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Have you ever seen someone levitate in front of you? Or ask you for a coin - and then matter-of-factly bite it in half? If not, then prepare to be dazzled, staggered and generally blown away by this documentary portrait of magician David Blaine. Blaine became world famous for acts of endurance such as spending 44 days suspended above London's River Thames in a perspex box - but he first made his name as a purveyor of "street magic," approaching strangers in his native New York and leaving them speechless at the card tricks and other "close-up" stunts he performed. The results, as seen here, will leave you every bit as amazed.
Ingenious, twisty and atmospheric thriller about two Victorian magicians which will have you scratching your head long after the credits roll.
11+ years 125 mins
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Gripping documentary about Phillipe Petit, who in 1974 walked on a tightrope between New York's Twin Towers, without permission from the authorities.
11+ years 94 mins
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