The Prestige

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.

Directed by: Christopher Nolan Alan B. Curtiss Steve Gehrke
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Thriller,
Production Company: Touchstone Pictures, Syncopy, Warner Bros. Pictures,

The Prestige - Are You Watching Closely? - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 19-10-2006
  • Runtime: 130 Minutes
  • Popularity: 16.95
  • Vote Count: 10,725
  • IMDB Rating: 8.2
  • Budget: USD 40,000,000
  • Revenue: USD 109,676,311
  • Region: United States of America ( US ),
  • Homepage: http://wwws.warnerbros.de/theprestige/






Photo Name Character
Christian Bale - Azwaad Movie Database Christian Bale Alfred Borden
Hugh Jackman - Azwaad Movie Database Hugh Jackman Robert Angier
Michael Caine - Azwaad Movie Database Michael Caine Cutter
Scarlett Johansson - Azwaad Movie Database Scarlett Johansson Olivia Wenscombe
Rebecca Hall - Azwaad Movie Database Rebecca Hall Sarah Borden
David Bowie - Azwaad Movie Database David Bowie Nikola Tesla
Andy Serkis - Azwaad Movie Database Andy Serkis Alley
Piper Perabo - Azwaad Movie Database Piper Perabo Julia McCullough
Jim Piddock - Azwaad Movie Database Jim Piddock Prosecutor
Samantha Mahurin - Azwaad Movie Database Samantha Mahurin Jess Borden
Photo Name Department
Christopher Nolan-Writing Christopher Nolan Writing (Screenplay)
Christopher Nolan-Directing Christopher Nolan Directing (Director)
Christopher Nolan-Production Christopher Nolan Production (Producer)
Jonathan Nolan-Writing Jonathan Nolan Writing (Screenplay)
Russ Fega-Production Russ Fega Production (Location Manager)
Aaron Ryder-Production Aaron Ryder Production (Producer)
Emma Thomas-Production Emma Thomas Production (Producer)
David Julyan-Sound David Julyan Sound (Original Music Composer)
Wally Pfister-Camera Wally Pfister Camera (Director of Photography)
John Papsidera-Production John Papsidera Production (Casting)

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Perplexed by the storyline at the beginning, deeply attracted to the narratives of the intense rivalry between two actors in the main body of the show, and finally shocked by the revealed truth, or *The Prestige* in the end. This is one of the most mind-blowing mysteries that I've watched in recent years. One of the best part, I think, is how the characters of two young magicians are depicted -- through small but noticeable details like the facial expressions, one or two words, the novels et cetera. In fact, the title of the movie, even being explained by Cutter in the beginning, still puzzles me and I can't stopped thinking about the meaning of it. Not to mention other puzzles. But ultimately, I came to realize that the plot structure corresponds to a epic magic show as well.

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