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The Resource The illusionist, Bull's Eye Entertainment ; Bob Yari Productions ; Contagious Entertainment ; Michael London Productions ; Stillking Films ; produced by Brian Koppelman, David Levien, Michael London, Cathy Schulman, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Neil Burger ; directed by Neil Burger

The illusionist, Bull's Eye Entertainment ; Bob Yari Productions ; Contagious Entertainment ; Michael London Productions ; Stillking Films ; produced by Brian Koppelman, David Levien, Michael London, Cathy Schulman, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Neil Burger ; directed by Neil Burger

Label
The illusionist
Title
The illusionist
Statement of responsibility
Bull's Eye Entertainment ; Bob Yari Productions ; Contagious Entertainment ; Michael London Productions ; Stillking Films ; produced by Brian Koppelman, David Levien, Michael London, Cathy Schulman, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Neil Burger ; directed by Neil Burger
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The acclaimed illusionist Eisenheim has not only captured the imaginations of all of Vienna, but also the interest of the ambitious Crown Prince Leopold. When Leopold's new fianc<U+00d4>ee rekindles a childhood fascination with Eisenheim, the Prince's interest evolves into obsession. Suddenly the city's Chief Inspector finds himself investigating a shocking crime. But even as the Inspector engages him in a dramatic challenge of wills, Eisenheim prepares for the most impressive illusion yet
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Dick Pope ; editor, Naomi Geraghty ; music, Philip Glass ; costume designer, Ngila Dickson ; production designer, Ondrej Nekvasil
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexuality and violence
Language note
  • In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
.I4587566578 2006
PerformerNote
Edward Norton, Paul Giamatti, Jessica Biel, Rufus Sewell, Eddie Marsan, Jake Wood, Tom Fisher
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1982-
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burger, Neil
  • Norton, Edward
  • Giamatti, Paul
  • Biel, Jessica
  • Sewell, Rufus
  • Marsan, Eddie
  • Wood, Jake
  • Fisher, Tom
  • Pope, Dick
  • Geraghty, Naomi
  • Glass, Philip
  • Millhauser, Steven
  • Bull's Eye Entertainment
  • Bob Yari Productions
  • Contagious Entertainment (Firm)
  • Michael London Productions (Firm)
  • Stillking Films (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magicians
  • Hallucinations and illusions
  • Magic tricks
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminal investigation
  • Vienna (Austria)
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVD videodisc
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The illusionist, Bull's Eye Entertainment ; Bob Yari Productions ; Contagious Entertainment ; Michael London Productions ; Stillking Films ; produced by Brian Koppelman, David Levien, Michael London, Cathy Schulman, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Neil Burger ; directed by Neil Burger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story "Eisenheim, the illusionist" by Steven Millhauser
  • DVD release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Special features: commentary by writer/director Neil Burger ; The making-of 'The illusionist' featurette ; Jessica Biel on 'The illusionist' featurette ; trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543402374
  • 024543423348
  • 024543420026
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2240237
  • 2242334
  • 2242002
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm74813552
  • (OCoLC)989928139
  • 703175
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The illusionist, Bull's Eye Entertainment ; Bob Yari Productions ; Contagious Entertainment ; Michael London Productions ; Stillking Films ; produced by Brian Koppelman, David Levien, Michael London, Cathy Schulman, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Neil Burger ; directed by Neil Burger
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story "Eisenheim, the illusionist" by Steven Millhauser
  • DVD release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Special features: commentary by writer/director Neil Burger ; The making-of 'The illusionist' featurette ; Jessica Biel on 'The illusionist' featurette ; trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543402374
  • 024543423348
  • 024543420026
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2240237
  • 2242334
  • 2242002
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm74813552
  • (OCoLC)989928139
  • 703175
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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