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Thursday, September 25, 2008

THE AVENGERS!

THE AVENGERS!

THE RAP SHEET HAS A GREAT POST ON THE AVENGERS AND THE SHOW'S OPENING TITLE SEQUENCE:


It was The Avengers I had in mind when I remarked, in the opening installment of this weekly blog series, that I would be writing “almost exclusively” about the main title sequences of American TV shows. This is the exception, a stylish, quick-witted spy-fi drama that was apparently the last English series to appear on U.S. television during prime-time hours. The Avengers is also said to have been the longest-running TV espionage series in history, though Mission: Impossible (1966-1973) claims more episodes--171 versus 161. But hey, who’s counting?


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