On second viewing, the sheer amount of artifice on which Now You See Me is built comes to the forefront. Yet knowing its secrets doesn't detract from its status as an enormously entertaining confection.
Drama Rod Lott
One need not wait long for the really weird to rear its head in a Jess Franco flick. In the case of 1974's How to Seduce a Virgin, it's all of four minutes, when Martine flashes back to that time she cut off her lover's manhood with a straight razor — y'know, the good ol' days.