Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries And Mentors Of Ricky Jay

  • 2010
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Documentary

It would be challenging to think of a documentary subject with richer onscreen possibilities than Ricky Jay -- a renaissance man known equally for his virtuoso technique as a stage magician, his supporting roles in Hollywood films (House of Games, Boogie Nights), and his authorship of books on deception and Ripley’s-style human “oddities.” Jay’s...read more

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  • Released: 2010
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: It would be challenging to think of a documentary subject with richer onscreen possibilities than Ricky Jay -- a renaissance man known equally for his virtuoso technique as a stage magician, his supporting roles in Hollywood films (House of Games, Boogie N… (more)

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