Raphael Orlove of Jalopnik proposes that this woman is the reincarnation of escape artist Harry Houdini. This dashcam footage from Taiwan shows a bicyclist crossing a street. A car hits the front of her bike. She's within a few inches of getting hit herself. But she neatly steps off the bicycle with perfect poise. (Video Link)
Harry Houdini is alive, people. There's no other way to explain this car crash. Read more...
Harry Houdini was known as the world’s greatest escape artist. But he was never kept confined as a prisoner of the state, where the stakes are higher. Some folks developed a talent for escaping from real incarceration, because by golly,...Show More Summary
By E. Reid Ross,Charlie Fox Published: January 27th, 2015
Interview with Author and Magician Alex Stone about his book "Fooling Houdini."
Here’s some good news for film buffs and Harry Houdini fans—Turner Classic Movies has restored a print of Houdini’s 1919 silent film, The Grim Game, and will be presenting it at the TCM Classic Film Festival in March. Besides displaying...Show More Summary
Te litte-seen gem is will soon be viewable by the masses. Read the full article on AICN The complete version of an extremely rare narrative film starring fabled escape artist/illusionist Harry Houdini has been rescued, restored, and will soon see the light of day. Show More Summary
Turner Classic Movies will announce today that it is bringing its restoration of “lost” Harry Houdini classic The Grim Game to have its world-premiere screening at its TCM Classic Film Festival in March. This much-sought-after 1919 film...Show More Summary
This is the Houdini of marine life.
AICN COMICS Reviews: THE UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL! LADY KILLER! SHERLOCK HOLMES VS. HARRY HOUDINI & More! Read the full article on AICN Logo by Kristian HornTABLE OF CONTENTSThe Pull List (Click title to go directly to the review) ANT-MAN #1 LADY KILLER #1 THE FADE OUT #4 IRON FIST: THE LIVING WEAPON #8 Advance Review: SHERLOCK HOLMES VS. Show More Summary
Dear Einstein, My mom’s stalking me with the evil carrier again. As soon as I saw it, I turned into Houdini and vanished. Don’t tell her I’m hiding inside the turkey roaster under the sink. I’ve seen this horror movie before. She wants...Show More Summary
Conservatives are the Harry Houdinis of foreign policy. These Apple Pie loving and God fearing escape artists will always free themselves from their failure to prevent 9/11; despite the chains of broken lives, debt, and counterinsurgency wars that followed the terror attacks under their watch. Show More Summary
How the heck did this happen? You can watch this 1,000 times and still struggle to discern how the tight end had the ball right in his hands and it somehow materialized to a waiting Bruce Irvin. This is some next-level Harry Houdini stuff. Here it is from another angle.
Had Mark DeFriest just waited a couple of months to collect his inheritance, he never would have gone to prison. Had he just behaved while he was there, he would have been released more than 30 years ago. But the man dubbed Florida's "prison Houdini" kept escaping instead of simply...
Mark DeFriest, 54, "repeat escapist" from Florida prisons, set to be freed for real after 35 years behind bars
Is that the ghost of Houdini resurrected for the sake of art? No, her name is Loren Crabbe — a successful personal trainer by day, artist by night — with a body seemingly sculpted by Michelangelo. On Tuesday evening at the Roger Smith Hotel, Crabbe performed her signature piece, titled Abjection: Construction and... More »
El Greco came back from the dead. "The Greek," his real name, Domenikos Theotokopoulos, moved to Venice and Rome before finally settling in Toledo, where he became one of Spain's most well known painters.
What does the bacon above have in common with The Amazing Spider-Man 2 have in common? Both were created with 3D animation software called Houdini by Toronto-based Side Effects Software. The newest release is coming next month, and, as you … Read more ›
"Abra cadabra, aqua buddha, Ayn Rand... presto!" Leading Off: • KY-Sen: Okay, so, Rand Paul has now confirmed that he's seeking re-election to the Senate. Good for him. But of course, his ambitions don't end there. Paul really, really, really wants to run for president, too, except that state law won't let him seek both offices at the same time. Show More Summary
Sat 18 Apr 2015 Australia's master illusionist and modern-day Harry Houdini, Paul Consentino, is bringing his new live show 'Twisted Reality' to The Star for just one...