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General Magic

General Magic is a movie starring Tony Fadell, Andy Hertzfeld, and Marc Porat. The ideas that dominate the tech industry and our day to day lives were born at a secretive Silicon Valley start-up named 'General Magic', which spun out...

Running Time
1 hours 33 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Matt Maude, Sarah Kerruish
Michael Stern, Ceri Tallett, Matt Maude, Jonathan Key, Sarah Kerruish
Marc Porat, John Sculley, Tony Fadell, Andy Hertzfeld
Audio Languages
日本語, اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Japanese, اللغة_العربية, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

The ideas that dominate the tech industry and our day to day lives were born at a secretive Silicon Valley start-up called 'General Magic', which spun out of Apple in 1990 to create the first handheld personal communicator (or "smartphone"). The film combines rare archival footage with powerful honesty from the "Magicians" today, reflecting on the most influential Silicon Valley Company no one has ever heard of. Featuring legendary members of the original Macintosh team, along with the creators of the iPod, iPhone, Android and eBay.

Comments about documentary «General Magic» (8)

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This is a wonderful documentary that will leave you with the impression that magic is real and is possible. I enjoyed the different perspectives from different people, the detail and the anecdotes. The stories of how people started to believe in magic and magic was not so prevalent before, but now it is an important topic that everyone should know about. Magic is not just about fairy tales, but also about how people can use their imagination and their skills to find magic in everyday life. This documentary is very informative and has a great message to convey. It is a must watch for everyone who is interested in magic and in learning about it.

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Sara Newman

This is a must see documentary. I went to the cinema with a friend of mine who had never heard of this film before. We both felt the same way. The documentary was very well made. I would highly recommend it. I feel that the people that the film talks about are the ones that are the most affected by the actions of the world. This film is about the history of the environment and the environment. We should all be aware of the impact that we have on our environment and the impact that we are causing to our planet. I would recommend it to anyone that has any interest in the environment.

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Zachary Pena

This documentary is by far the most entertaining I have seen about the history of magic. The people in the documentary are all famous, and the way they are presented is very informative. This documentary is about magic, and the history of the art. The people in the documentary are as real as they could be, and you can feel the passion and passion for the subject. I really enjoyed this documentary. It's fun, it's informative, and it's entertaining. I can't wait for the DVD. I highly recommend this documentary to anyone who is interested in the history of magic.

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This is a great documentary. It's an excellent insight into the political power of money. The documentary has a great blend of interviews, visuals and music. It's really something to watch. It's really informative and entertaining. I would recommend this documentary to anyone who has an interest in politics and is interested in how the money is influencing the American system.

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Lawrence Newman

This documentary is one of the best I've seen about the modern history of the Magicians. It shows the lives of many magicians and their passions, their personal lives, their work, their relationships, and their ambitions. The documentary is really well done. It shows the artists and the people they work with, the difficulties they face, and how their work has affected their lives. The documentary is very well done. It's a must see. It's a great documentary. I recommend it highly. 10/10

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Paul B.

The film is very well done. The story is very interesting and the music is excellent. It is a very honest portrayal of the lives of the people who live in the towns of the South. I feel that this film could be more widely seen. It is a very important film that should be seen by all.

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Jacqueline Cook

I saw this film on opening night and was blown away. I've always been a fan of the art-house, independent film community and, this film is a true gem. This film has a very unique approach to telling the story. It's a slow-burn, dark story about the horrors of the adult film industry and the issues of being a porn star. It's also about the personal struggles of a group of women who are all in their 30's or older and are dealing with the fallout of their experiences in the adult industry. It's a very realistic story about the darker side of the industry, and the pain and despair that goes along with it. It's also a story that is very timely and important in a world where porn has become an accepted part of the mainstream. I can't recommend this film highly enough. It is a must see!

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James C.

I'm a very big fan of this movie, I love it! It's the kind of film you can watch over and over again and you'll still be hooked. I always thought that this film was a very clever and unique take on the "redemption" of a man's soul and the meaning of life. It's one of the few films that have touched me so deeply. It has become one of my favorite films and I can't imagine ever watching it again. This film is unique and very moving. If you have never seen it, go see it. You won't regret it. I can't stress how important this film is to me. I'm not really a religious person and I have never really believed in God, but I am an atheist who has a deep love for life and the meaning of it. I have to say that this film is not what I expected and I can't explain it. This film is very unique and I would recommend that anyone who has never seen it, to see it. It's a great film. It's an amazing film. I love this film. It's amazing and amazing and amazing.