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An art auctioneer becomes mixed up with a group of criminals partners with a hypnotherapist in order to recover a lost painting.

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Cast

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Simon
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Franck
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Elizabeth
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Nate
Matt Cross ...
Dominic
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Riz
Mark Poltimore ...
Francis Lemaitre
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Young Woman in Red Car
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Surgeon
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Security Guard #1
Tony Jayawardena ...
Security Guard #2
Vincent Montuel ...
Handsome Waiter
Jai Rajani ...
Car Park Attendant
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60's Robber
Gursharan Chaggar ...
Postman
Edward Rising ...
60's Auctioneer
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Paramedic
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Office Assistant (uncredited)
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Auction Punter (uncredited)
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Front Row Art Auction Buyer (uncredited)
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(uncredited)
Simone Liebman ...
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Jose Pecino ...
Auction Buyer (uncredited)
Alex Roseman ...
Waiter (uncredited)
Shane Salter ...
Art Auction Worker (uncredited)
Mark Shrimpton ...
Police Officer (uncredited)
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Auction Attendance (uncredited)
Kelvin Wise ...
Fireman (uncredited)

Directed by

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Danny Boyle

Written by

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Joe Ahearne ... (screenplay) and
John Hodge ... (screenplay)
 
Joe Ahearne ... (story)

Produced by

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Bernard Bellew ... executive producer
Christian Colson ... producer
François Ivernel ... executive producer
Cameron McCracken ... executive producer
Diarmuid McKeown ... associate producer
Steven Rales ... executive producer
Tessa Ross ... executive producer
Mark Roybal ... executive producer
Raphaël Benoliel ... line producer: France (uncredited)
Danny Boyle ... producer (uncredited)

Music by

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Rick Smith

Cinematography by

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Anthony Dod Mantle ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Jon Harris

Editorial Department

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Matt Adams ... digital intermediate consultant
Ruth Antoine ... second assistant editor
Mike Austin ... post production & technical operations
Michael Crusz ... digital intermediate data department
Charlotte Dean ... post-production coordinator
Sascha Dhillon ... first assistant editor
Dan Dolan ... digital recording
Tamsin Jeffrey ... assembly editor
David Johnston ... digital intermediate editor
Todd Kleparski ... senior digital intermediate producer
Tim Maxwell ... digital mastering
Katie McCulloch ... digital intermediate data department
Dan Mulligan ... digital front end manager
Cliff Thomas ... digital recording
Matt Watson ... digital intermediate editor
Matthew Benns ... data operations manager (uncredited)
Lawrence Donello ... assistant editor: Technicolor (uncredited)
Danny Gagatt ... post production consultant (uncredited)
Chema Gomez ... digital dailies: Technicolor (uncredited)
Miguel Lloro Javierre ... assistant editor: Technicolor (uncredited)
Ben Mills ... assistant editor: Technicolor (uncredited)
Lance Spindler ... color timer (uncredited)
Jonathan Sykes ... data management (uncredited)

Casting By

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Donna Isaacson
Gail Stevens

Production Design by

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Mark Tildesley

Art Direction by

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Katrina Mackay ... (as Katrina Dunn)
Denis Schnegg ... supervising art director

Set Decoration by

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Dominic Capon

Costume Design by

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Suttirat Anne Larlarb ... (as Suttirat Larlarb)

Makeup Department

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Christine Blundell ... hair designer / makeup designer
Chris Clarke ... prosthetics technician
Paula Eden ... prosthetics technician
Andy Garner ... prosthetics technician
Adrian Getley ... prosthetics technician
Alexandra Joyce ... junior makeup artist (as Alex Joyce)
Chloe Meddings ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Dee Sherwood-Wallace ... prosthetics technician (as Dee Sherwood Wallace)
Kevin Walker ... prosthetics technician
Cliff Wallace ... prosthetics designer
Lesa Warrener ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Catriona Johnstone ... crowd hair/makeup artist: daily (uncredited)
Stephanie Lynne Smith ... junior makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management

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Tania Blunden ... post-production supervisor
John David Gunkle ... unit manager
Joan Schneider ... unit production manager
Kevin Jenkins ... unit manager: re-shoots (uncredited)
Matthieu Rubin ... production manager: France (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Danielle Bennett ... second assistant director: second unit
Tamana Bleasdale ... first assistant director: second unit
Carlos Fidel ... second assistant director
Clare Glass ... second assistant director: second unit
Jamie Seymour ... floor runner
Richard Styles ... first assistant director
Richard Wilson ... third assistant director
Mark Gillespie ... third assistant director: crowd (uncredited)
Chris Judd ... second assistant director: additional pick-ups (uncredited)

Art Department

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Jess Alexander ... graphic artist
Laura Barden ... art department runner
Jon Bates ... art department assistant (as Jon-Claude Bates)
Jo Berglund ... assistant set decorator
Charlie Cobb ... fine art painter
Arwel Evans ... stand-by art director
Jools Faiers ... graphic artist
Alice Felton ... set decoration: dailies
Kristian Flory ... stand-by carpenter: second unit
Mark Fruin ... stand-by props: second unit
Brendan Houghton ... storyboard artist
Bethan Jones ... assistant art director
Josh Jones ... stand-by carpenter
Mark Kimber ... prop hand
Harry Metcalfe ... construction manager
Christopher James Miller ... dressing prophand
Warren Parkinson ... dressing prophand
Ross Passfield ... props trainee
Alan Payne ... art director: graphics
Sophie Phillips ... set decoration: dailies
Kathryn Pyle ... production buyer
Paul Robinson ... stand-by props
Mary Pat Sheahan ... stand-by painter
Pete Steward ... stand-by carpenter (as Peter Steward)
Terry Wells ... storeman
Clive Wilson ... chargehand stand-by props
Roger Dengate ... CAD & steel fabrication (uncredited)
Stephen Doyle ... props (uncredited)
Su Whitaker ... senior art director (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Hugo Adams ... foley editor
Niv Adiri ... re-recording mixer / sound effects editor
Mark Appleby ... adr recordist
Ben Barker ... sound effects editor
Simone Corelli ... re-recording sound mixer: foreign version
Gillian Dodders ... adr editor / dialogue editor
Arthur Fenn ... boom operator
Danny Freemantle ... sound effects editor
Glenn Freemantle ... sound designer / supervising sound editor
Nick Freemantle ... assistant sound editor (as Nicholas Freemantle) / assistant sound editor
James Gibb ... sound assistant
Peter Gleaves ... adr recordist
John Hayes ... sound mixer: second unit
Simon Hayes ... production sound mixer
Eilam Hoffman ... sound effects editor
Robin Johnson ... sound maintenance
Andrea King ... foley artist
Adam Mendez ... foley recordist
Emilie O'Connor ... assistant sound editor
Timothy Siddall ... sound mix technician
Jack Stew ... foley artist
Ian Tapp ... re-recording mixer
P.J. Corvus ... audio technical support (uncredited)
Duncan Craig ... sound assistant: dailies (uncredited)
Emmet O'Donnell ... adr recordist (uncredited)
Andrew Rowe ... boom operator: additional photography (uncredited)
Paul Schwartz ... boom operator: second unit (uncredited)
John Soukup ... sound transfer (uncredited)
Richard Stockdale ... dolby sound consultant (uncredited)
Nick Watson ... sound consultant: Dolby (uncredited)
Mike Weber ... adr recordist (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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Richard Conway ... special effects supervisor
Jennifer Groves ... special effects assistant
Curtis Iggulden ... special effects technician
Jack Longmate ... special effects technician (as Jack Whinnett)
Nick Smith ... senior special effects technician
Mark White ... senior special effects technician (as Mark 'Chalky' White)
Catherine Mednick ... lifecast: James McAvoy (uncredited)
John Schoonraad ... lifecast: James McAvoy (uncredited)
Mark White ... floor supervisor (uncredited)

Visual Effects by

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Huseyin Caner ... visual effects supervisor
Tim Caplan ... visual effects producer
Sandra Chocholska ... visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects
Mitch Crease ... visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects
Jesus Garrido ... visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects (as Jesus Garrido Guisado)
Adam Gascoyne ... visual effects supervisor
Ines Li ... visual effects production assistant: Union Visual Effects (as Ines Li Ying)
Toby Lloyd ... visual effects editor (as Tobias Lloyd)
Kaveh Montazer ... visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects
Mervyn New ... lead visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects
Nikul Patel ... visual effects
Maria Peralta Ramos ... visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects
Victor Perez ... visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects
Kim Ranzani ... visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects
Iain Read ... visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects
James Roberts ... visual effects artist: Union Visual Effects
Jean-Clement Soret ... digital colourist
Noga Alon Stein ... visual effects coordinator: Union Visual Effects
Andrew Harvey ... digital artist (uncredited)

Stunts

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Lloyd Bass ... stunts
Nellie Burroughes ... stunts
Stephanie Carey ... stunts
James Cox ... stunts
Richard Dwyer ... stunts
Lyndon S. Hellewell ... stunts (as Lyndon Stewart Hellewell)
Gary Kane ... stunts
Paul Kulik ... stunts
Erol Mehmet ... stunts
Matt Price ... stunts
Andy Smart ... stunts
Julian Spencer ... stunt coordinator
Tony Van Silva ... stunts
Nellie Burroughes ... stunt double: Rosario Dawson (uncredited)
Stephanie Carey ... stunt double: Double Rosario Dawson (uncredited)
James Cox ... stunt double: Vincent Cassel (uncredited)
Paul Kulik ... stunt double: James Mcavoy (uncredited)
Andy Smart ... assistant stunt coordinator (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Chris Allkins ... electrician
Susie Allnutt ... still photographer (as Susan Allnutt)
John Bailie ... first assistant camera: second unit
David Bird ... central loader
Dean Burch ... stand-by rigger: second unit
Dan Carling ... digital imaging technician
Sean Connor ... underwater cameraman
Darren Coomber ... stand-by rigger
Christopher Craig ... desk operator (as Chris Craig)
Anthony Cupples ... electrician
Ash Daniyan ... digital lab technician
David Draper ... key grip: second unit (as Dave Draper)
Warren Ewen ... rigging gaffer
Conor Finlay ... rigging electrician (as Conner Finley)
Steve Foster ... rigging electrician
Scot Gill ... hod construction rigger
Peter Goddard ... rigging electrician
Tony Gorden ... rigging electrician
David Gray ... stand-by rigger
Woody Gregson ... second assistant camera: second unit
Darren Harvey ... location gaffer
Niels Reedtz Johansen ... camera operator: second unit / director of photography: second unit
Nye Jones ... digital imaging technician: second unit
Lizzie Kelly ... video assist operator
Lee Knight ... 2nd unit / gaffer: second unit
Henry Landgrebe ... second assistant camera: "a" camera (as Henry J. Landgrebe)
Rupert Lloyd-Parry ... key grip (as Rupert Lloyd Parry)
Marc-Jason Maier ... digital imaging technician assistant
Andy Mountain ... desk operator
Peter Myslowski ... grip
Thomas Neivelt ... gaffer
David Penfold ... first assistant camera: second unit
Becky Pescod ... camera trainee dailies
Steve Petrie ... video assist: second unit
Alastair Rae ... camera operator: "b" camera / steadicam operator
Paul Sharp ... electrician
Paul Snell ... second assistant camera: "b" camera
James Starr ... assistant video assist operator
Paul Stewart ... rigging electrician
Luke Stone ... grip: "b" camera
Brian Sullivan ... electrician
Alex Teale ... camera trainee: second unit
Nick C. Teulon ... grip trainee
Greg Thevenot ... second assistant camera: second unit, New York
Simon Tindall ... first assistant camera: "a" camera
John Watters ... first assistant camera: 'b' camera
Dan West ... second assistant camera: second unit
Gabriel Albuquerque ... camera trainee: dailies, second unit (uncredited)
Alex Bender ... camera trainee: dailies (uncredited)
Jason Berman ... phantom technician: second unit (uncredited)
Alex Brown ... lighting technician (uncredited)
Quentin Brown ... digital lab technician: camera array plates dailies (uncredited)
Jp Caldeano ... camera technical support (uncredited)
Jake Capistron ... eclipse technician (uncredited)
Mike Farr ... lighting balloon technician (uncredited)
Michael Hannan ... additional "a" camera second assistant: second unit (uncredited)
Ian Jackson ... camera trainee: dailies (uncredited)
Dora Krolikowska ... second assistant: "c" camera, dailies (uncredited)
David Littlejohns ... grip: dailies (uncredited)
John Marzano ... aerial director of photography (uncredited)
Danny McGee ... practical electrician (uncredited)
Jordan Perry ... lighting technician (uncredited)
Stephen Price ... phantom technician (uncredited)
Cenay Said ... camera trainee dailies (uncredited)
Richard B. Shean ... additional video operator (uncredited)
Alex Soria ... dit trainee (uncredited)
Tom Stansfield ... daily grip trainee (uncredited)
Joe Steel ... digital imaging technician: additional photography (uncredited)
Paul Swann ... camera and equipment support (uncredited)
Benjamin Michael Wearing ... digital imaging technician assistant: second unit (uncredited)
Harry Wiggins ... lighting gaffer: additional photography (uncredited)
Glyn Williams ... first assistant camera: aerial unit (uncredited)
Jessica Wray ... camera trainee: additional photography (uncredited)

Casting Department

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Solomon Artistes ... extras casting
Rebecca Farhall ... casting assistant: UK
Sherlan N. Koloi ... casting associate (uncredited)
Jason Montgomery ... casting associate (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Sonia Booth ... costume trainee
Bruno de Santa ... set costumer
Anna Lau ... costume: additional photography
Michael Mooney ... assistant costume designer
Marnie Ormiston ... set costumer
Claire Hardaker ... costume assistant (uncredited)
Heidi McQueen-Prentice ... costume assistant (uncredited)

Location Management

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Damon Crane ... assistant location manager
Rebecca Davis ... location scout
Arnaud Duterque ... location manager
Alex Gladstone ... location manager
Stephen Parker ... location assistant / location manager: additional photography (as Stephen G. Parker)
Ben Piltz ... location manager: second unit
Matt Risebrow ... location assistant: re-shoots (as Matthew Risebrow)
Charlotte Wright ... location manager
Megan Cooke ... location runner (uncredited)

Music Department

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Jamie Ashton ... assistant engineer
John Barrett ... assistant engineer
Mark Berrow ... musician: violin
Rachel Bolt ... viola
Kris Burton ... studio assistant: Rick Smith
Paul Clarvis ... musician: percussion
Peter Cobbin ... music mixer
Simon Gogerly ... musician: additional guitars & bass
Isobel Griffiths ... orchestra contractor
Allan Jenkins ... music editor
Wil Malone ... orchestral arrangements
Perry Montague-Mason ... orchestra leader
Kirsty Whalley ... music mixer
Lucy Whalley ... assistant orchestra contractor
Bruce White ... musician: viola
Vicki Williams ... music clearances
John Barrett ... scoring protools engineer (uncredited)
Patrick Houlihan ... music executive (uncredited)
Toby Hulbert ... scoring protools engineer (uncredited)

Transportation Department

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Jimmy Carruthers ... transportation captain
Martin Birmingham ... transportation co-captain (uncredited)
Simon Burgess ... facilities captain (uncredited)
Simon Dennis ... driver: cast (uncredited)
Bohdan Stoklasa ... facilities driver (uncredited)
Dave Williams ... transport facilities manager (uncredited)

Other crew

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Tom Ackerley ... set production assistant
Hailu Asfaw ... head chef
George Batchelor ... set production assistant
Linda Bowen ... assistant post-production accountant
Monique Brown ... production office runner
Lee Bye ... distribution & technical: Pathé
Neil Chaplin ... production financial controller
James Clarke ... finance: Pathé
Marcia Clarke ... set production assistant
Jamie Cook ... catering manager
Sekani Doram ... set production assistant
Pierre Du Plessis ... business affairs: Pathé
Mary-Ann Durant ... accounts trainee
Gaia Elkington ... assistant: Danny Boyle and Christian Colson
John Ensby ... lab contact: Technicolor Creative Services
Elton Farla ... on-set medic
Annie Foley ... catering manager
Fiona Garland ... production coordinator
Constantine Gregory ... dialect coach
Richard Gunner ... diver
Dominique Haidar ... represented by: Pathé
Tarn Harper ... post-production accountant
Mick Hurrell ... health & safety officer
James Littmann ... production secretary
Fiona McGuire ... production: Pathé
Richard Neale ... on-set computer technician: CompuHire
David Oakley ... hypnosis consultant
Katie Organ ... for: Pathe
Sylvia Parker ... script supervisor
Malcolm Pearce ... health & safety adviser
Neil Pierson ... assistant accountant
Mark Poltimore ... auction consultant
Asha Radwan ... clearances assistant
Claire Robertson ... production accountant
Renaud Schiff ... production assistant: France
Kate Selby ... set production assistant
Jamie Seymour ... runner
Cassandra Sigsgaard ... script clearances
Reece Smith ... dive team assistant
Jack Smyth ... runner
Pippa Suren ... assistant production coordinator
Alexander Thompson ... work experience runner (uncredited)
Ian Thomson ... unit publicist
Derek Townshend ... insurance broker
Lucy Ward ... script supervisor: second unit
Jeremy Bau ... assistant: location manager, France (uncredited)
Georgia Charter ... work experience runner (uncredited)
Hannah Collett ... production coordinator: pick ups (uncredited)
Jessica Corlett ... floor runner: crowd (uncredited)
James Davidson ... additional runner (uncredited)
Mark Davies ... head of security (uncredited)
Jason Devil ... set security (uncredited)
Dave Fishlock ... fireman (uncredited)
Lucia Foster Found ... aerial operations coordinator (uncredited)
Ben Hope ... security (uncredited)
Carlton Jarvis ... set medical advisor (uncredited)
Laurie Mahon ... production assistant (uncredited)
Ali Moshref ... production executive: completion guarantor (uncredited)
Michael D. Nes ... project manager: Deluxe Digital Cinema (uncredited)
Teresa Orlando ... floor runner: second unit (uncredited)
Nicolas Piechaczek ... production staff (uncredited)
Craig Pinney ... production assistant (uncredited)
Tom Reynolds ... floor runner: crowd (uncredited)
Ben Rothwell ... armourer (uncredited)
Will Samuelson ... helicopter pilot (uncredited)
Andy Stephens ... aerial operations manager (uncredited)
Yasmin Stewart ... production assistant: dailies (uncredited)
Geraldine Sylvestre-Bru ... assistant: Vincent Cassel (uncredited)
Noelle Volpintesta ... assistant: head of physical production: Pathé (uncredited)
Patrick Waggett ... floor runner: second unit, dailies (uncredited)
Derek Warman ... fire officer (uncredited)
Lesley Wise ... legal & business affairs: Ingenious Media (uncredited)

Thanks

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Russell Allen ... special thanks

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

A fine art auctioneer mixed up with a gang joins forces with a hypnotherapist to recover a lost painting. As boundaries between desire, reality and hypnotic suggestion begin to blur the stakes rise faster than anyone could have anticipated. Written by Fox Searchlight

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Taglines Inside the mind. Outside the law. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Trance - Gefährliche Erinnerung (Germany)
  • Trans (Poland)
  • Capcana mintii (Romania)
  • Transz (Hungary)
  • En trance (Bolivia)
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Runtime
  • 101 min
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Budget $20,000,000 (estimated)

Did You Know?

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Trivia All the actors underwent hypnosis as part of their preparation for the film. James McAvoy claimed that his hypnotism session was successful and left him unable to move his hand during the duration of the session. See more »
Goofs When Franck steals the painting from Simon in the beginning, he is not wearing gloves. He continues not wearing gloves until he jumps into the yellow plastic tube from the roof. Suddenly he emerges in the dumpster wearing gloves. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Quentin Tarantino/James McAvoy/Alan Davies/Emeli Sandé (2013). See more »
Soundtracks Hold My Hand See more »
Crazy Credits After the closing credits have rolled, the audience hears the familiar five taps on the glass window that was an iconic audible signature throughout the film. See more »
Quotes Elizabeth: We keep secrets from lots of people, but most of all we keep them from ourselves. And we call that forgetting.
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