[United States] : Legend Films : Paramount Pictures, c2008.
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Tony Curtis, Janet Leigh, Torin Thatcher, Angela Clarke, Stefan Schnabel, Ian Wolfe, Sig Ruman, Michael Pate, Connie Gilchrist, Malcolm Lee Beggs.
Screenplay, Phil Yordan ; producer, George Pal ; director, George Marshall ; director of photography, Ernest Laszlo ; editor, George Tomasini ; music score, Roy Webb.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953.
Based on the book Houdini, his life, by Harold Kellock.
"From [Houdini's] beginning 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"--Container.
LF00020 Legend Films