Oct 062017
 

ithaca.com

October marks Ithaca's silent movie heritage
ithaca.com
In a local film industry boom between 1913 and 1919, film companies churned out pictures for a national and worldwide audience right here in Ithaca, bringing a steady stream of stars to town – including Lionel Barrymore, Oliver Hardy, Harry Houdini

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Mar 062015
 

artnet News

See Escape Artist Harry Houdini's Long-Lost Silent Film
artnet News
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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Apr 202009
 

Magic and the Brain: Teller Reveals the Neuroscience of Illusion Wired News By Jonah Lehrer 0 second ago For the silent man of Penn and Teller, magic is all about exploiting the gaps in human perception. One of the first tricks in Penn and Teller's Las Vegas show begins when Teller—the short, quiet one—strolls onstage with a …

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