Frances Farmer: This is Your Life

Star of Hollywood and Broadway, Frances Farmer appeared on “This is Your Life” in 1958 to dispel years of rumor and innuendo that she had to endure. Farmer also addresses her nervous breakdown.

Magician David Blaine: How I Held My Breathe for 17 Minutes

In this highly personal talk from TED Talks, magician and stuntman David Blaine describes what it took to hold his breath underwater for 17 minutes (a world record) and what his often death-defying work means to him.

Inside the Actors Studio with Anthony Hopkins

Inside The Actors Studio with Anthony Hopkins on his 2nd visit. He is interviewed by host and journalist James Lipton.


“Rowdy” Roddy Piper goads the Sheepherders into the ring by breaking a full bottle of Miller High Life on his head. The impact causes his forehead to bleed.
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