The Mad Magician
Movie was released on 1954-05-19, the IMDB rating is 6,5 (upd: 09-15-2020) and lasts 72 min. Directed by John Brahm.Overview
Don Gallico is an inventor of stage magic effects who aspires to become a star in his own right. Just before his first performance his act is shut down by capricious manager Ross Ormond who wants Gallico’s brilliant buzz saw effect for the act of The Great Rinaldi, an established star. With this defeat, and the humiliation of having already lost his wife Claire to Ormond, Gallico decides it is time to take matters into his own hands.