66 entries in Cards / Effect Themes / Skill Demonstration / Magician cuts to the Aces / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Dr. William Weyeneth Wenn zwei dasselbe tun... spectator and performer each cut four times, performer ends up with four Aces
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 22 No. 3)
Edward Marlo As a Disclosure face-up Ace appears while cutting
1968 5
Eddie Fay Fay's Capping Demonstration producing Aces from shuffled deck, sleeve-holdout
1969 23
Bobby Bernard School For Croupiers coin flourishes, cutting the aces and dice stacking to a croupier presentation
1969 225
Father Cyprian King Kut cut to kings which change to aces
1973 46
Frank Garcia Crazy Aces Aces change to Kings, Aces are cut to
1973 62
Frank Garcia Riding the Aces
Related toVariations 1973 196
Gene Finnell Cutting the Aces, Free Cut Style Aces cut to after losing them with Free Cut principle, with two variations
1973 70
John Carney Chameleon Aces Aces cut to, Aces change back color, then rest of deck
1973 (ca.) 6
Karl Fulves Technicolor Cards performer cuts to four Aces, but they have different back color, then he cuts to correct Aces but then deck changes color
  • The Magician Cuts to the Aces
  • The Gambler Cuts to the Aces
Inspired byRelated toVariations 1974
New Stars of Magic (Vol. 1 No. 6)
Gerald Kosky Topsy-Turvy Cutting of Aces Aces cut from a deck shuffled face up into face down
1975 90
John Carney Chameleon Aces aces cut to, aces change back color, then rest of deck
1976 2
Patrick Page Four Ace Trick four aces are cut to
1976 93
Karl Fulves Slick Ace two packets, two Aces on top of each
1977 284
Harry Lorayne Cutting the Aces one-handed Charlier cuts, Aces crimped
1977 39
Mike Bornstein Four Pile Triumph deck shuffled face up into face down, cut into four piles and Aces appear on the bottom of each pile, triumph ending
1982 33
Mike Bornstein Color Poker Triumph deck shuffled face up into face down, Royal Flush is produced which then turns out to be with different colored backs, triumph ending
1982 35
Ron Frost All Wrong! NDO set-up, NDO-finale
Feb. 1987
Apocalypse (Vol. 10 No. 2)
Bob King Shuffle/Cut Ace Control Aces cut to one by one, position of last Ace announced
1989 4
Bob King Anytime Ace Cut using tabled slip cut, quick, reprinted from reference
Also published here 1989 34
Michael Powers Unexpected Development performer cuts to four blank cards, they print to the Aces
1990 78
Edward Marlo An Ace-Cutting Effect
Oct. 1991
The Olram File (Issue 10)
Peter Warlock P. W. Ace Cut
1991 730
Jackie McClements The Move "An ace cutting display", as John McClements, optionally with "Turnover Palm Addition Move" (Roy Walton)
Also published here June 1991
Profile (Issue 2)
Thomas Baxter Breathless performer cuts to the Aces, then Kings and suits are produced as a climax
1992 822
Mike Bornstein Bargain Four ala swindle cut
Jan. 1993
Apocalypse (Vol. 16 No. 1)
John Scarne, J. W. Sarles One Hand Ace Cutting using bridge (spring and riffle shuffle)
Variations 1994
Rigmarole (Issue 6)
Jackie McClements The Move optionally with "Turnover Palm Addition Move" (Roy Walton)
Also published here 1994 6
R. Paul Wilson Challenge Aces
1995 48
Jerry K. Hartman Reversal of Fortune Aces are produces one at a time and then pocketed, five packets are made and an Ace is found reversed on bottom of each with Joker beneath fifth one, cards in pocket are now Twos, magician vs. gambler presentation
Inspired by 1995 161
David Neighbors Fusion Aces cutting the Aces, as climax four glued blocks with Aces on top
Related toVariations June 1996
The Minotaur (Vol. 8 No. 2)
John Graham Master Of The Aces breather crimp, fair handling
Mar. 1997
Apocalypse (Vol. 20 No. 3)
Doug Conn Weighing the Aces performer cuts to the Aces, performer cuts off same amount as spectator cuts off and as spectator names, breather
1999 66
Karl Fulves Edge Cut Aces key cards above and below Aces are scratch marked
Off The Books (Issue 5)
William Duncan Easy Expert Aces
2004 5
Allan Ackerman No Palm Travelers Kings signed and lost, then cut to, change to Aces, Kings from pockets, handling updated in 2005
2005 24
Eric Mead Three-Piece Combo Aces cut to, lost and found again, color separation kicker with Aces in wrong halves
Related toAlso published here 2006 65
Steven Youell +1 spectator cuts to four cards, performer cuts to one higher each, with Si Stebbins variation
Also published here 2009 12
Steven Youell My Name Is Nobody Aces lost and then cut to one by one
2009 22
Steven Youell Calling The Shot performer cuts to three selections one at a time, also as Ace cutting
Inspired by
  • Terry LaGerould effect
2009 38
Jack Carpenter Howlin' Wolf Aces Aces lost, one cut to and placed on spectator's hand, it becomes all four after a bit of byplay
2011 25
Tom Gagnon Rhythm Aces
2011 152
Darwin Ortiz Sweating Bullets cutting the aces, then aces controlled (faros), then new pack order
Inspired by 2012 207
Allan Ackerman The Splits Aces cut to, deck slapped onto them, they distribute next to previously named quartet
Inspired byRelated to 2012 47
John Born Motivation: Cutting the Aces Using cutting the Aces as a running effect throughout a longer show, slowly cut to them one by one
2012 152
Mike Robinson The Mr. Aces Routine Aces are found by cutting, they change into Kings and Aces found face-up in the deck, with different backs
2012 237
Tom Gagnon Ribbon Spread Cut deck openly cut during flipping over a tabled spread, right at an Ace
2013 51
Steve Beam Tradeoffs Four kings are lost in the pack. The magician and a helper cut the cards to locate them.
2015 107
Harry Lorayne Startler card chosen, performer instantly finds the three mates
2015 15
Roberto Giobbi Hofzinser's Glove presentational idea
Hidden Agenda (Issue Mar 26)
Brad Hodgins, Ross Tayler Eagle Eye four-of-a-kind produced after spectator's shuffle, misspelled Taylor
Inspired by Dec. 2017
Operandi (Issue 2)
Joseph Barry Flying with Balloons magician or spectator cuts to the Aces
Inspired by
  • Marlo's methods in New Tops
Dec. 2017
Operandi (Issue 2)
Benjamin Earl Notes
  • Removing the Aces
  • Losing the Aces
  • Finding the Aces
2017 11
Allan Hagen Completing The Hand two cards chosen, three more cards found to complete a full house, then royal flush located
2017 8
Allan Hagen Aces crimps
Inspired by
  • "The Pinch" crimp ("Scarne's Aces", Richard Kaufman, Genii Bash 2012)
2017 12
Michael Feldman time One at a off-beat handling for Ace cutting
2017 41
Johnny Thompson Shuffling to the Aces
2018 164
Johnny Thompson Cutting the Aces
2018 166
Harapan Ong Stress Production cutting to four Kings, Aces are on bottom, multiple Frank Thompson Cuts
Also published here 2018 32
Harapan Ong Followers of Christ same Ace keeps appearing or turning over, then Aces find by cutting to them
Related to 2018 130
Iñaki Zabaletta Cortando Los Ases with Cambio al Voltear
2019 101
Steve Forte Cutting the Aces intro
2020 746
Shimpei Katsuragawa Estimation Etude running the scale routine, ends with Ace cutting
Related to 2022 15
Joshua Jay Finding Four of a Kind from a Shuffled Deck
Also published here
  • MAGIC, July 2008
2022 754
Steven Youell Plus One spectator cuts to four cards, performer cuts to one higher each
Also published here 2022 974
Harapan Ong Stress Production cutting to four Kings, Aces are on bottom, multiple Frank Thompson Cuts
Also published here 2022 1139