PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Romance
In turn-of-the-century Vienna, a magician uses his abilities to secure the love of a woman far above his social standing.
The character of Eisenheim is closely based on magician and supposed clairvoyant Erik Jan Hanussen, who was famous in Vienna in the early 20th century. He was murdered by Nazi soldiers in 1933.
woman in audience:
It's her. I know it's her! She wants to tell us something.
As Eisenheim puts stacks of notes into his leather briefcase at the bank, a silver zipper is visible on the bag. Some early prototype of zippers did exist, but were not in common use well into the 20th century.
TRL 247,193 (Turkey) (20 August 2006)
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