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10 Of The Most Deadly Magic Tricks Ever

Check out these death-defying (and sometimes) deadly magic tricks...

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1. Catching A Bullet In Your Teeth

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Illusionists Penn and Teller prove they're bullet proof - and make you think they’re in the Matrix.

2. Chinese Water Torture Cell

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Harry Houdini inspired a bit of an odd way to take a bath...

3. Frozen

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David Blaine took musical statues to another level when he was frozen in ice for 63 hours, 42 minutes and 15 seconds.

4. Tornado of Fire

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David Copperfield became the human phoenix when he set himself on fire.

5. Buried Alive

Joseph Burrus hand-cuffed himself inside a buried coffin for a trick, but the weight of the soil meant he never escaped. That's hide and seek gone terribly wrong...
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Joseph Burrus hand-cuffed himself inside a buried coffin for a trick, but the weight of the soil meant he never escaped. That's hide and seek gone terribly wrong...

6. Strait Jacket Escape

Magician Charles Rowen met a sticky end trapped in his jacket ploughed down by an on-coming car. Not quite Harry Houdini…
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Magician Charles Rowen met a sticky end trapped in his jacket ploughed down by an on-coming car. Not quite Harry Houdini…

7. The Rusty Razor Trick

Dr Vivian Hemsley swallowed a rusty razor, which sadly led to his death 4 days later. No one wants that kind of sore throat...
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Dr Vivian Hemsley swallowed a rusty razor, which sadly led to his death 4 days later. No one wants that kind of sore throat...

8. Escape Trick

Magician Jeff Rayburn Hooper successfully escaped from shackles in the middle of a lake but never made it back to shore because of high winds… Maybe he should have checked the weather forecast beforehand.
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Magician Jeff Rayburn Hooper successfully escaped from shackles in the middle of a lake but never made it back to shore because of high winds… Maybe he should have checked the weather forecast beforehand.

9. Levitating Above The Shard

Dynamo made R. Kelly’s ‘I Believe I Can Fly’ a reality…
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Dynamo made R. Kelly’s ‘I Believe I Can Fly’ a reality…

10. Roller Coaster Escape

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They say life is a roller coaster… they NEVER say chain yourself to the track.

For more deadly tricks, watch Killer Magic, Tuesdays 10pm on BBC Three.