Once more, with out spoiling, Carlisle takes what must be a parlor trick (mentalism) and turns it right into a con act. He befriends native therapist Dr. Ritter, who has a cadre of high-paying clientele. She trades him details about her sufferers in alternate for a minimize of the revenue. Carlisle proceeds to take that data and apply it to people to assist them deal with the lack of family members. In a single such scene, we discover Carlisle within the house of Mrs. Kimball, performed by Mary Steenburgen, spouse of a outstanding and highly effective decide. As he makes use of his “skills” to talk together with her deceased son, the Hamilton Hastings might be seen on his very lively wrists. Magic is, in spite of everything, the artwork of distraction.