Revealing the inspiration behind Blaine’s infamous and legendary endurance art. We will see WHY he performs his stunts, WHAT drives him, and his meetings with greats along the way – including Evel Knievel, accident survivor Aron Ralston, Kobe Bryant, high wire artist Philippe Petit, elite Navy SEALs, and world record-holding free divers.
David Blaine does it again. With 'Vertigo', we see some more incredible magic and unusual illusions. Intercut with the Magic is David - standing on a pole in NY for two days. A pole that seemed to be extended 10 stories tall with nothing for him to hang on to - and there was nothing to catch him. This portion of the program was live and at the end of the show - he jumped into a stack of cardboard boxes.
Street magician, David Blaine, attempts to freeze himself within a block of ice for 72 hours. The hour includes pre-taped footage of Blaine's preparation for the trick and his entry into the icy hangout, as well as segments of Blaine stumping pedestrians with his hip brand of sleight of hand and trickery.