Month: June 2020

Annette Carell, Patrick Cargill and Garfield Morgan

The Avengers: Series 5, Episode 2 – The Fear Merchants

  “Steed puts out a light; Emma takes fright” runs the subhead to The Fear Merchants, second episode of the fifth series of The Avengers, and its belly-flop rhythm makes it apparent that this novelty is already not a good idea.   But on with the episode, which starts well with

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Diana Rigg and Ron Moody smoke a hookah

The Avengers: Series 4, Episode 26 – Honey for the Prince

  Mystical, mad and rather weird, Honey for the Prince was the last episode in series four of The Avengers, in terms of both production and transmission, and puts an exclamation mark on what has been an increasingly unreal and self-referential show.   The script is by Brian Clemens, and

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