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The Illusionist

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Set in early 20th-century Vienna, a stage magician uses his magic to win back the great love of his life from a brutal enemy, her fiance, who is also the powerful crowned prince of Austria.
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What (director Neil) Burger and his colleagues have done is to entrance us with a richly acted, beautifully produced story.
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Dark, dazzling turns by Edward Norton and Paul Giamatti, and Jessica Biel makes it achingly romantic.
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The line between truth and illusion is blurred so persuasively that for a moment or two, you may even believe that a romantic costume drama could stand up to all those special-effects blockbusters in the dog days of summer.
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If nothing else, The Illusionist is worth watching solely for Giamatti's Oscar-caliber performance.
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The story may be less than credible, but the performances are mostly good, and Giamatti makes an especially strong showing.
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