The Prologue to Houdini Magic's Expert at the Card Table (2008)

A popular theory proposes that the person who wrote the book The Expert at the Card Table some hundred years ago, considered to be one of the best guidebooks to card cheating and tricks with cards, was E.S. Andrews. Here's why.

Director:

Christie Fall (as Christie Wessling)

Writer:

Christie Fall (screenplay) (as Christie Wessling)

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Credited cast:
Ernest Borgnine ... Narrator
John Silvestri John Silvestri ... Andrews / Erdnase
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mat Black Mat Black ... Card Player
Donald Charette Donald Charette ... Drunk
Gayle Charette Gayle Charette ... Saloon Girl on Lap
Tim Davis Tim Davis ... Sheriff
Dianne Gonzales Dianne Gonzales ... Andrews' Girlfriend
Krissy Houston Krissy Houston ... Saloon Girl 1
Natasha Mauer Natasha Mauer ... Andrews' Admirer
Mason Munari Mason Munari ... Young Boy
Nikki Nikki ... Saloon Girl 2
Corey Thompson Corey Thompson ... Man in Saloon 2 (as Cory Thompson)
Chris Vespia Chris Vespia ... Man in Saloon 1
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S.W. Erdnase is the author of the most important book in card magic, The Expert at the Card Table. Nevertheless, the true identity of Erdnase is a mystery. Historians have researched for years and have only been able to come up with theories regarding the true identity of Erdnase. One of the more popular theories states that he is a man name Andrews. This short film covers the life of Andrews as if he were the true author of The Expert at the Card Table. Written by Anonymous

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Short | Western

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

August 2008 (USA) See more »

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