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Title The prisoner. The complete series [videorecording] / ITC Incorporated Television Company Ltd. ; producer, David Tomblin.

Imprint [New York] : A & E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, [2009]


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Description 10 videodiscs (ca. 14 hr., 44 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally broadcast in the U.S. on the CBS television network in 1968.
Contains all seventeen episodes of the series.
Title from container.
Bonus features: original footage of the 1966 location shooting, accompanied by commentary with series production manager Bernie Williams, bonus program: The prisoner video companion, alternate version of the episode "The chimes of Big Ben", "Foreign file cabinet" footage, "Textless" intro & outro, original broadcast trailers, original series promotional trailer, gallery of original production and promotional materials, production stills galleries, interactive map of the Village, Prisoner trivia.
Contents Arrival -- Free for all -- Dance of the dead -- Checkmate -- The chimes of Big Ben -- A, B, and C -- The general -- The schizoid man -- Many happy returns -- It's your funeral -- A change of mind -- Hammer into anvil -- Do not forsake me oh my darling -- Living in harmony -- The girl who was death -- Once upon a time -- Fall out.
Credits Director of photography, Brendan J. Stafford ; art director, Jack Shampan ; script editor, George Markstein ; theme, Ron Grainer.
Cast Patrick McGoohan, Angelo Muscat.
Summary After resigning from a top-secret position, a man is abducted from his London home and kept prisoner in a mysterious place known only as The Village. Residents of The Village, known only by numbers, are held captive on account of their valuable knowledge. The prisoner--Number Six--must protect his mind in order to preserve his humanity while he struggles to discover the identity of Number One and achieve freedom by escaping from the repressive grasp of his captors.
System Details DVD, full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Includes optional subtitles.
Subject Prisons -- Drama.
Kidnapping -- Drama.
Spies -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery television programs.
Thrillers (Television programs)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Tomblin, David, 1930-2005.
McGoohan, Patrick, 1928-2009.
Muscat, Angelo, 1930-1977.
Incorporated Television Company.
Arts and Entertainment Network.
New Video Group.
Added Title Prisoner : no man is just a number
Prisoner (Television program : 1967-1968)
ISBN 1422971139 (set)
9781422971130 (set)
Standard No. 733961208559
Music No. AAAE208550 A & E Television Networks

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