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The Prestige Reviews

Daniel Hirshleifer
DVDTalk.com
January 16, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Cynthia Fuchs
Common Sense Media
July 16, 2008
Rival magicians battle in smart, dark period tale.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Gregory L. Amato
MovieFreak.com
March 9, 2008
Four cheers for writer and director Christopher Nolan, who never ceases to engage his audience from beginning to end with his dark tales.
Full Review | Original Score: 9/10
Andre Manseau
JoBlo's Movie Emporium
December 19, 2007
The acting in this film is simply the cream of the crop, beyond a shadow of a doubt.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
Dragan Antulov
Index.hr
September 28, 2007
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Full Review | Original Score: 8/10
James Plath
Movie Metropolis
July 25, 2007
As the magicians attempt various versions of "The Transported Man," you can't help but feel transported yourself to a time when magic was the big entertainment.
Full Review | Original Score: 8/10

CinemaZone.dk
June 30, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4/6
James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page
June 4, 2007
You wouldn't have guessed it from The Prestige's marketing, but this movie about rival Victorian magicians is actually a science fiction film . . .

Movies for Guys
May 5, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5

In Film Australia
March 23, 2007
| Original Score: 4/5
Mike Long
JackassCritics.com
March 10, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 5/10

Empire Magazine
March 7, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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Entertainment Weekly
February 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Brian Oliver
Movieman's Guide to the Movies
February 25, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/5
Matt Anderson
Movie Habit
February 23, 2007
Touchstone didn't put a lot of effort into the supplements; it wouldn't have been hard to conjure up a lot more material.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
R.J. Carter
Trades
February 22, 2007
I just can't get over the sense of feeling cheated by the insertion of science/fantasy as the pivotal plot point -- an alien invasion would have seemed just as out of place.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
February 21, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5

Reel.com
February 21, 2007
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/4
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
February 20, 2007
...it is easy for the viewer to get caught up in the deceptions, especially as the movie builds slowly, mysteriously, and then rises in intensity.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
Staci Layne Wilson
Horror.com
February 20, 2007
DVD extra 'The Director's Notebook: The Cinematic Sleight of Hand of Christopher Nolan' is not what you might think.