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The Prestige - Movie Synopsis & Plot

From acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Nolan ("Memento," "Batman Begins"), comes a mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.

From the time that they first met as young magicians on the rise, Robert Angier (HUGH JACKMAN) and Alfred Borden (CHRISTIAN BALE) were competitors. However, their friendly competition evolves into a bitter rivalry making them fierce enemies-for-life and consequently jeopardizing the lives of everyone around them. Full of twists and turns, THE PRESTIGE is set against the backdrop of turn-of-the-century London, the exceptional cast includes two-time Oscar winner Michael Caine, Scarlett Johansson and David Bowie.

MOVIE REVIEW

What do you get when you combine Batman, Wolverine and Austin Power's dad? The answer is simple - a 19th century drama about two rival magicians who will go to practically any lengths to defeat the other, no matter what the cost. Christian Bale, Hugh Jackman and Michael Caine star in The Prestige, the latest from on-a-tear director Christopher Nolan (Batman Begins, Memento).
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