Tuesday, May 20, 2008
4:7 The Unicorn and the Wasp
And the award for "Silliest episode of Doctor Who excluding those in which the villain is made of Liquorice Allsorts" goes to......
4.6 The Doctor's Daughter
This Saturday's 6.45 slot was given over to a publicity video for a proposed new sci-fi series Jenny: Defender of the Universe . ...
Saturday, May 17, 2008
4:5 The Poison Sky
Militaristic aliens in flying saucers invading earth using a plan that's five times more complicated that it needs to be; the Doctor a...
Thursday, May 01, 2008
4:4 "The Sontaran Stratagem"
-- Girl reporter thrown out of sinister stately home. Ah. Seems we've come in in the middle of episode 2. Again. -- Boy genius. Haven&...
Tuesday, April 29, 2008
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Monday, April 28, 2008
4:3 "Planet of the Ood"
There is a vicious and unfounded rumour going around that I don't like new Doctor Who . In order to counter this libel, I shall conc...
Monday, April 21, 2008
Umberto Eco sums up what I've been trying to say about Doctor Who so exactly that I assume I must have read the book at college and forgotten it.
"We should beware of understanding this distinction of levels as though on one side there were an easily satisfied reader, only interes...
Tuesday, April 15, 2008
4:2 "Fires of Pompeii"
If Captain Kirk used his superior technology to impose his superior morality on every planet he visited, he would come across as a colonial...
Friday, April 11, 2008
Oh, all right, you talked me into it
Another reason not to review Doctor Who is that it is forearmed against critics. "Fans always find fault with the new series, as a ma...
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