Ep. 20 – The Prisoner 2009 – Part 1

Hey there, Prisoner Pals!

After a very long hiatus, Wes and I are back to bid you welcome back to The Village – an all new, all different Village, as we cover episodes 1-3 of the 2009 AMC television remake of The Prisoner starring Jim Caviezel as 6, and Ian McKellan as 2! Sit back, grab yourself a tasty wrap, and enjoy!

 

 

Ep. 19 – Series Wrap Up

Hey there, Prisoner Pals!

Well here we are at the end of our coverage of Patrick McGoohan’s The Prisoner, and this week we’ll be covering some of our thoughts about the series as a whole, and its enduring legacy and mystery, as well as announcing the winner of our Prisoner Print Giveaway! Thank you to everyone who listened to this series, it’s been a lot of fun to put together!

NOTES:

 

Here again is the Troyer Interview, for anyone who still needs to catch up:

And here are the KTEH bumpers (every ep. except Fall Out for some reason):

Here’s a look at some of Jack Kirby’s abandoned The Prisoner comic book

Dhani Harrison’s band TheNewNo2

And if you’re in the market for great, (kinda pricey) obscure nerd t-shirts, check out Last Exit To Nowhere

Enjoy!

 

Ep. 18 – Fall Out

Well come, Prisoner Pals! Here it is – today we learn all about English mail men from the Jersey shore, dry bones, Vern Troyer, and giveaway contests with the series finale of The Prisoner – Fall Out!

Notes:

Here’s the McGoohan interview we’ll be talking about in our wrap up next week:

Here’s a link to some info on Shattered Visage, the graphic novel “sequel” to The Prisoner

And here’s the print we’ll be giving away next week! Be sure to listen to this week’s episode to learn how to win!

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Enjoy!

Ep. 17 – Once Upon A Time

Hey there, Prisoner Pals! Hope you enjoyed last week’s Danger Man breather – This week on Back In the Village: The Prisoner Podcast we learn all about nervous breakdowns, returning 2’s, and degrees of absolution¬†with the first half of the series finale, Once Upon A Time!

Notes:

Here’s a look at the Number 6 Print we’re thinking of giving away:

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Here’s part 1 of Brand, the BBC production McGoohan starred in 1959

See you next week!

Ep. 16 – Danger Man

Hey there, Prisoner Pals!

This week on The Prisoner Podcast, we take a side step and delve into Danger Man, the spy series that made ol’ Paddy McG a star, and provided the never ending question of “is Number 6 actually John Drake?” – Well we talk about that, as well as a host of other things in our coverage of Danger Man!

Enjoy!

NOTES:

Here’s a link to the site I got a lot of info from, which has tons of great info on Danger Man:

http://danger-man.co.uk/

If you’d like to listen to all three versions of Danger Man’s theme song in one handy youtube video, you can do that here!

If you’re interested in the documentary about the making of The Island of Doctor Moreau, check it out here:

Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley’s The Island of Doctor Moreau
That’s it for this weekend, see you back again next week for Once Upon A Time!