Directed by: George Marshall
Starring: Tony Curtis, Janet Leigh
Run Time: 107 Minutes
Format: 1.33:1 Full Frame
Tony Curtis gives a winning performance as the great Houdini, the struggling circus performer who emerged as the world’s most captivating magician and escape artist. From his beginnings as a “wild man” carnival act to the internationally famous feat of escaping from a locked trunk in an ice-jammed river, Houdini effectively captures the amazing life and courage of this fascinating man. Also stars the beautiful Janet Leigh as Houdini’s supportive wife who lovingly stood by his side throughout his legendary career.