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Title Houdini [(DVD) videorecording] / WBGH Educational Foundation.

Publication Info. [United States] : PBS Home Video, 2011.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  793.8092 HOU    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; stereo., full screen, NTSC, region 1.
Note Title from web page.
Originally broadcast as an episode of American Experience on PBS.
Performer Narrator: Mandy Patinkin.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Wrapped in chains and encased in a crate, magician Harry Houdini was dropped into New York's icy East River. Horrified onlookers watched him emerge, unharmed, less than 60 second later. Easily the world's most famous escape artist, Houdini mesmerized audiences with astonishing acts of magic like the Water Torture Cell. A circus performer turned gifted artist, Houdini confronted humanity's greatest fears: entrapment, pain, and death.
Subject Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926.
Escape artists -- Biography -- Videodiscs.
Genre DVD-Video discs.
Biographical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author Patinkin, Mandy.
PBS Home Video.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
WGBH Video (Firm)
Added Title American experience (Television program) Houdini.
ISBN 9781608835102
Standard No. 841887015134
Music No. AMHO601 PBS Home Video
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