Magician Movies

List of the best movies about magicians according to visitors: Now You See Me 2, The Prestige, The Illusionist, Now You See Me, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, Red Lights, Is Anybody There?, Magicians, Oz: The Great and Powerful, The Great Mystical Circus.

In the top there are new films of 2018, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, adventure, crime, detective
CountryUSA, France
CharactersMagician, Superhero, Spy, Scammers, Bodyguards
PlotMartial Arts, Robbery, Fight, Magic, Sects
PlacePrison, Aircraft
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Smart, Tense

One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.

The Prestige (2006)
Markimdb: 8.5
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersMagician, Wizards, Scammers, Brothers, Twins
PlotLove, Magic, Jealousy, Obsession, Mystery
PlaceEngland, London, Court
Time19th century
StyleWorth watching, Unexpected ending, Fascinating, Atmospheric, Action

A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.

The Illusionist (2006)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Czech Republic
CharactersMagician, Wizards, Police, Friends
PlotAdventure, Love, Magic, Death, Jealousy
PlaceMansions, Castle
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Atmospheric, Twisted plot, Psychological problems

With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged inspector.

Now You See Me (2013)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, crime, detective
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersMagician, Wizards, FBI, Scammers, Thieves
PlotBank robbery, Love, Robbery, Magic, Revenge
PlacePrison, New York, USA
StyleUnexpected ending, Smart, Intellectual

An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersMagician, Wizards, Partners, Artists
PlotRivalry, Hypnosis, Friendship

After breaking up with his longtime stage partner, a famous but jaded Vegas magician fights for relevance when a new, "hip" street magician appears on the scene.

Red Lights (2012)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountrySpain, USA

Two investigators of paranormal hoaxes, the veteran Dr. Margaret Matheson and her young assistant, Tom Buckley, study the most varied metaphysical phenomena with the aim of proving their fraudulent origins. Simon Silver, a legendary blind psychic, reappears after an enigmatic absence of 30 years to become the greatest international challenge to both orthodox science and professional sceptics. Tom starts to develop an intense obsession with Silver, whose magnetism becomes stronger with each new manifestation of inexplicable events. As Tom gets closer to Silver, tension mounts, and his worldview is threatened to its core.

Is Anybody There? (2009)
Markimdb: 6.7
CountryUnited Kingdom

A young boy who lives in an old folks' home strikes up a friendship with a retired magician.

Magicians (2007)
Markimdb: 6
CountryUnited Kingdom

A pair of rivaling stage magicians are forced to confront their falling out over a guillotine mishap when they compete in a magic competition.

Oz: The Great and Powerful (2013)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CharactersMagician, Witch, Wizards, Family, Heroes
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Magic
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleDisney, Exciting, Light, Fairy tales

Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus illusionist and con-artist, is whisked from Kansas to the Land of Oz where the inhabitants assume he's the great wizard of prophecy, there to save Oz from the clutches of evil.

The Great Mystical Circus (2018)
Markimdb: 5.1
CountryBrazil, Portugal, France

The story of five generations of the same family-owned circus. From the inauguration of The Great Mystical Circus in 1910 up to present day, the adventures and loves of the Knieps family, from their prime through to their decadence, up until the surprise ending. A film in which reality and fantasy come together in a mystical universe.