Howard Thurston was one of the greatest American illusionists of the 20th century.
Here are two film clips of the great magician in performance.
Palace Theater, Cleveland OH - October 26, 1932
Excerpt from the feature film "Twisted Souls" from 1920 starring magician Howard Thurston (1869-1936).
Thurston portrays a spiritualist who murders his best friend, a Hindu philosopher, who tries to keep Thurston from wrongdoing.
This movie was never released.