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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 130 min
Ratings
76% critics Rotten Tomatoes
92% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 14+ Common Sense Media
Genre Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Release 10/20/06
Actors Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Piper Perabo
Directors Christopher Nolan
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.
Genre Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Release 10/20/06
Actors Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Piper Perabo
Directors Christopher Nolan
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.