The Prestige

The Prestige Rating: 8.5/10 (1,019,654 votes)
Director: Christopher Nolan
Writer: Jonathan Nolan / Christopher Nolan / Christopher Priest
Stars: Hugh Jackman / Christian Bale / Michael Caineā€¦
Duration: 130 min
Genre: Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Thriller
Released: 11 Jan 2007 (Germany)
Plot: In the end of the Nineteenth Century, in London, Robert Angier, his beloved wife Julia McCullough and Alfred Borden are friends and assistants of a magician. When Julia accidentally dies during a performance, Robert blames Alfred for her death and they become enemies. Both become famous and rival magicians, sabotaging the performance of the other on the stage. When Alfred performs a successful trick, Robert becomes obsessed trying to disclose the secret of his competitor with tragic consequences. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil