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The Incredible Burt Wonderstone is an inexplicable missed opportunity

Among its many other faults, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone makes a solid case for the old ‘television is better than the movies’ argument. The film is written by four different screenwriters all swimming in television writing experience and directed by a man who has directed almost nothing but television[...]

Jim Carrey opposite Steve Carell in magician comedy?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: He was a surprise guest star on Steve Carell’s final episode of “The Office,” but they never shared the screen in a scene. That’s about to change. Jim Carrey is negotiating to co-star alongside Carell in the New Line comedy “Burt Wonderstone,” Deadline reports. The story revolves[...]

Steve Carell to wave magical wand in New Line comedy

HollywoodNews.com: Thanks to Steve Carell, a project that has been in development for the last four years at New Line, “Burt Wonderstone,” will finally see the light of day. Per Variety, New Line bought the source material, which was a spec entitled “Burt Dickenson: The Most Powerful Magician on Planet Earth”[...]