Houdini

Everyone has been talking about Houdini lately. We thought we would add our own take on it.

TV Review: 'Houdini' react: Spymaster of illusion?

2 September 2014 | 3:16 am There are at least a dozen great movies to be made out of the life of Harry Houdini, the magician/escapist/pre-cinematic showman/enemy of spiritualism. http://insidetv.ew.com/2014/09/01/houdini-is-pure-biopic-cheese-and-occasionally-a-campy-delight/

TV review: History Channel's 'Houdini' isn't quite magical

1 September 2014 | 7:00 pm But miniseries has its moments, most from star Adrien Brody. http://www.stltoday.com/entertainment/television/gail-pennington/8d593717-39f8-5c44-9843-7f98ab8b567d.html

Lots of magic but little illumination in 'Houdini'

1 September 2014 | 1:39 pm Adrien Brody lends a haunted/obsessive air to 'Houdini,' but his talents are squandered in this History biopic about the man behind the myth. The best parts? How Houdini's amazing tricks were done. Adrien Brody lends a haunted/obsessive air to 'Houdini,' but his talents are squandered in this History biopic about the man behind the myth. The best parts? How Houdini's amazing tricks were done. http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/la-et-st-houdini-review-20140901-column.html?track=rss

Summerland: A 1920's Mystery (Kindle Edition) tagged “houdini” 4 times

18 December 2012 | 4:15 pm Summerland: A 1920's Mystery Summerland: A 1920’s Mystery (Kindle Edition)By Anna Roberts Click for more info Customer Rating: 4.1 Customer tags: harry houdini(4), spiritualism(4), houdini(4), arthur conan doyle(3) http://www.amazon.com/Summerland-1920s-Mystery-Anna-Roberts-ebook/dp/B009UG3UXE?tag=cclub-20

Fatal Illusions: A Novel (Paperback) tagged “houdini” 11 times

27 July 2012 | 3:31 am Fatal Illusions: A Novel Fatal Illusions: A Novel (Paperback)By Adam Blumer Buy new: $12.1340 used and new from $0.01 Customer Rating: 4.1 Customer tags: christian fiction(17), thriller(17), suspense(15), upper peninsula(13), mystery(12), magic(11), houdini(11), calligraphy(9), christian suspense(9), bible truth(7), lighthouse(4), church work(3) http://www.amazon.com/Fatal-Illusions-Novel-Adam-Blumer/dp/0825420989?tag=cclub-20

Houdini: The Movie Star (Three-Disc Collection) (DVD) tagged “houdini” 10 times

4 June 2012 | 10:43 pm Houdini: The Movie Star (Three-Disc Collection) Houdini: The Movie Star (Three-Disc Collection) (DVD)By Harry Houdini 1 used and new from $118.00 Customer Rating: 4.1 Customer tags: houdini(10), magician(7), silent movies(7), history(5), silent film(4), magic(3), dvd(3), boxed set(3), american culture(3), classic movie(2), illusionist(2), classic dvd http://www.amazon.com/Houdini-Movie-Star-Three-Disc-Collection/dp/B0012OSGJK?tag=cclub-20

Houdini's Last Illusion (Kindle Edition) tagged “houdini” 24 times

21 April 2011 | 4:50 pm Houdini's Last Illusion Houdini’s Last Illusion (Kindle Edition)By Steven Savile Buy new: $0.99 Customer Rating: 4.1 Customer tags: magic tricks(25), magic(24), magical realism(24), american history(24), houdini(24), historical fiction(24), magician(24), fantasy(24), undead(23), award winning(20), escapology(10), escape(10) http://www.amazon.com/Houdinis-Last-Illusion-Steven-Savile-ebook/dp/B004LLIX4Y?tag=cclub-20

The Last Greatest Magician in the World: Howard Thurston versus Houdini & the Battles of the American Wizards (Hardcover) tagged “houdini” 4 times

26 March 2011 | 6:29 pm The Last Greatest Magician in the World: Howard Thurston versus Houdini & the Battles of the American Wizards The Last Greatest Magician in the World: Howard Thurston versus Houdini & the Battles of the American Wizards (Hardcover)By Jim Steinmeyer 57 used and new from $5.00 Customer Rating: 4.1 Customer tags: magic(6), houdini(4), illusion(3), howard thurston(2), magician(2), harry blackstone, harry kellar, 1920s, historical biography, daredevil, ebook reader, book http://www.amazon.com/The-Last-Greatest-Magician-World/dp/1585428450?tag=cclub-20

WILD ABOUT HARRY: Fact checking HISTORY's Houdini – Night One

2 September 2014 | 3:00 am After one night, HISTORY's Houdini miniseries starring Adrien Brody is on track to be the least accurate Houdini biopic ever made, and that's saying something. Nicholas Meyer's screenplay freely jettisons fundamental facts to … http://www.wildabouthoudini.com/2014/09/fact-checking-historys-houdini-night-one.html

A puzzling Houdini – Philly.com

30 August 2014 | 7:42 pm Nothing about this Labor Day mini-series seems to make much sense. Adrien Brody (King Kong) playing world-renowned escape artist Harry Houdini (1874-1926)? A movie produced for the cable channel History? http://www.philly.com/philly/entertainment/20140830_A_puzzling_Houdini.html

15 fascinating facts about Houdini | MNN – Mother Nature Network

30 August 2014 | 1:09 pm Straightjackets, jail cells, coffins, and all sorts of chains, locks and shackles couldn't confine Harry Houdini. http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/stories/15-fascinating-facts-about-houdini

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