Revenge is a dish best served cold.
What happens when that dish is an illusion and you are stuck in a loop of never ending grief?

Today’s Watching Wednesday is about how far men are willing to go to achieve greatness, and to assure revenge on those who wronged them.

The Prestige was released in 2006 and directed by Christopher Nolan, a story about two magicians who try to be greater than the other, leading into what is ultimately a tragic end.

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Starring Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Scarlett Johansson, Michael Caine, and a special appearance by the late David Bowie as Nikola Tesla, this movie is a whirlwind of intrigue, scheming, the secrets of a magician, and the incredible power of men who lust for power.

While this film is a “Must see more than once”, each time around opens up new questions and answers about this wonderous and majestic film.