Neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) is using linguistical patterns are used to achieve hypnotic states, or phenomena, in the listener. Derren shows a classic example of changing the desire for a gift to something Derren wants to give them.
This is a great video showing induction, mirroring, suggestions, anchoring, and pattern interrupt. Best random public example ever seen.
This clip shows that everyone is susceptible to advertising.
Derren shows The League of Gentlemen an experiment to do with fate.
While Derren is in New York he attempts to buy goods using blank paper money.