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Escape Artist Harry Houdini Was an Ingenious Inventor, He Just Didn’t Want Anybody to Know – Smithsonian


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Escape Artist Harry Houdini Was an Ingenious Inventor, He Just Didn't Want Anybody to Know
Smithsonian
According to Silverman, Houdini tried to take credit for building a real robot for the film, describing it as “a figure controlled by the Solinoid system, which is similar to the aerial torpedoes.” To modern eyes, this claim is absurd. The “robot” is

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Houdini the great escape artist couldn’t escape his own painful … – dailytelegraph.com.au


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Houdini the great escape artist couldn't escape his own painful …
dailytelegraph.com.au
THE adage the show must go on certainly proved true for Harry Houdini 90 years ago today. Despite running a high fever, suffering abdominal pain and …

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See Escape Artist Harry Houdini’s Long-Lost Silent Film – artnet News


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See Escape Artist Harry Houdini's Long-Lost Silent Film
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Brooklyn's Larry Weeks, a juggler who died this past September at 95, knew better: a huge Houdini fan, he had purchased the only surviving complete copy of the movie in 1947. Weeks had in the past refused to sell the five-and-a-half reels and two

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Seeking to Escape From His Image – New York Times


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Seeking to Escape From His Image
New York Times
Despite appearing in smaller films like Wes Anderson's “Grand Budapest Hotel” and landing the title role in the History Channel's coming “Houdini” mini-series, Mr. Brody, 41, has only been in one major studio film in the last nine years: “Predators,” a …

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Little Houdini Escape Artist Is In Trouble Again – NewsChannel5.com

Little Houdini Escape Artist Is In Trouble Again
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ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. – He's known as the Little Houdini who escaped from police custody eight times over the years. Christopher Gay stole country star Crystal Gayle's bus after one escape. He's had a song written about him and there's a movie in the

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