal money and give it to their audience despite the impossibility of it. As they become more infamous, an FBI agent and an Interpol detective chase after them.
22nd Dec '16 5:15:36 PM Zubon
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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: When HypnoFool Evans is mimicking a the violin player, agent Cowan asks what this is, upon which Dylan answers: "I think it's Beethoven's Concerto in D-Major."

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* ComicallyMissingThePoint: When HypnoFool Evans is mimicking a the violin player, agent Cowan asks what this is, upon which Dylan answers: "I think it's Beethoven's Concerto in D-Major."
20th Nov '16 1:56:38 PM Lullaby22
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** During his interrogation, Daniel Atlas smugly tells Dylan that the first rule of magic is to be the smartest one in the room. [[spoiler: Turns out, Dylan really was the smartest one in that room, being the mastermind behind everything.]]
4th Oct '16 12:08:07 AM comfortingnihilism
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** Leonard Shrike was killed trying to restore his reputation with a bigger and better escape act.

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** Leonard Lionel Shrike was killed trying to restore his reputation with a bigger and better escape act.
20th Sep '16 11:01:25 PM foxley
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* StolenByStayingStill: The Horsemen steal a safe by using a large-scale version of a standard vanishing trick to make it appear that the safe is already gone, and laying a false trail that the police chase off after, allowing the Horsemen to remove the safe at leisure.
16th Sep '16 10:41:15 PM PaulA
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* VivaLasVegas: said by Merritt [[spoiler:as they get Etienne Forcier to make a trip as part of their plan/show]]. They even do a show in Las Vegas.
16th Sep '16 7:01:22 PM IDontExist
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* VivaLasVegas: said by Merritt [[spoiler:as they get Etienne Forcier to make a trip as part of their plan/show]]. They even do a show in Las Vegas.
5th Sep '16 10:05:20 AM orrink
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* Foil: Thaddeus to the FBI [[spoiler: though the tables turn towards the end]]
5th Sep '16 10:02:39 AM orrink
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* ShipTease: With Danny and Henley, who were apparently involved at one point in the past; Henley actually got her start as a magician with a job as Danny's assistant. [[spoiler: In their final scene, they join hands before hopping on the carousel.]]

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* ShipTease: With Danny and Henley, who were apparently involved at one point in the past; Henley actually got her start as a magician with a job as Danny's assistant. [[spoiler: In their final scene, they ambiguously join hands before hopping on the carousel.]]
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