Celebrated as one of the most versatile actors in cinema today, Academy Award®–winner NICOLAS CAGE (Balthazar Blake) has mastered the art of high drama and quirky comedy, while simultaneously conquering the worldwide box office in high-octane action adventure blockbusters. His prolific relationship with Jerry Bruckheimer has produced blockbuster films that have captured the hearts of audiences worldwide. “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” will mark the seventh time that Cage and Bruckheimer have collaborated on a film, following “The Rock,” “Con Air,” “Gone in 60 Seconds,” “National Treasure,” “National Treasure: Book of Secrets” and “G-Force.” Cage stars as Balthazar Blake in the epic
Disney sent us another sneak peek of The Sorcerer’s Apprentice that arrives in theaters on July 14, 2010. Balthazar Blake (Nicolas Cage) is a master sorcerer in modern-day Manhattan trying to defend the city from his arch-nemesis, Maxim Horvath (Alfred Molina). Balthazar can’t do it alone, so he recruits Dave Stutler (Jay Baruchel), a seemingly average guy who demonstrates hidden potential, as his reluctant protégé. The sorcerer gives his unwilling accomplice a crash course in the art and science of magic, and together, these unlikely partners pit their powers against those of the fiercest—and most ruthless—villains of all time. It’ll
Disney sent along another sneak peek of the upcoming Sorcerer’s Apprentice movie that arrives July 14, 2010.
The Sorcerer’s Apprentice arrives in theaters on July 14, 2010. The big tie between the name of the live action movie, and Disney’s animation vault is of course the Fantasia sequence that Mickey Mouse made famous. In this behind-the-scenes video, the creators discuss the nature of the connection, and why it is important to make it work in the upcoming movie. via Disney
Ever since Disney announced it was making The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, I have wondered if the studio would some how make a reference to the Fantasia sequence featuring Mickey Mouse that this movie draws its name from. If you look closely in the latest trailer, you’ll get to see that sequence get the live action treatment. The Sorcerer’s Apprentice arrives July 16, 2010. via Disney
Disney has released a one-sheet that highlights a character from the upcoming Sorcerer’s Apprentice that we haven’t seen before.
Disney sent us a look at the upcoming Sorcerer’s Apprentice movie, featuring a look at the good and the bad characters in the film. In “Good vs. Evil,” we’re introduced to Dave [Jay Baruchel], Balthazar Blake’s [Nicolas Cage] apprentice, as he begins to master the art of sorcery through his teacher. We also discover the centuries old rivalry between Balthazar and his nemesis, Maxim Horvath [Alfred Molina]. For those keeping track at home, this is the seventh time Nicolas Cage and Jerry Bruckheimer have teamed in a film.
The Sorcerer’s Apprentice trailer is finally available from Disney for us to post, so check it out. Dave (Jay Baruchel) is just an average college student, or so it appears, until the sorcerer Balthazar Blake (Nicolas Cage) recruits him as his reluctant protÃ©gÃ© and gives him a crash course in the art and science of magic. As he prepares for a battle against the forces of darkness in modern-day Manhattan, Dave finds it is going to take all of the courage he can muster to survive his training, save the city and get the girl as he becomes THE SORCERERâ€™S