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Monday, July 26 2010

A Surgeon Cool with a Handgun and a Scalpel

A surgeon doing charity work to make up for the sins of his violent past changes his priorities after learning that his new wife married him for an unfathomable reason.


Wednesday, November 11 2009

The Prisoner: ‘Fall Out’

The Prisoner's unapologetic payoff of surrealism and absurdism heads into that artistic realm where meaning is defined more by resonance than by immediately identifiable relevance.


Wednesday, October 7 2009

Secret Warriors Vol. 1: Nick Fury, Agent of Nothing

Jonathan Hickman blasts into the Marvel Universe, and he brings Nick Fury with him, as the super-spy popularized by Steranko maintains his classic sense of “cool”, refuting the modern-day “kewl” methods of cinema spies like James Bond and Jason Bourne as he attempts to take down his greatest threat to date.


Sunday, April 19 2009

The Spy Collection Megaset

Rather like the the pu pu platter, there’s too much of one thing, not enough of another in this collection of British spy TV


Sunday, October 7 2007

Part 1 - All Time Classics

Where it all began... how TV became the cultural icon it is today, and the seminal shows that offered audiences a glimpse into the medium’s artistic potential.


Thursday, August 23 2007

The Company by Robert Littell

The Company fails the Cheez-It test on several levels.


Tuesday, June 5 2007

Secret Agent (aka Danger Man) - The Complete Collection Megaset 2007

John Drake is the coolest secret agent most modern movie fans have never heard of.


Monday, January 15 2007

The Prisoner: The Complete Series - 40th Anniversary Collectors Edition

It's a show that still causes heads to spin some 40 years later. But what makes The Prisoner so special is not its spy drama approach, but its anti-conformity agenda.


Monday, April 5 2004

Secret Agent A.K.A. Danger Man Megaset

Patrick McGoohan's Drake is an intensely moral character, but never sanctimonious, a diehard cynic who nonetheless believes in what he does.


Wednesday, May 28 2003

Secret Agent aka Danger Man

John Drake, is about as unlike Bond as it's possible to be, the kind of agent who actually paid attention in spy school.


Treasure Planet (2002) (Reviews) [5.Dec.02]
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