Rough Magic
Rough Magic (1997)

Director Clare Peploe (wife of Bernardo Bertolucci) adapted this blend of noir mystery and magical realism from the story Miss Shumway Waves a Wand by James Hadley Chase. Bridget Fonda stars as Myra Shumway, an apprentice to a magician… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: August 6, 2002
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Mike Clark
USA Today

Rough going.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Wild and zany film that mixes comedy with the magic realism of Latin American novels.

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Dean McKenna
This very strange brew of <i>film noir,</i> magic realism, and screwball adventure is an entetaining mess.
Doctor Strangeblog
What an oddball of a movie! Set during the early '60s but plays more like a detective story from the '40s, at least during the first half. Bridget… More