Are the tricks in the movie The Illusionist actually possible back then?
Yes they were possible back then, but they were not as detailed and well preformed as the movie, obviously because the movie used computer generated graphics.
The orange tree with the butterflies and the hanker chief was created by Houdini. It was created using a series of wined up mechanics. But even though today it doesn't look as smooth and extra ordinary, it is still one of the most impressive things built to this day.
But like I said, nothing as detailed as the movie.
If you search up Houdini Orange tree, on www.youtube.com, than you will be able to view the trick being done, and shown how it is done as well.
Well, that depends on what you mean by your question. If you mean 'Were the Illusions performed by Edward Norton real, and actually performed by Edward Norton?" Then the answer is No. If you mean, 'Were the illusions displayed in the movie, actual illusions, performed by real illusionists at one time or another?" Then the answer is Yes. The "Orange Tree illusion" was invented by a french magician Robert Houdin. And was used to with…
http://www.masteryourmagic.com/learn-magic/?a=a553 this is an amazing sight for magic tricks. It gives you twenty free tricks and you can get more with a membership or you can buy their DVD "Abracadabra". This is an amazing movie it not only teaches you how to do tricks but also how to not get caught, how to use misdirection, and what to do if you get caught. its amazing!
Edward Norton as Eisenheim the Illusionist (born Eduard Abramovich) Paul Giamatti as Chief Inspector Walter Uhl Jessica Biel as Duchess Sophie von Teschen Rufus Sewell as Crown Prince Leopold Eddie Marsan as Josef Fischer, Eisenheim's manager Jake Wood as Jurka Aaron Johnson as Young Eisenheim Eleanor Tomlinson as Young Sophie
It relates to no ultimate reality beyond our own that we are now conscious of. Though your question is interesting, it is nonsensical Ultimately reality is that which is. But I think your asking about the "timelines" seen in Star Trek. First off, time travel has not been show to be possible in any way whatsoever. People are often confused by what mathematics says is possible, and what is actually real. Math only describes possible…
He's no more a fake than any other illusionist. Yes, a lot of his tricks involve, well, trickery, but he uses no camera manipulation and minimal plants in the audience. criss angel is really good at making it look real. He uses camera manipulation all the time just youtube it. I watched a video where u can tell his audience is not there and then suddenly there again when the trick is being done…
It could be possible for the people to make the leven thumps series a movie but since there are lots of books in the series, they'll have to plan it slowly like Harry Potter or even The Twilight Series. They are actually working on it right now. The Celtic Rose Entertainment has bought the right to make them a movie. I am very excited!!