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Houdini

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This highly fanciful but immensely entertaining biopic stars [[Performer~P199612~Tony Curtis~tonycurtis]] as legendary magician/escape-artist Harry Houdini. [[Performer~P41670~Janet Leigh~janetleigh]], Mrs. Tony Curtis at the time, co-stars as Houdini's wife Bess, while [[Performer~P13321~Angela Clarke~angelaclarke]] is seen as Houdini's mother. The film follows Houdini's progress from sideshow entertainer to high-priced prestidigitator, and also touches upon his fascination with the occult--and his...more

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