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Doctor Who: Revenge Of The Cybermen/Silver Nemesis Boxset (DVD boxset review)

March 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: Revenge Of The Cybermen/Silver Nemesis Boxset   (DVD boxset review)

Another boxset that I spread out to watch in some semblance of order. (region 2 DVD: BBC. 2 DVDs. BBCDVD2854. Price: about £11.60 (UK) if you know where to look) Doctor Who: Revenge Of The Cybermen by Gerry Davis (region 2 DVD: pub: BBC. 1 DVD 95 minutes 4 * 24 minute episodes with extras. […]

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Then & Now: Doctor Who In Review: 1 by David J Howe (book review)

March 22, 2016 | By | Reply More
Then & Now: Doctor Who In Review: 1 by David J Howe   (book review)

The topic of David J Howe’s book ‘Then & Now: Doctor Who In Review: 1’ is to reprint his diary of thoughts he had on-line from watching the new ‘Doctor Who’ shows with a more up-to-date comment at the end of each episode or two-part episodes covering Christopher Eccleston and David Tennant’s eras. Except for […]

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Doctor Who: Myths And Legends (DVD boxset review).

March 20, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Doctor Who: Myths And Legends (DVD boxset review).

Doctor Who: Myths And Legends Three stories under one boxset. Before you ask, these past few months, I watched them within the order of the other ‘Doctor Who’ stories I was watching so in relative context than jumping from Doctor to Doctor. Data is given for the individual stories. Doctor Who: The Time Monster by […]

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Doctor Who: The Face Of Evil by Chris Boucher (DVD review).

February 27, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Doctor Who: The Face Of Evil by Chris Boucher (DVD review).

Leela (actress Louise Jameson) is expelled from her tribe, the Sevateem, for speaking up against an attack against another tribe, the Tesh, saying it was doomed for failure. Behind the scenes, Tomas (actor Brendan Price) and Calib (actor Leslie Schofield) tend to think so as well but won’t speak up against Neeva (actor David Garfield), […]

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Doctor Who: The Masque Of Mandragora by Louis Marks (DVD Doctor Who review).

February 22, 2016 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: The Masque Of Mandragora by Louis Marks (DVD Doctor Who review).

The Doctor (actor Tom Baker) and Sarah Jane Smith (actress Elisabeth Sladen) are exploring the TARDIS when they discover a more ancient control room which the Time Lord decides they can use it for a while. Turning on the controls and exterior scanner, they see the Mandragora Helix and are drawn into it. They briefly […]

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Doctor Who: The Seeds Of Doom by Robert Banks Stewart (DVD TV series review).

February 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: The Seeds Of Doom by Robert Banks Stewart (DVD TV series review).

A discovery in the Antarctic of an unknown plant pod and a photo to Whitehall has the Doctor (actor Tom Baker) notified who immediately recognises it and he and Sarah Jane Smith (actress Elisabeth Sladen) are off there by human transport. Meanwhile, the same bureaucrat Dunbar (actor Kenneth Gilbert) notifies botanist Harrison Chase (actor Tony […]

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Lost Girl DVD: The Complete Final Season (DVD TV review).

February 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
Lost Girl DVD: The Complete Final Season (DVD TV review).

It’s bad news for the many fans of the Canadian supernatural series, ‘Lost Girl’, in that it is coming to an end after five seasons but at least there will be a conclusion to the long-running saga. Starring Anna Silk as Bo, the succubus from the world of the Fae, which basically means that she […]

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The X-Files – 2016: the return, an appraisal by: GF Willmetts (TV review).

February 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
The X-Files – 2016: the return, an appraisal by: GF Willmetts (TV review).

The spoilers are out there. Thirty years ago, it wasn’t unusual that after so many years, there was a ‘Return Of -’, be it shows like ‘I Spy’ and ‘Hunter’ to ‘The Six Million Dollar Man And The Bionic Woman’. Generally, it was a 90 minute TV film, but although having the original cast, these […]

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Doctor Who: Terror Of The Zygons by Robert Banks Stewart (TV series DVD review).

January 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: Terror Of The Zygons by Robert Banks Stewart (TV series DVD review).

Called back to Earth, the Doctor (actor Tom Baker), Sarah Jane Smith (actress Elisabeth Sladen) and Harry Sullivan (actor Ian Martyr) stalk through the Highlands of Scotland until they get a lift from the Laird Of Forgill (actor John Woodnutt) to the village where the Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart (actor Nicholas Courtney) has his UNIT team housed. […]

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Star Trek 365: The Original Series by Paula M. Block and Terry J. Erdman (book review).

January 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Star Trek 365: The Original Series by Paula M. Block and Terry J. Erdman (book review).

I reviewed ‘Star Trek: The Next Generation 365’ a couple years ago and now Abrams Books have let me loose on ‘Star Trek 365: The Original Series’ by Paula M. Block and Terry J. Erdman. Half the book is full of colour photographs and the rest with information. The ‘365’ denotes the pages and the […]

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