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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, (videorecording DVD)

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, (videorecording DVD)

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
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
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
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence and disturbing images
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned; subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
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-
  • 1984-
  • 1982-
  • 1970-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackman, Hugh
  • Bale, Christian
  • Caine, Michael
  • Johansson, Scarlett
  • Hall, Rebecca
  • Serkis, Andy
  • Perabo, Piper
  • Bowie, David
  • Ryder, Aaron
  • Thomas, Emma
  • Nolan, Christopher
  • Nolan, Jonathan
  • Priest, Christopher
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Newmarket Films
  • Syncopy (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magicians
  • 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, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
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
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
  • (OCoLC)ocm76706471
  • (OCoLC)76706471
  • 1002392
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
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, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
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
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
  • (OCoLC)ocm76706471
  • (OCoLC)76706471
  • 1002392
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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