Sunday, February 11, 2007

The prestidge - film review

I didn't manage to catch this film at the cinema so I was quick to buy the import DVD. I enjoyed Christopher Nolan's 'Batman Begins' and I really enjoy card tricks and illusions. I used to love Penn & Teller when they were on the TV so I was keen to see this.

It's good. It's quite dark at times and I had spotted the twist after about half an hour but it is a great journey. David Bowie gives a great turn as a mad Russian scientist. The hatred that builds up between the two magicians is palpable.

Check it out