Pharos-Tribune

March 12, 2013

Movie preview: “The Incredible Burt Wonderstone”


Rated: PG-13 for sexual content, dangerous stunts, a drug-related incident and language

Running time: 1 hr 41 min

Cast: Steve Carell, Steve Buscemi, Olivia Wilde, Jim Carrey, James Gandolfini

Plot: Partners for 30 years, illusionists Burt and Anton made the Las Vegas Strip a magical place to be. But lately Burt and Anton’s ticket sales have plummeted right alongside their once-strong partnership, allowing gritty street wizard Steve Gray an opportunity to steal their runic thunder. Now, in order for old dogs Burt and Anton to reclaim their rightful status as the best magicians on the Strip, they must learn some dazzling new tricks, and patch up their fractured friendship in the process.