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The prestige [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures present a Newmarket Films and Syncopy production ; a film by Christopher Nolan ; produced by Aaron Ryder, Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan.

Nolan, Christopher, 1970- (Added Author). Nolan, Jonathan. (Added Author). Jackman, Hugh. (Added Author). Bale, Christian, 1974- (Added Author). Caine, Michael. (Added Author). Johansson, Scarlett, 1984- (Added Author). Hall, Rebecca, 1982- (Added Author). Serkis, Andy. (Added Author). Perabo, Piper. (Added Author). Bowie, David. (Added Author). Ryder, Aaron. (Added Author). Thomas, Emma. (Added Author). Priest, Christopher, 1943- Prestige. (Added Author). Touchstone Pictures. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ) (Added Author). Newmarket Films. (Added Author). Syncopy (Firm) (Added Author). Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Scarlett Johansson, Rebecca Hall, Andy Serkis, Piper Perabo, David Bowie. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 10 of 11 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

Current holds

0 current holds with 11 total copies.

Summary:

Set against the backdrop of turn-of-the-century London. Two magicians share an intense rivalry with each other and leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy. The rivalry is so intense that is will be full of obsession, deceit and jealousy, with both dangerous and deadly consequences. From the time that Robert Angier and Alfred Bordon first met, the two were competitors. However, their once friendly competition evolves into battle for each others trade secrets.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC PRE (Text) 33892005589578 Adult DVDs DVD None 04/18/2012 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788868853
  • ISBN: 9780788868856
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Touchstone Home Entertainment, [2007]
  • Distributor: Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Christopher Priest.
Special features: "The director's notebook: the cinematic sleight of hand of Christopher Nolan"; "The art of 'The prestige'" gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Wally Pfister ; editor, Lee Smith ; music, David Julyan ; costume designer, Joan Bergin ; production designer, Nathan Crowley.
Participant or Performer Note:
Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Scarlett Johansson, Rebecca Hall, Andy Serkis, Piper Perabo, David Bowie.
Summary, etc.:
Set against the backdrop of turn-of-the-century London. Two magicians share an intense rivalry with each other and leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy. The rivalry is so intense that is will be full of obsession, deceit and jealousy, with both dangerous and deadly consequences. From the time that Robert Angier and Alfred Bordon first met, the two were competitors. However, their once friendly competition evolves into battle for each others trade secrets.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence and disturbing images.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned; subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Subject: Magicians > England > London > Drama.
Magia > Teatro.
Relaciones humanas > Inglaterra > London > Teatro.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Science fiction films.

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