The Prisoner, Patrick McGoohan and Danger Man Online Store

I Am (Not) A Number: Decoding The Prisoner by Alex Cox


Maverick British filmmaker Alex Cox is responsible for directing a host of acclaimed films from Sleep Is for Sissies, Repo Man, Sid & Nancy, Straight to Hell, Walker and Highway Patrolman to Death and the Compass, Revenger’s Tragedy and Bill, The Galactic Hero. From 1987 to 1994, he presented the acclaimed BBC TV series ‘Moviedrome’, bringing unknown or forgotten films to new audiences.

A fan of The Prisoner since its original broadcast, Cox takes readers through the episodes of the series in production order, adding his personal perspectives and insights along the way, in an attempt to decode what is seen on screen.

Paperback, published by Kamera books in 2017.

Additional information

Weight 0.6 kg