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Tag: Harry Houdini
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Update: August 9, 2007: Oscar-nominated screenwriter Mel Shavelson died yesterday at 90.
When I got the call from Montreal, fortunately I was sitting down. The woman said her name was Bryna Wasserman, and she wanted to produce a musical based on the film I had made about Harry...
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