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Podcast musing on all things genre with Becks & Eeson featuring comics, TV, films, books, games.

Podcast musing on all things genre with Becks & Eeson featuring comics, TV, films, books, games.
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Podcast musing on all things genre with Becks & Eeson featuring comics, TV, films, books, games.

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English


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The Tally Ho talks to Michael Pickwoad

10/4/2017
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In this episode, we talk to production designer Michael Pickwoad who worked on the 2009 reimagining of The Prisoner. Michael spoke to us about his design choices for the mini-series, their deviations from the original, and the location shoot in Namibia and South Africa. His team was nominated for their work on the series for an Excellence in Production Design Award from the Art Directors Guild. Michael has worked on many fantastic projects in film and TV from the classic Withnail and I to,...

Duration: 00:25:26


The Tally Ho talks to Alex Cox

10/3/2017
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In this episode, recorded the day before the 50th anniversary of the show, we talk to legendary film director, screenwriter and author Alex Cox about The Prisoner. Alex has written a new book about the show called 'I Am (Not) A Number - Decoding The Prisoner', which is out now as an ebook, and released in print in December. We spoke to Alex about the cultural importance of The Prisoner, its continued social relevance, and the way his new book seeks to unravel the secrets of the series. Be...

Duration: 00:35:03


The Tally Ho talks to Rick Davy

10/2/2017
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In this episode, we talked to Rick Davy: fan, writer and all round expert on The Prisoner. Rick Davy runs The Unmutual, one of the best online sources of news, interviews and features on The Prisoner. He is the author of The Prisoner: The Essential Guide and recently contributed the text commentary of the forthcoming DVD/Blu-Ray set of The Prisoner celebrating the 50th anniversary of the show. Be seeing you! Find us on Twitter @TFCAA Part of the Time for Cakes and Ale podcast. If you enjoy...

Duration: 00:30:57


The Tally Ho talks to Rob Fairclough

10/1/2017
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In this episode, recorded just before the 50th anniversary of the show, we talk to Robert Fairclough. Rob is an expert on cult classic television shows with numerous writing, production and graphic design credits. He is the author of The Prisoner: The Official Companion to the TV Series and The Prisoner: The Complete Scripts Volumes 1 & 2. Be seeing you! Find us on Twitter @TFCAA Part of the Time for Cakes and Ale podcast. If you enjoy it, please subscribe! Like us:...

Duration: 00:41:26


The Tally Ho talks to Nick and Iain from Big Finish

9/30/2017
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In this episode, we talk to Nicholas Briggs and Iain Meadows from Big Finish Productions about their Prisoner audiodramas. Nick is showrunner and writer on the series and Iain is the sound designer. Both are huge Prisoner fans and talked to us about their thoughts on the original series and the challenges of adapting it for audio. Now in their second series, these audiodramas are well worth checking out if you are a fan of the show. Be seeing you! Find us on Twitter @TFCAA Part of the Time...

Duration: 01:27:55


The Tally Ho talks to Fiona Moore

9/29/2017
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In this episode, recorded earlier this year at the 75th World Science Fiction Convention in Helsinki, we talk to Fiona Moore all about The Prisoner. Fiona Moore is an author of guidebooks to SF television series, plays, audio dramas, and stories. She is also a Professor of Business Anthropology at Royal Holloway, University of London. She is the co-author, with Alan Stevens of Fall Out: The Unofficial and Unauthorised Guide to The Prisoner. Be seeing you! Find us on Twitter @TFCAA Part of...

Duration: 00:42:54


The Tally Ho - Welcome to The Tally Ho podcast

9/28/2017
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Welcome to The Tally Ho! A new podcast about the classic TV series The Prisoner. In this opening episode we talk about our love for the show as it reaches its 50th anniversary, and share our plans for what you can expect from The Tally Ho in the coming weeks and months. Be seeing you! Find us on Twitter @TFCAA Part of the Time for Cakes and Ale podcast. If you enjoy it, please subscribe! Like us: facebook.com/timeforcakesandale Visit our website: timeforcakesandale.com

Duration: 00:24:21


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - PART 17 & 18

9/8/2017
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And now an ending... of Twin Peaks The Return. Parts 17 and 18 comprise the most remarkable 2 hours of the show thus far. Join us as we try to "make... sense... of... it". Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-18 and the Twin Peaks canon. Find us on Twitter @TFCAA Part of the Time for Cakes and Ale podcast. If you enjoy it, please subscribe! Like us: facebook.com/timeforcakesandale Visit our website: timeforcakesandale.com

Duration: 05:05:16


Cherry Pie and Coffee: Another Slice of Pie with Seth Mnookin

9/1/2017
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Join us for a special episode of Time for Cherry Pie & Coffee! Journalist, writer, MIT professor and Twin Peaks fan Seth Mnookin returns as we discuss Twin Peaks The Return Parts 1-16 and preview the two hour finale. It started as another slice of pie at the RR but we ended up ordering the whole pie and staying until closing time. We cover everything about The Return, from theories, highs and lows, to its impact and influence. Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-16 and the Twin Peaks canon....

Duration: 02:28:54


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - PART 16

8/28/2017
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Part 16 of Twin Peaks The Return is a triumphant hour of the show, made all the more poignant by the 15 hours that have come before, and the 25 year wait before that. Plot strands in Buckhorn, Las Vegas and Twin Peaks are on a trajectory to intersect in the sure to be epic 2 hour finale. Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-16 and the Twin Peaks canon. Find us on Twitter @TFCAA and don't forget to vote in our newest #PollFromCole Part of the Time for Cakes and Ale podcast. If you enjoy it,...

Duration: 02:19:33


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - PART 15

8/23/2017
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Part 15 of Twin Peaks The Return firmly puts the town in the centre of events as the major mysteries move towards the final 3 hours and tensions reach fever pitch. Mr C reaches the Dutchman's only to confront both a former colleague and Richard Horne, Dougie has the electrifying urge to put the old team back together, and after 25 years Ed and Norma might finally get their chance at happiness. This episode was also filled with references to Fire Walk With Me and resurrected two of its most...

Duration: 02:25:13


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - PART 14

8/17/2017
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Cor blimey Piehards, it's only Part 14 of Twin Peaks The Return! In an episode jam packed with developments, we finally venture to Jack Rabbit's Palace, learn the history of the first Blue Rose case, and hear a tall tale about a green gardening glove, not to mention Sarah's dramatic night out. But perhaps the strangest and most affecting moments come when watching Cole's memory of a memory wrapped in a dream. Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-14 and the Twin Peaks canon. Find us on Twitter...

Duration: 02:05:46


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee: A Slice of Pie at Worldcon 75

8/14/2017
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Join us for a second special episode of Time for Cherry Pie & Coffee as we share "A Slice of Pie" with authors Chris Butler and Neil Williamson at Worldcon 75. We discuss how they feel about Twin Peaks coming back after so long, how new and old characters are being handled, and the unusual pacing and plot structure of the show. Thanks for joining us, Chris and Neil! Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-13 and the Twin Peaks canon. Follow Chris on Twitter @cbutler12 and Neil at...

Duration: 00:51:27


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee: A Slice of Pie with Seth Mnookin

8/12/2017
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Join us for a special episode of Time for Cherry Pie & Coffee as we share "A Slice of Pie" with journalist, writer, MIT professor and Twin Peaks fan Seth Mnookin. We discuss his feelings about The Return, favourite moments and delve into a few theories about what is going on. Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-13 and the Twin Peaks canon. Find us on Twitter @TFCAA and don't forget to vote in our newest #PollFromCole Part of the Time for Cakes and Ale podcast. If you enjoy it, please...

Duration: 01:16:56


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - PART 13

8/8/2017
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Part 13 of Twin Peaks The Return sees events move ever closer to the town itself. But time itself seems to be be playing tricks there. After a long gap we see the return of Mr C as his pursuit of Ray reaches its climax. Developments in Las Vegas seem to be nearing their conclusion. The mystery of Audrey's arc is getting deeper. And let's not forget the latest headline act at The Roadhouse. Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-13 and the Twin Peaks canon. Find us on Twitter @TFCAA and don't...

Duration: 01:56:11


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - PART 12

8/1/2017
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Part 12 of Twin Peaks The Return is likely to be considered a divisive episode in the new season. The history of the Blue Rose division is revealed, the motives of Diane are further examined, and whilst Sarah Palmer's arc hits the ground running, the long awaited return of Audrey Horne remains enigmatic. But that won't stop us trying to figure it out. We delve into the significance of fathers and sons, the French Woman, and Doppeljerky. It wasn't peak Peaks, the rummaging around the...

Duration: 01:58:09


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - My Pod Has A Message From You

7/30/2017
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Before Part 12 of Twin Peaks: The Return, we have put together a special bonus episode featuring listener questions: Our Pod Has A Message From You! Topics include alternative timelines and realities, Laura Palmer's arc, puke zombie girl, and the Arthurian connections. Thanks to everyone who submitted such fantastic questions and talking points. Containers big spoilers for Parts 1-11 and the Twin Peaks canon. Find us on Twitter @TFCAA and don't forget to vote in our newest #PollFromCole...

Duration: 01:38:43


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - PART 11

7/25/2017
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Part 11 of Twin Peaks: The Return seems to signal the end of Act 2 as people, places and plotstrands come into alignment featuring big developments in Buckhorn, Las Vegas and Twin Peaks. This wonderful hour combines so many different tones: suspense, melodrama, humour, absurdity and horror. Lynch and Frost have taken us to the site. We're about the enter the Zone. Containers big spoilers for Parts 1-11 and the Twin Peaks canon. Find us on Twitter @TFCAA and don't forget to vote in our...

Duration: 01:51:08


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - PART 10

7/18/2017
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We sent Candie out to fetch our Part 10 episode, so naturally it's a day late! After this brutal episode of Twin Peaks we discuss how the pendulum of violence swings from the distressing to the absurd. Perhaps one of the darkest hours of Twin Peaks yet focusing all too closely on the evil that men do. As the Log Lady says, now the circle is almost complete. Watch and listen to the dream of time and space. Containers big spoilers for Parts 1-10 and the Twin Peaks canon. Find us on Twitter...

Duration: 01:46:24


Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee - PART 8

6/27/2017
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It's Part 8 of Twin Peaks The Return! Join us as we recap and discuss the latest episode, not only one of the most striking hours of Twin Peaks so far, but perhaps of modern television itself. We try to make sense of events that take us back to the origins of Killer BOB and the meeting place above the Convenience Store, interweaving Twin Peaks mythology from screen and page with the Manhattan Project, aliens and Kafka. We can't promise any answers, only our accounts of what we saw....

Duration: 01:31:16

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