19 entries in Key / Animation
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Dr. Stanley Jaks The Key key balanced on finger turns over
Related toVariations 1952 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 246) 984
Punx Der Gespensterschlüssel story for haunted key
Related to 1977 Setzt Euch zu meinen Füssen... 41
Dr. Dan J. Alessini PSI-Key key turns over on hand, then it is twisted
Inspired by
  • Henk Vermeyden's Skeleton Key
1978 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 205) 1021
Dr. Lawrence Weinstein The Psych-Key follow-up for moving key, key under handkerchief moves, Glorpy
1979 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 243) 1212
Stephen Minch The Silver Key haunted key on second finger, key also turns on spectator's finger, signet is found by using key as pendulum, then key vanishes in box
Also published here 1979 Lovecraftian Ceremonies 21
Peter Pit Ghost Key key turns on hand and raps and twists on a tray
1980 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 256) 1277
Brenda Bell, Book, and... Brenda! turning key, self extinguishing candle and Ball from Plate for two people, using assistant on stage
Inspired by 1980 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 270) 1347
Barrie Richardson The Strange Key Stunt key moves on hand, small thread loop
VariationsAlso published here 1983 Pabular (Vol. 7 No. 9) 1096
Dr. Stanley Jaks Spoo-Key
1984 Magic from the Parade #1 14
Stephen Minch The Silver Key key turns on hand, then on spectator's hand, the key on chain swings by itself over selected disk, then key is wrapped in paper and vanishes in flash of fire
Also published here 1987 The Three Faces of Steve 31
Karl Fulves Curse In A Purse blank key changes into key that opens chosen lock, posed as problem
1988 Interlocutor (Issue 50) 229
Nate Leipzig Key on Fingers key turns on its own, short note from Hilliard's notebook
1994 More Greater Magic 1090
Karl Fulves Match Key "Unsolved Mysteries"
two keys on palm, one lock chosen and matching key turns on palm, lock is then open, posed as a problem
1997 The Fine Print (Issue 6) 147
Barrie Richardson The Strange Key key moves on hand, small thread loop
Also published here 1999 Theater of the Mind 64
Stephen Minch The Silver Key key turns on hand, then on spectator's hand, the key on chain swings by itself over selected disk, then key is wrapped in paper and vanishes in flash of fire
Also published here 2009 The Book of Forgotten Secrets 55
Barrie Richardson Spoo-Key thread loop
  • The First Rotation
  • The Crawl
  • The Gravity Rotation
Inspired by 2011 Curtain Call 111
Barrie Richardson The Bhutan Key on the performance of Spoo-Key in Tibet
2011 Curtain Call 119
Dr. Stanley Jaks The Key key turns on middle finger
2014 The Incredible Dr. Jaks 168
Steve Beam Bambi Revisited The padlock in the back design of a selected card unlocks after a key mysteriously rotates (and a zipper mysteriously slides open).
Inspired byRelated to 2015 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 10 36