*spoilers ahead, behind and around the corner*

I'm not gonna spoiler anything in my review but I figured I better go ahead and spoiler lock all of my reviews posts since some comments can quite revealing, even unintentionally.

Two conclusions straight up.

1. I enjoyed watching this movie immensely. It was just as much fun as I was hoping for and will watch again and again and again...

2. The ending twist, for all intents and purposes, was beyond lame and makes me want to shoot someone.

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okay, okay, i'm gonna need to see it again, just to see if there are any giveaways that i missed but jesus, mary and joseph, its simply not possible to that person to be behind everything.

Seriously, i'm gonna make a fan edit of this movie, and it basically revolves around losing the last ten minutes of this thing.

Everything else was super-fantastic. It was Ocean's 11 with magic and everything I hoped for when i first saw the trailer...

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These guys had some serious moves and every one of them nailed. At least to me.

The cops were a bunch of tropes but if you think of them as more playing the 'straight man' to the magicians 'funny guys' then its fairly acceptable, i suppose...

Despite that, it was a flashy, fun, fantastic couple of hours.

Except the concluding 10+ minutes.

Fuck that noise.