We are introduced to a man called Number 6 in
this,the pilot episode of The Prisoner.He drives
a little hot rod with license plates KAR 120C.
He is being followed by another car as he leaves
the office of his former boss who gave him a
reprimand for an infraction he explodes in anger
about.When he arrives home,a man comes to his door
and shoots knockout gas into his apartment.He
collapses and when he wakes up,he discovers he is
in a strange place.He walks about,looking for a sign of life.He discovers one lady,but assumes
she doesn't know anything when she tells him the
name of the place---The Village.He can't figure
anything out---until when a man says to come to
number 2,the green dome.Then he is told why he's there---they want information.He will not
cooperate.He is then shown The Village---and
shown what happens to those who misbehave,as a
circular white object consumes a man.
In all this,the man---now known as Number 6
---learns that escape is practically impossible.
He must accept the fate that he is there for a
A good introduction to the series.