Want to behold the glory that is 'The Illusionist' in the comfort of your own home? Hunting down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Neil Burger-directed movie via subscription can be difficult, so we here at Moviefone want to take the pressure off.
We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription choices - along with the availability of 'The Illusionist' on each platform. Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty of how you can watch 'The Illusionist' right now, here are some details about the Yari Film Group mystery flick.
Released August 18, 2006, 'The Illusionist' stars Ed Norton, Paul Giamatti, Jessica Biel, Rufus Sewell. The PG-13 movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 50 min, and received a score of 68 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from 37 respected critics.
Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "A master magician named Eisenheim (Edward Norton) vies with Crown Prince Leopold (Rufus Sewell) of Vienna for the hand of noblewoman Sophie (Jessica Biel), the girl he once loved. He brings his considerable powers to bear on the prince, as she is about to be named royal fiancee. However, a police inspector named Uhl (Paul Giamatti) tries to warn Eisenheim that he is playing a very dangerous game."