In magic, things are never what they appear to be. However, when the credits roll at the end of The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
and you see that the film's story is credited to four different writers, you realize exactly how the misfire you just watched came to be.
Steve Carell stars as the title character, a jaded star on the Vegas strip who has played to sold-out crowds for more than a decade. He's grown bored with his act and his BFF-since-childhood/magic partner Anton (Steve Buscemi). They snipe at each other between illusions, and soon they face both dwindling ticket sales and competition from Steve Gray (Jim Carrey), a Criss Angel/David Blaine typ...