The Prestige is a 2006 mystery thriller film directed by Christopher Nolan and starring Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, and Michael Caine. The film is set in the late 19th century and follows the story of two rival magicians, Robert Angier (Jackman) and Alfred Borden (Bale), who are locked in a bitter feud that destroys their careers and personal lives. As they try to one-up each other with increasingly dangerous and impressive feats of magic, they become caught in a web of deceit and betrayal that ultimately leads to a shocking conclusion.
The Prestige received widespread critical acclaim for its performances, particularly by Jackman and Bale, and its intricate plot that kept audiences guessing until the end. The film was a commercial success and has since become a fan favorite, with many praising Nolan's direction and the film's exploration of the dark side of ambition and the lengths that people will go to achieve their goals. If you enjoy mystery thrillers with complex plot twists and strong performances, then you will likely enjoy The Prestige.