4 amazing magicians. 3 impossible heists. 1 billion dollars. This is no illusion.
An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.
ActorsStarring: Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Mélanie Laurent, Isla Fisher, Dave Franco, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Michael Kelly, Common, David Warshofsky, José Garcia, Jessica Lindsey, Caitriona Balfe, Stephanie Honoré, Elias Koteas, Odessa Sykes, Justine Wachsberger
MAGIC! In a blink, Now You See Me’s team arrived in Paris in 2012 for recording some very important scenes from this magical movie.
Stairs of Passy Station in 16th district
In this scene, french actor José Garcia went down the stairs to get the metro Line 6 at Passy Station but he bumped into one of the magicians played by Jesse Eisenberg.
National Opera of Paris – Palais Garnier
While the quartet of magicians was performing on stage in the USA, they sent José Garcia’s character robbing a bank in Paris, nearby the Opera.
Last but not least, the production were shooting a crucial scene in Paris during April 2012 with Mark Ruffalo (Shutter Island, Avengers) and the frenchie Mélanie Laurent (Inglorious Bastards, Enemy). Directed by french director Louis Letterier (Clash of Titans, Danny The Dog), this popular movie finds its last scene on the Pont des Arts aka Lovers Bridge where you could notice love locks on the fences.
Now You See Me – Pont des Arts scene