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This documentary is part of Louis Theroux: An Honest Liar documents James Randi ‘s early life as a carnival-bound refugee from Toronto who, early on, dedicated himself to learning every trick performed by Harry Houdini , and even improving on some of them. He’s also homosexual and his partner is an illegal immigrant who traveled to America to escape homophobic persecution. You can, and will, be deceived. Archived from the original on December 19, But when they replaced the dome, it was an easy matter to drop a small ball of aluminum foil into the slot, causing the dome to tilt slightly and provide a gap.

Does anyone know the name of the talk show host who became outraged at Randi and then stormed off the set as it cut to commercial? This episode features An Honest Liar The interesting thing about Uri Geller is that everyone wants to have a single answer when actually he’s got a hundred ways to get to the same result. As someone who interviewed Uri Geller a number of times and came close to making a film about him, it’s easy to see why this Storyville film grabbed Louis Theroux. Thanks for posting this documentary. You don’t stand out, you aren’t better, and the fact that you attempt to degrade another human being based on 2 sentences where they ask you for proof of your belief which you don’t even try to offer, making for a very laughable argument shows that you are just as “primitive” as the “beings” that you are putting down.

Exposed: Magicians, Psychics and Frauds – Documentary

He alluded to it, when describing their break to go get a drink in the hall way. Then you hold the spoon so it looks like it’s “normal” and only bending as you’re rubbing it. Magicians, Psychics and Frauds 02 Nov 7.


Where else can i see this? You put yourself in this ridiculously hypocritical corner, showing that you are unwilling to change your opinion on a subject just as you say others are. Edit Cast Episode credited cast: By simply blowing surreptitiously at the base of the dome, the boys could cause air to circulate within and thus turn the balanced rotor.

BBC Four – Storyville, Exposed: Magicians, Psychics and Frauds

You can actually see watxh title edposed honest liar” on that thingamabob with a digital clock on it that they slap together to timestamp the film before each take. An Interview with James Randi”. Managed to find a torrentnot sure if it works though. The simple argument that one can change their mind at any point about anything instantly puts that horribly articulated garbage to rest. Thanks for posting this documentary. Added, go to My Music to see full list.

I sort of irritates magcians that Peter Popoff is still living the good life by continuing to deceive people. What a great documentary! David Rooney, reviewing the film for The Hollywood Reporterthought the film “intriguing”, but felt the transition from Randi’s investigations to the revelations about Alvarez were too abrupt, and the conclusions lacking full coherence, and summarized the film as “a compelling magic act that loses focus in the big finish when the cloak gets whisked away.

But don’t be a jackass.


The Skeptics Guide to the Universe Interview: Magicians, Psychics and Frauds youtube. Retrieved September 5, Skeptics Win Second Round”. Ha ha, you have been deceived, I’m full of shit. Changing body position and blowing fxposed a different angle changed the direction of air movement, and thus the direction of rotor movement. The Globe and Mail.


Exposed: Magicians, Psychics and Frauds – Documentary

You can hand out a spoon with your frayds hand and bend a spoon against a table with your right. Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities.

Uri can rot in QVC mystifying heaven for all I care. Wed 27 Jun Interviewed by Steve Novella. Randi would be my 1. Great story and what an amazing man. I just want more randi. Always message the mods psychivs of attacking users in public. They describe how they performed the trick here. Retrieved June 5, Magicians, Psychics and Frauds Storyville. Toole also edited the film. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. You pretend to work on an unbent spoon then switch it for psychkcs other spoon then do a reveal.

So how does one bend spoons? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Go prove that your will can make anything happen in front of the brilliant man in this documentary. You just bend the spoon a shitload beforehand. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin.