PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
After a tragic accident, two stage magicians engage in a battle to create the ultimate illusion while sacrificing everything they have to outwit each other.
The main characters' initials spell ABRA (Alfred Borden Robert Angier), as in Abracadabra, a common word used by magicians.
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Borden's plan all along is to have Oliva give his encoded diary to Angier and to get rid of him by sending him to Colorado by providing the keyword. However, this never would have happened unless Angier did something Borden couldn't predict, like kidnap Fallon.
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