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The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.: Season One, Episodes 22, 23, and 24 (1967) – reviewed by George

Episode 22: The Furnace Flats Affair I enjoyed this episode, first of all because it was shot almost entirely on a soundstage: one of those giant MGM sound stages that has a panorama painted on the wall and then some … Continue reading

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The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.: Season One, Episodes 10, 11, and 12 (1966) – reviewed by George

Episode 10: The Paradise Lost Affair I didn’t like it. After being crazy about “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.”,  I just can’t get used to this spy action entree seasoned with silly. April (Stephanie Powers) and Mark (Nigel Harrison) are undercover … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Three, Disc Seven (1967) – reviewed by George

Episode 19: The Yo-Ho-Ho and a Bottle of Rum Affair On a dock in Hong Kong Napoleon (Robert Vaughn) watches from hiding as Illya (David McCallum) climbs mooring ropes to get on a freighter. A man (Kevin Hagen) and a … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Three, Disc Three (1966) – reviewed by George

Episode 7: The Thor Affair Illya and Solo  (David McCallum and Robert Vaughn) arrive somewhere in the Indian subcontinent in a country where Fazir Nahdi (CoStar Harry Davis) is the President. He is fasting (17 days and counting) in order … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Two, Disc Nine (1966) – Reviewed by George

Episode 25: The King of Diamonds Affair In a tea shop in Soho a Cockney girl breaks a tooth on a piece of glass and raises a stink, as indeed she should. But a jeweler having lunch identifies the “glass” … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Two, Disc Eight (1966) – reviewed by George

Episode 22: The Foreign Legion Affair Illya (David McCallum) is in Sudan photographing some top secret Thrush papers – the Triad. He rushes to the airport and boards his plane, a speedy compact plane where he is the only passenger … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Two, Disc Six (1966) – reviewed by George

#16: The Dippy Blonde Affair On the grounds of Thrush’s Satrap on Long Island, men are working to finish a device that can turn a man to jelly (not literally). I looked up “satrap” and it means governor or ruler, … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Two, Disc Five (1965) – reviewed by George

# 13: The Adriatic Express Affair Illya and Napoleon  (David McCallum and Robert Vaughn) are in different parts of a train station, maintaining radio contact. An announcement, first in German, then in English: “Adriatic Express, Vienna to Venice, on Track … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.: Season Two, Disc Three (1965) – reviewed by George

Episode 7: The Arabian Affair If not the most suspenseful episode so far, certainly one of the most suspenseful: Solo enters the THRUSH Satrap in New Your alone to steal the plans for a new weapon, a vaporizer. Well, he … Continue reading

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