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The Resource The prestige, 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

The prestige, 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

Label
The prestige
Title
The prestige
Statement of responsibility
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
Title variation
Prestige [widescreen (DVD)]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set against the backdrop of turn-of-the-century London. From the time that Robert Angier and Alfred Bordon first met, the two were competitors. These two magicians share an intense rivalry with each other that leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy. The rivalry is so intense that is full of obsession, deceit and jealousy, with both dangerous and deadly consequences
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Wally Pfister ; editor, Lee Smith ; music, David Julyan ; costume designer, Joan Bergin ; production designer, Nathan Crowley
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence and disturbing images
Language note
English with optional dubbed French or Spanish dialogue ; French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
P7478544 2007
PerformerNote
Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Scarlett Johansson, Rebecca Hall, Andy Serkis, Piper Perabo, David Bowie
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1982-
  • 1984-
  • 1970-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bale, Christian
  • Bowie, David
  • Caine, Michael
  • Hall, Rebecca
  • Jackman, Hugh
  • Johansson, Scarlett
  • Julyan, David
  • Nolan, Christopher
  • Nolan, Jonathan
  • Perabo, Piper
  • Pfister, Wally
  • Priest, Christopher
  • Ryder, Aaron
  • Serkis, Andy
  • Thomas, Emma
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Newmarket Films
  • Syncopy (Firm)
  • Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Competition (Psychology)
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminal behavior
  • Magic tricks
  • Magicians
  • Magicians
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Trade secrets
  • Magia
  • Relaciones humanas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The prestige, 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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Christopher Priest
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: "The director's notebook: the cinematic sleight of hand of Christopher Nolan"; "The art of 'The prestige'" gallery
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 130 min.)
Isbn
9780788868856
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936705157
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
50651
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm76706471
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The prestige, 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
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Christopher Priest
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: "The director's notebook: the cinematic sleight of hand of Christopher Nolan"; "The art of 'The prestige'" gallery
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 130 min.)
Isbn
9780788868856
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936705157
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
50651
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm76706471
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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