The Prisoner

The Best DVDs of 2009 | 7 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

Let's face it, when the content inside is less than meaningful, how better to market your particular movie than with plenty of digital packaging bells and whistles. Many of our 2009 choices reflect this strategy. Others are great all by themselves.

Part 1 - All Time Classics | 7 Oct 2007 // 6:01 PM

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.


The Prisoner: 'Fall Out' | 11 Nov 2009 // 4:00 PM

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.


The Prisoner | 16 Nov 2009 // 12:00 AM

As soon as Six asks how to get out, at the start of AMC's The Prisoner, you know where he's headed.


The Prisoner: The Complete Series - Blu-ray | 13 Dec 2009 // 5:32 AM

The Prisoner: The Complete Series - Blu-ray - A&E [$99.95]

The Prisoner - The Complete Series (1968): Blu-ray | 25 Oct 2009 // 2:00 AM

"I am not a number. I am a free man" - Number Six (Patrick McGoohan) It is the line that leads us into every episode,

//Mixed media

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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