The Prestige
The Prestige (2006)

Two friends and fellow magicians become bitter enemies after a sudden tragedy. As they devote themselves to this rivalry, they make sacrifices that bring them fame but with terrible consequences.

9/10

Director: Christopher Nolan

Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan

Stars: Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine

Catch Me If You Can
Catch Me If You Can (2002)

Notorious con artist Frank Abagnale has duped people worth millions of dollars with his masterful art of deception. With his scams getting bolder, he is soon pursued by FBI agent Carl Hanratty.

8/10

Director: Steven Spielberg

Writer: Jeff Nathanson

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken

The Man Who Would Be King
The Man Who Would Be King (1975)

Two British former soldiers decide to set themselves up as kings in Kafiristan, a land where no white man has set foot since Alexander the Great.

8/10

Director: John Huston

Writer: John Huston, Gladys Hill

Stars: Sean Connery, Michael Caine, Christopher Plummer

Anastasia
Anastasia (1956)

An opportunistic businessman tries to pass off a mysterious impostor as the Grand Duchess Anastasia, and she is so convincing that even the biggest skeptics believe her.

7/10

Director: Anatole Litvak

Writer: Arthur Laurents

Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Yul Brynner, Helen Hayes