MAGIC AND METHODS OF ROSS BERTRAM – This segment features Ross Bertram performing and teaching many of the classic effects originally featured in his classic book, Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram. Performed and explained are: My Favorite Drink • Broken & Restored Cigarette • Coin Through Hand • Coin Penetrates Glass • Broken & Restored Cigarette #2 • Holdout Palm Performance • Coins Through The Table • Cashing a Cheque
ROSS BERTRAM AND HIS FIFTY-TWO FRIENDS – In this segment, Ross Bertram demonstrates his extraordinary skill with cards as he performs a series of eye-popping card effects-all while blindfolded!
DON’T BET ON IT! – In this short film, Ross Bertram demonstrates a multitude of gambling sleights and stratagems, all with his trademark precision. You’ll see demonstrated: The Second Deal • Blackjack Seconds • Watch For This In Stud Poker • Push-Off Seconds • Turn-Over Seconds • The Bottom Deal • South Paw Method • Some Fancy Shuffles and Cuts • The Old Army Game (Three Card Monte) • Gambling Tools of the Trade • Shiners • Mechanical Hold-Outs • Thimble-Rig – Three Shell Game • Dice Cheats • Dump Shots • Dice Switches
TRIBUTE TO TENKAI – This segment features Ross Bertram performing a tribute to the great Japanese magician Tenkai. Dressed in traditional Oriental garb, Bertram performs: Card Vanishes • Paper Cone & Coin • Card Changes • Tenkai Pennies • Interlock Card Production • Two Card Transpo • One Card Change • Five Card Vanish & Reappearance • Five Card Vanish & Reappearance • Snowstorm In China
EGYPTIAN CUPS & BALLS – A multi-phase Cups and Balls routine with many original sequences, all performed in the inimitable style of Ross Bertram. Even seasoned Cups and Balls workers will be fooled by much of this routine!