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The Prisoner The Complete Series Blu-ray Review

13 December 2009 7:43 AM, PST | | See recent news »

Leave it to the British to invent the cult television show. The Prisoner is the very definition of such sensations that have come to represent so much of TV-dvd collecting. Running seventeen episodes, it was a show I first found on PBS on Saturday nights while waiting for Saturday Night Live, and then once I entered High School was steered to it by friends as the local library had all the episodes on tape in the old, puffy clam-shell boxes. Later, a friend left me all his tapes to hold on to as he moved around the country, reclaiming them a year or two later. Then came the DVD box set, and now the Blu-ray edition. My review of The Prisoner after the jump.

Patrick McGoohan stars as Number 6, a secret agent (and this appears to make the show a semi-sequel to his previous series Danger Man) who resigns, and »

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