This week I shared to my Pateron
a clip of actor Douglas Fairbanks Jr. talking about Houdini. While Fairbanks remembers seeing Houdini at the New York Hippodrome, his very first
memory of Houdini was seeing The Master Mystery
as a boy. The clip is from the 1976 series The Amazing World of Cinema
to watch on Pateron. Non-members can preview a 30 second clip.
His two autobiographies are worth reading. His father resented his choice to become a film actor at the beginning, but slowly warmed up.ReplyDelete