Directed by Christopher Nolan (USA, 2006, 130 min.). 35mm.

An illusion gone horribly wrong pits two 19th-century magicians, Alfred Borden (Christian Bale) and Rupert Angier (Hugh Jackman), against each other in a bitter battle for supremacy. Dark consequences loom when the pair escalate their feud, each seeking to destroy the other with the tricks at his disposal—even resurrecting the dead and manipulating space and time.

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