The Prisoner is a British television show that originally aired between 1967 and 1968. The series tells the mysterious tale of a British secret agent who abruptly retires from the British secret service only to wake up and find himself on a mysterious island. This is the seventh episode entitled Dance Of The Dead.
Scientists try to extract information from Number Six through a form of hypnosis, but he resists. He attempts to escape but is blocked from leaving the island. He tries to send a message by attaching it to a corpse and sending it out to sea, but it is recovered. A strange costume ball is held, and then a fake court is set up to trial Number Six for the possession of a radio.