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Year: 2006
Original Title: The Prestige
Length: 128 minutes
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Fantasy
Studios: Touchstone Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures
Age rating: Suitable for 12 years and over

Release Dates

United Kingdom: November 10 2006

United States: October 20 2006

Ranking

Ranking: 2,401 out of 15,222 movies (up 615)

Ranked #518 in list 'The best movies ever'

8,3

8.3 by 71 users

Plot

It all starts in the hectic London of the late nineteenth century. In a time when magicians are the most renowned idols, two young magicians propose to be famous making magic by themeselves. The flamboyant and sophisticated Robert Angier is a consummate entertainer, while the rough purist Alfred Borden is a creative genius who lacks the panache necessary to show the public his magical ideas. At first, are two companions and friends who admire each other. However, when the best trick of both spoil, they are become irreconcilable enemies and try by all means to outdo the other and kill it. Trick to trick, show to show, it is forged their fierce competition, which knows no limits. This is the fifth film by director Christopher Nolan.

Awards

Premios
Año
Nominaciones
Premios ganados
Academy Awards (Oscars)Academy Awards (Oscars)
2007
2
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Director

Cast The Prestige

Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson

Olivia Wenscombe

Hugh Jackman

Hugh Jackman

Robert Angier

Christian Bale

Christian Bale

Alfred Borden

Piper Perabo

Piper Perabo

Julia McCullough

Rebecca Hall

Rebecca Hall

Sarah Borden

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