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Jack Black's tryst with magic

IANS  |  Los Angeles 

had fun learning tricks from for gothic fantasy-based thriller "The House with a Clock In Its Walls".

In "The House with a Clock In Its Walls", Black will be seen playing a wizard. To ensure he got the character right, he decided to learn the "tricks of the trade" from Kwong.

"It all really comes down to fingers and hand dexterity and I learned from a master David Kwong," Black said in a statement to IANS.

Based on the children's classic written by and illustrated by Edward Gorey, the film is directed by and written by Anil Ambani-led Reliance will be releasing the thriller in on September 21.

Continuing the tradition of Amblin classics where fantastical events occur in the most unexpected places, the movie also features two-time winner

The film tells the spine-tingling tale of 10-year-old (Owen Vaccaro) who goes to live with his uncle in a creaky old house with a mysterious tick-tocking heart. But his new town's sleepy facade jolts to life with a secret world of warlocks and witches when accidentally awakens the dead.

Also starring Kyle MacLachlan, Colleen Camp, Renee Elise Goldsberry, and Sunny Suljic, the film is produced by Mythology Entertainment's and as well as Kripke.



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First Published: Sun, September 16 2018. 05:22 IST