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The Prestige

A story of battling magicians foretells the consequences of risking it all for the roar of the crowd.

Structure: 5/5 | Entertainment: 4/5

Writer/director Christopher Nolan visits similar Types of Plot in his movies. Interstellar and Dunkirk aside, his stories focus on problems with the Past, Memory, Understanding, and Conceptualizing: Leonard Shelby and his short-term Memory loss in Memento; Inception's Dominick Cobb and his attempt to plant new Understanding into a victim’s subconscious; and the League of Shadows and their...

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