Directed by: Lee Tamahori
Written by: Gary Goldman, Jonathan Hensleigh, Paul Bernbaum
Produced by: Nicolas Cage, Todd Garner, Norm Golightly, Graham King, Arne Schmidt
Other cast: Nicolas Cage, Jessica Biel, Thomas Kretschmann, Tory Kittles, Peter Falk
Release date: April 25, 2007
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Running time: 1h 36min
Blessed, or cursed, with the ability to see events minutes before they occur, Cris Johnson earns a living as a magician in Las Vegas and keeps a low profile under an alias. When terrorists threaten to detonate a nuclear weapon in Las Angeles, government agent Callie Ferris goes on the hunt for Cris and hopes to convince him to help her stop the coming apocalypse.
→ If you can see the future, you can save it.
• With all due respect, sir, this bullshit magician’s shown a pattern of advanced awareness that is statistically impossible. You let me bring him in and you’ll get what you want.
• You going to stick with that story? Because millions of lives are at risk and you could, maybe, prevent a major catastrophe. On a practical note, we’re standing in front of a stolen vehicle and you’re wanted for assault involving a weapon at the casino.