About that "Magic Castle" Movie...

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Postby Richard Kaufman » 11/08/12 11:35 PM

On Collider:
http://collider.com/mcg-magic-castle-movie/209684/
The director has been named: McG.

Subject to change, of course, since this is Hollywood.
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Postby Tom Moore » 11/09/12 12:23 PM

oh dear... we should all probably lower our expectations now and still be prepared to be disappointed.
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Postby erdnasephile » 11/09/12 12:44 PM

Ugh...seems like an against-type choice.

I guess we'll have to wait and see.

On a related note: has there ever been a movie centered around non-Harry Potter magicians that has been a bona fide hit?

The only decent one I can recall is "The Illusionist" (and maybe "The Prestige" as a distant second), but those were both period pieces.
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Postby AJM » 11/09/12 06:04 PM

McG - 'nuff said...
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