Here's the first clip from The Incredible Burt Wonderstone - just Burt Wonderstone to its friends, simply Burt to me - and I smell improvisation.Jim Carrey, Steve Carell and their co-stars Steve Buscemi, Olivia Wilde and Alan Arkin all have the comedy chops to pull funny rabbit after rabbit out of their hats, and I hope[...]
Movie stars I really like lampooning pretentious magicians I really don't.
The parallels between Burt Wonderstone and the British movie Magicians will be obvious from this trailer Thankfully, so will the differences.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=11TzXCWnUao[/youtube]It's nice to see the actors actually do the magic and the film not depend on CG It's also nice to see Alan Arkin again[...]
One of next year's Vegas magic pictures will be Burt Wonderstone This is the one unencumbered by large scale heist action.Steve Carell is starring in the title role, with the help of a lovely wig Also in the cast are Jim Carrey, Olivia Wilde and Steve Buscemi Jason Reitman apparently did a polish draft on the[...]
We'll get more of that, I expect, in the upcoming Burt Wonderstone.One of the few Steve Carell projects in development that the actor actually appears to be sticking with, the film will be about a Las Vegas stage magician, presumably the Mr Wonderstone of the title, who splits with his double act partner He's then[...]