Prime in the Dustbin: ‘The Freakmaker’ (1974)

Donald Pleasance as a science-crazed botany professor? Tom Baker as a seven-foot-tall giant with facial tumors? And this is really a real movie, for real? Sign me up for ‘The Freakmaker,’ post-haste!

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Doctor Who S10 E12: ‘The Doctor Falls’

For the series ten finale of Doctor Who, things are looking rather grim. The Doctor is surrounded by old enemies, The Master and Mondasian Cybermen, and to make matters worse, … Continue reading Doctor Who S10 E12: ‘The Doctor Falls’

Doctor Who S10 E10: ‘The Eaters of Light’

Once again Doctor Who explores a mystery from the pages of history itself, what happened to Legio IX Hispana?  As The Doctor and Bill and Nardole journey back to second … Continue reading Doctor Who S10 E10: ‘The Eaters of Light’

Doctor Who S10 E05: ‘Oxygen’

“Space. The final frontier. Final, because it wants to kill us.” That how this episode of Doctor Who starts. Put simply, The Doctor and Bill find out just how dangerous … Continue reading Doctor Who S10 E05: ‘Oxygen’

Doctor Who: The Husbands of River Song

The Doctor Who Christmas Special has become tradition on Christmas Day evenings and this year, showrunner Steven Moffat has given us a very special present – the return of a … Continue reading Doctor Who: The Husbands of River Song

Doctor Who S09 E12: Hell Bent

Remember that old rule? You know the one. “The Doctor lies.” It’s not just him. It’s his heritage. It’s his people. Just because The Doctor comes from the Time Lords … Continue reading Doctor Who S09 E12: Hell Bent

Doctor Who S09 E06: The Woman Who Lived

In the last episode of “Doctor Who,” we were introduced to a new evil alien race, The Mire, and to a young Viking girl named Ashildr, who with The Doctor’s … Continue reading Doctor Who S09 E06: The Woman Who Lived

Doctor Who S09 E05: The Girl Who Died

When details and titles of the current season of “Doctor Who were announced, most of the buzz was about an episode or two featuring actress Maisie Williams, better known as … Continue reading Doctor Who S09 E05: The Girl Who Died

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

Doctor Who S09 E02: The Witch’s Familiar

“Doctor Who” showrunner Steven Moffat certainly knows how to launch a series with a cliffhanger. When last we saw The Doctor and his unconventional entourage, things were looking very bad … Continue reading Doctor Who S09 E02: The Witch’s Familiar

Doctor Who S08 E07: Kill the Moon

This week’s episode of “Doctor Who” was originally written and intended for our last Doctor, Matt Smith, but it just never made the cut for whatever reason. The story has … Continue reading Doctor Who S08 E07: Kill the Moon

Doctor Who S08 E03: Robot of Sherwood

The meeting of heroes is always a cool event. Whether it’s Alien and Predator, Frankenstein and the Wolfman, or Superman and Batman, it’s always fun (and in the case of … Continue reading Doctor Who S08 E03: Robot of Sherwood