Photos, Prints, Drawings [Houdini and man on cliff in scene from "The man from beyond"]

Format Photos, Prints, Drawings
Dates 1921
Location No Place, Unknown, Or Undetermined
Language English
Subjects Associated Objects
Houdini, Harry
Motion Picture Posters
[Houdini and man on cliff in scene from "The man from beyond"]
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Houdini, Harry,--1874-1926--Associated objects
Format Headings
Motion picture posters--Color--1920-1930.
-  As the vaudeville he had known came to an end Houdini moved into silent film. Producer B.A. Rolf signed him to star in a serial that was titled "The master mystery" and was written by the screenwriters of "The perils of Pauline." "The master mystery" was filmed in Yonkers, New York, and opened at the Strand Theatre on November 7, 1918. Next, producer Jesse Lansky signed Houdini for two feature films, "The grim game" and "Terror island." The advertisement presented here promotes a new stage of the escapologist's film career, the first production of the Houdini Picture Corporation.
1 print (poster) : color.
1 print (poster) : color.
Call Number
McManus-Young Collection [Rare Book RR]
Library of Congress Rare Book and Special Collections Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Digital Id
cph 3g03291
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
Reproduction Number
LC-USZC4-3291 (color film copy transparency)

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