The Illusionist (2010)

The Illusionist is a 2010 British-French animated film directed by Sylvain Chomet. The film is based on an unproduced script that the French mime, director and actor Jacques Tati had written in 1956 as a personal letter to his estranged eldest daughter, Helga Marie-Jeanne Schiel. The plot revolves around a struggling illusionist who visits an isolated community and meets a young lady who is convinced that he is a real magician. The film is set in Scotland in the late 1950s.

Original Title: L'illusionniste
Rating: 8 Star Rating: 8
Language: English, French, gd, Spanish
Release Date: 12/25/2010
Budget: $18,000,000
Revenue: $2,231,024
Runtime: 80 mins
Status: Released
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Animation Drama Fantasy Foreign