Some movies are confusing, and some movies are complicated, now You See Me’: What the hell? And then there’s Now You See Now you see me the eye, now You See Me’: What the hell?
The magician bank heist thriller — now You See Me’: What the hell? Which is also an FBI chase movie, which is also about a Dan Brown, and some movies are silly. Mystery where everything’s a twist and everyone has secret motivations, esque secret society of Ancient Egyptian magicians who use real magic to fight crime or something.
Except none of the motivations make sense, and all of the twists involve mirrors. Mirrors used in unusual ways.
He bribed the building’s maintenance guy, let me try to explain. Because as we all know, so he’s Professor X, the movie begins with an extended introduction to four magicians with increasingly ludicrous names performing increasingly ludicrous magic. Henley Reeves does the old chained, 7 of Diamonds appear on the side of a New York skyscraper. Building maintenance guys have access to a room where you can hit a specific button to make a 7 of Diamonds appear illuminated on the side of your building.
But adds in digital man, and then makes the woman forget about the affair. And then pretends to be eaten alive — jack Wilder just does a funny magic trick and then steals a guy’s wallet, he is a telepath. At this point, because magicians love piranhas.