|aL'illusionniste|h[videorecording] /|cBull's Eye Entertainment ; Bob Yari Productions ; Contagious Entertainment ; Michael London Productions ; Stillking Films ; produced by Brian Koppelman, David Levien, Michael London, Cathy Schulman, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Neil Burger ; directed by Neil Burger.
|aTaipei :|bJia Shiun,|c
|a1 videodisc (80 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the short story "Eisenheim, the illusionist" by Steven Millhauser.
|aOriginally released as motion picture in 2006.
|aIncludes reversible insert in French.
|aSpecial features: commentary by writer/director Neil Burger; The making-of 'The illusionist' featurette; Jessica Biel on 'The illusionist' featurette.
|aDirector of photography, Dick Pope.
|aEdward Norton, Paul Giamatti, Jessica Biel, Rufus Sewell, Eddie Marsan, Jake Wood, Tom Fisher.
|aThe acclaimed illusionist Eisenheim has not only captured the imaginations of all of Vienna, but also the interest of the ambitious Crown Prince Leopold. When Leopold's new fiancee rekindles a childhood fascination with Eisenheim, the Prince's interest evolves into obsession. Suddenly the city's Chief Inspector finds himself investigating a shocking crime. But even as the Inspector engages him in a dramatic challenge of wills, Eisenheim prepares for the most impressive illusion yet.
|aMPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexuality and violence |a CHV rating: PG.
|aDVD; region 1; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
|aIn English with optional French language tracks and English or French subtitles.
|aMillhauser, Steven.|tEisenheim, the illusionist.
|aHallucinations and illusions|zAustria|zVienna|vDrama.