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Dr Who: The new Doctor is WONDERful!

This Doctor is everything that makes the character special; most of all, to quote one of her new companions, “The best person in the universe.”

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31 Days of Horror 2015: Doctor Who S09 E03: Under the Lake

With the Davros diversion behind him, and Missy/The Master off cavorting with the Supreme Dalek back in time, we are somewhat back to status quo with “Doctor Who.” That is … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror 2015: Doctor Who S09 E03: Under the Lake

Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell S01 EP06: The Black Tower

The BBC has certainly been successful in adding magic to television this summer. Last week Arabella joins the Lost-Hope ball. Jonathan grieves his lost wife, and begins a journey into … Continue reading Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell S01 EP06: The Black Tower

Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell Prelude – The Book

What do you get when you mix together fantasy and historical fiction with the writing styles of Charles Dickens and Jane Austen? You get author Susanna Clarke’s seven hundred and … Continue reading Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell Prelude – The Book

Doctor Who S08 E09: Flatline

Writer Jamie Mathieson (“Being Human,” “Dirk Gently,” and Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel) takes his second shot at “Doctor Who” after last week’s episode “Mummy on the Orient Express.” … Continue reading Doctor Who S08 E09: Flatline

Doctor Who S08 E01: Deep Breath

Finally the wait is over. Several months after the end of the Matt Smith era back in “The Time of the Doctor,” the new era with Peter Capaldi as The … Continue reading Doctor Who S08 E01: Deep Breath

Biff Bam Pop’s Doctor Who Primer

Tomorrow night marks the world premiere of series eight of “Doctor Who.” It’s the show everyone is talking about, it’s purportedly the most watched television program on Earth, it’s cool … Continue reading Biff Bam Pop’s Doctor Who Primer

Saturday At The Movies: The Doctor Who TV Movie

One of the most controversial elements of the “Doctor Who” mythos is the dreaded TV movie. Made by Fox with the cooperation of the BBC and Universal, and intended to … Continue reading Saturday At The Movies: The Doctor Who TV Movie

Who Is the New Doctor Who?

Now that the 50th anniversary of “Doctor Who” is over, there’s something we need to talk about. Peter Capaldi. It’s been several months since the announcement, and now the world … Continue reading Who Is the New Doctor Who?

Doctor Who: The Night of The Doctor

It’s coming! Today we have the (first?) prequel mini-episode to the November 23 Fiftieth Anniversary Special of “Doctor Who” – called “The Night of The Doctor” written by showrunner Steven … Continue reading Doctor Who: The Night of The Doctor