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Now You See Me 2 (2016)

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The Four Horsemen resurface and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet.

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One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public's adulation with their Robin Hood-style magic spectacles, The Four Horsemen resurface for a comeback performance in hopes of exposing the unethical practices of a tech magnate. The man behind their vanishing act is none other than Walter Mabry, a tech prodigy who threatens the Horsemen into pulling off their most impossible heist yet. Their only hope is to perform one last unprecedented stunt to clear their names and reveal the mastermind behind it all. Written by Production

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Rated PG-13 for violence and some language | See all certifications »

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10 June 2016 (USA)  »

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Now You See Me: The Second Act  »

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Budget:

$90,000,000 (estimated)

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$22,383,146 (USA) (10 June 2016)

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$65,030,563 (USA) (19 August 2016)
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A third installment of the Now You See Me franchise was announced over a year before this movie and is set to come out 2017/18. See more »

Goofs

In the prison cell scene with Thaddeus and Dylan discussing matters the wall clock visible behind Dylan shows approx 5mins to 8 O'clock. In the last shot of the scene the clock shows approx 10mins to 8 O'clock, presumably having been reset for the scene but to the wrong time to maintain continuity. See more »

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Arthur Tressler: Hell is going to seem like a day at the spa by the time we're through with these Horsemen, wouldn't you say?
Walter Mabry: You had me at "Hell."
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Written by Jay Chou (as Jay Chou Chieh-Lun), Vincent Fang (as Fang Wen-Shan)
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Disappointing
11 June 2016 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

the first movie was good, i love it in fact. All the tricks were kinda impossible, but at least its all make sense after they showed us how they did it and added with an interesting plot twist at the end. Now you see me 2, however, went to the next level of bull tricks and meaningless story line with "crunchy" jokes. It was boring and confusing. I wasted 2 hours for nothing.

I used to think that the characters in the first movie were good and well tough out - they were good as a team and fun to be watched. Now, they are just annoying and try soooo hard to look cool with their crappy dialogue and outrageous tricks. Its a movie about magicians right? Not witches nor wizards. I mean, can they really throwing cards from one to another without anyone noticing? Can a card slide through your body that easily?

To summarise, the movie is bad in everything (story line, acting, dialogue) Don't even bother to watch it.


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