A life time fan and Prisonerologist of the 1960's series 'the Prisoner', now a leading authority on the subject.
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Sunday, 22 March 2015
Some episodes had a common denominator. So
it is between ‘The Schizoid Man,’ and ‘Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling. In ‘the
Schizoid Man’ Number 6 wakes up in a strange apartment to find he is someone
else, Number 12, and from that moment on he fights not only to prove his
identity, but to maintain his identity. In ‘Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling’
the Prisoner wakes up in the study of his house in London, only to discover his appearance has
been altered. And when coming face to face with Sir Charles Portland tries to
prove and maintain his identity!
Over the years ‘the Prisoner has been
compared to several works of literature, to other television series, and
feature films. But also ‘the Prisoner’ stands up well enough when compared to