Oh for Christ’s sake. WGA, this shit should really provoke you to strike!
‘The Persuaders’ (2007) Teaser Trailer — YouTube video
Ben Stiller and Steve Coogan are THE PERSUADERS!
Roles originated by Tony Curtis and Roger Moore:
The Persuaders — YouTube video
Opening to The Persuaders pilot episode, featuring the musical style of John Barry.
The cut cued to the line “And I light the fuse.” is priceless. This title sequence provides all you need to know about the story without a word spoken. Fantastic. They don’t make them like this anymore, no matter how hard they try. You listening, Ben?
Excuse me while I go puke at the thought of another British TV classic being fucked over by the shitheads of Hollywood…
Previously in this blog:
Writers Guild Of America: Strike! Strike! Strike!