The Prisoner (1967)

I have to state straight away thatย The Prisoner, in its original form, is one of my absolute favourite television shows – so forgive me if a little bias seeps into this spotlight. ย Initially resistant to its polarising charms, it took me an entire episode of hating it to reach an ending that instantly made me love it. ย I almost gave up watching it in favour of the drastically inferiorย Aqua Teen Hunger Force, which would have been a monumental mistake indeed. ย Birthing an instant obsession, it didn’t take long for me soak in its entire seventeen episode run and all of the spiralling mythos around it.…   [continue reading]