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Miracles For Sale is an hour-long Creator/DerrenBrown special broadcast by {{Creator/Channel 4}} in April 2011. It takes the rough form of a documentary exposing the US faith healing industry by training [[TheEveryman an everyman]] to mimic their tricks. It's not a neutral or balanced investigation by any means, and evokes a lot of ReligionTropes.

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!!''Miracles For Sale'' contains examples of:
* BigGuyLittleGuy: Derren and Nathan.
* EvenEvilHasStandards: The team call off their involvement with a Christian PR company to avoid dragging an innocent man's business into their fraudulent adventures.
* EverythingIsBigInTexas
* HealingHands: The faith healers, or so they claim. Also, on some level, Derren and Nathan.
* PlaceboEffect: A short-lived version, consisting of adrenaline and enthusiasm, brought about in audience members at the rallies.
* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: By Nathan, in front of an audience, with a real-life faith healer looking on.
* TheReveal: When Derren explains the true nature of his recruitment drive.
* ScamReligion: Derren's description of prosperity theology.
* SinisterMinister: The show's portrayal of faith healers.
* TrainingMontage: As Nathan becomes 'Pastor James.'

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