Wizard movies often take us back to our childhood. Because magicians were the magical characters of our childhood. They would stole us away from us with their shows. They get us to fascinate them. Thanks to wizard movies, these magical shows are at home whenever we wish. We have compiled for you the 10 best magician movies liked by the audience. We wish you a good viewing.
1) The Prestige – (2006) | IMDb: 8.5
Director: Christopher Nolan
Players: Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman, Scarlett Johansson
Among the wizard movies, the most liked movie by the audience is Prestige. 19. Robert Angier, a magician’s assistant in London at the end of the 19th century, his wife Julia McCullough and Alfred Borden are very close friends. During a show, Julia dies. Robert sees Alfred as responsible for this death. Thereupon, their friendship turns into enmity. The duo, whose paths diverged, became two magicians who gained fame after years. Robert chases down a trick Alfred did. The animosity between them deepens day by day.
2) Howl’s Moving Castle – (2004) | IMDb: 8.2
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Dubbing: Chieko Baisho, Takuya Kimura, Tatsuya Gashuin
Sophie is a teenager fascinated by a witch. The witch turns her into a 90-year-old woman. Nobody knows this state. Falling into a deep depression, Sophie moves in with a wizard named Howl who lives in a castle. They gather their forces with someone else who has been subjected to the same spell and try to lift the curse on them. While they are doing this work, war breaks out in the country. Their struggles are no longer individual. On the other hand, they start to fight for their country. If you want both a movie and animation among the magician movies, you should definitely watch it.
3) The Wizard of Oz – (1939) | IMDb: 8.0
Director: Victor Fleming
Players: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger
Dorothy Gale spends her days happily on a farm in Kansas. One day, a tornado begins to drag his house. When he opens his eyes, he finds himself in a strange village. Before he realizes what happened, he learns that he is been after the cursed oriental witch. However, he is not alone in this process. The good witch Glinda is with Dorothy. She advises him to go to the Wizard of Oz.
4) The Illusionist – (2006) | IMDb: 7.6
Director: Neil Burger
Players: Edward Norton, Jessica Biel, Paul Giamatti
Sophia grows up in an aristocratic family. Eisenheim is the son of a carpenter family. The love of these two, who are in love with each other, does not receive a positive reaction from the environment. Thereupon, Eisenheim leaves his country. He travels around the world for years and returns to his country as a magician about fifteen years later. When he meets Sophia, he realizes that his old love is still alive. Sophia is still in love, too. However, she is now engaged to a prince. A struggle begins between her fiancee, Prince Leopold, and the magician.
5) Hokkabaz – The Juggler (2006) | IMDb: 7.4
Director: Ali Taner Baltaci, Cem Yilmaz
Players: Cem Yilmaz, Mazhar Alanson, Ozlem Tekin
İskender is a young man who claims to be a good magician. But nobody around him believes him. His father doesn’t like what his son does. One day, the father has to go on a tour with his son. The father and son, who do not really know each other, discover their different sides.
6) Now You See Me – (2013) | IMDb: 7.2
Director: Louis Leterrier
Players: Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Mark Ruffalo
Imagine the world’s best magicians getting together. How great would that be, right? Yes, it would be great for stage performances. But what if this group uses their power to steal? FBI Agent Dylan goes after this gang, which steals the money of its followers who access the systems of the banks. A relentless struggle begins.
7) The Sorcerer’s Apprentice – (2010) | IMDb: 6.1
Director: Jon Turtletaub
Players: Nicolas CageJay BaruchelAlfred Molina
Balthazar Blake is a master magician trying to protect his city from Maxim Horvath. He thinks he can’t fight this scramble alone and takes Dave Stutler with him. He teaches him everything he knows. They are now much stronger in combat. Meanwhile, Dave also gets into a fight for Becky, the girl he fell in love with.
8) The Golden Compass – (2007) | IMDb: 6.1
Director: Chris Weitz
Players: Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Dakota Blue Richards
Imagine a world where creatures from different realms live together. In this world, Lyra’s best friend is a genie. The two hear information they shouldn’t have heard at school. Then, a friend of Lyra’s is kidnapped. Many difficult struggles await Lyra, who is chasing her kidnapped friend.
9) Dhoom: 3 (2013) | IMDb: 5.4
Director: Vijay Krishna Acharya
Players: Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Abhishek Bachchan
Sahir works in the circus with his father from an early age. His biggest dream is to become a very good magician one day. The circus they work for is about to go under. His father then takes out a loan from the bank to save the circus. However, it is impossible to pay the debt. The man who can’t pay the debt can’t stand it anymore and commits suicide. After his father’s suicide, Sahir has only one goal. To avenge his father. For this, he engages the robbery by using all his magic skills.
10) Snow White and The Huntsman – (2012) | IMDb: 6.1
Director: Rupert Sanders
Players: Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron
Does anyone know the story of Snow White? Our hero, whose fairy tales we listened to as a child, appears on the big screen this time. The wicked witch hires a hunter to kill the prettier princess. But the princess has the power to save the world. The hunter cannot kill him. The beautiful princess struggles to the best of her ability to save her people from the darkness. The movie that will take you back to your childhood with its screenplay among the wizard movies 🙂
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