Month: December 2017

Patrick Macnee and Frank Gatliff

The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 9 – The Sell-Out

  Just as the keel of the series had started to lift, floating at last in its own water, episode nine of series two plonks it back on the sea floor. The Sell-Out is a throwback to series one, which itself harks even further back – to the film noir

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Cathy Gale in low cut dress

The Avengers: Series 2, Episode 8 – Death of a Great Dane

  We’re now eight episodes into the second series of The Avengers and change is afoot. Even before Death of a Great Dane gets underway, something clearly sets this episode apart from the ones that came before. John Dankworth’s theme music has been perked up a bit – that 1950s-influenced

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