A retired magician's assistant dies performing his mentor's best illusion.
Did You Know?
This episode marked the fourth season of Quincy for an unusual occurrence. Jo Ann Pflug
here plays Quincy's girlfriend Maggie; she had played another girlfriend named Marsha in the earlier, "A Small Circle of Friends". What made this unusual is that in addition to Pflug, Sharon Acker
had also played two different girlfriends during this fourth season. See more
Early in the episode, it is stated several times that Whitehead and Houdini had both successfully performed the water tank escape. Late in the episode, however, it is stated that only Whitehead had ever done the trick successfully. See more