The Magic of David Copperfield XIII: Mystery on the Orient Express (1991)

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This is the 13th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Jane Seymour, and the third and last one in which David Copperfield enters the scene on his Harley Davidson. The location... See full summary »

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Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »
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This is the 13th CBS Copperfield TV special, introduced by the host Jane Seymour, and the third and last one in which David Copperfield enters the scene on his Harley Davidson. The location is not a stage but a train station, in which Copperfield will perform both the first and the last illusion. So, the illusions performed are: "Motorcycle To Women" (aka "Motorcycle Metamorphosis"), "Torn Card On Train Window", "Head Mover", "Cut And Restored Rope", "Brazilian Water Levitation", "Card In Balloon", "Floating Rose", "Big Black Box", "Touch The Magic - Train Cards" (aka "Interactive Train Effect") and then "Train Car Vanish". This is a TV special in which 2 illusions have been performed on a train, the Orient Express, and the second of them, "Touch The Magic - Train Cards", is an interactive game conceived for an active participation of the TV audience. The last illusion, filmed in long take and no more repeated, is the levitation and the disappearance in midair of a 25,9 meters (or 85 ... Written by Lorenz-pictures

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This special makes a really wide use of the original motion pictures score composed and conducted by Bruce Broughton for Young Sherlock Holmes (1985). See more »


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Cruel, Crazy, Beautiful World
Written and performed by Johnny Clegg and his band Savuka
Produced by Hilton Rosenthal and Bobby Summerfield
Released in 1989 as second song of the album "Cruel, Crazy Beautiful World"
(Used to introduce "Floating Rose")
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