Tag: Doctor Who

Doctor who series 9 trailer: Daleks, Zygons, Arya Stark and Missy, oh my!

July 10, 2015 | By | Reply More
Doctor who series 9 trailer: Daleks, Zygons, Arya Stark and Missy, oh my!

Doctor Who is set to return to BBC One on Saturday 19th September 2015 in the ninth series of the old time-travelling rascal. The Doctor (Peter Capaldi) is joined by Clara Oswald (Jenna Coleman) to meet new and old monsters, and go on a journey that takes them to alien planets, underwater bases, Viking villages, […]

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Doctor Who: Last Of The Cybermen by Alan Barnes (CD review).

June 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: Last Of The Cybermen by Alan Barnes (CD review).

Zoë (Wendy Padbury) and Jamie (Frazer Hines) are bemused to meet a man with a multi-coloured coat who not only calls himself the Doctor but seems to know a lot about them. But where is their Doctor, the funny little clown with a mop of black hair? We should not be too surprised as this […]

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Doctor Who: The Fourth Doctor Adventures: Suburban Hell by Alan Barnes (CD review).

June 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: The Fourth Doctor Adventures: Suburban Hell by Alan Barnes (CD review).

Listeners of a certain age will quickly catch on to the inspiration behind ‘Suburban Hell’ but the premise and inspiration are one thing and the slick transference into science fantasy quite another. Hell really is other people and truly this is the dinner party of and from Hell. Belinda (Katie Wix) has run out of […]

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Creating the Doctor Who theme music (Radiophonic Workshop).

May 6, 2015 | By | Reply More
Creating the Doctor Who theme music (Radiophonic Workshop).

A look inside the BBC Radiophonic Workshop with Dick Mills, Brian Hodgson, Verity Lambert and the late Delia Derbyshire and how they brought composer Ron Grainer’s Doctor Who theme to life using electronic music. Taken from the special feature Masters of Sound on the Doctor Who: The Beginning Box Set DVD.

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Making A Real Dalek: an assessment by: GF Willmetts (article).

February 6, 2015 | By | Reply More
Making A Real Dalek: an assessment by: GF Willmetts (article).

The nature of this article came about when we were approached by a representative of the Horror Channel asking us for an assessment of how much it would cost to build a real Dalek based on the picture you see above. My first reaction was the cost of the neutron bomb and the necessary radiation […]

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Doctor Who: The Krotons by Robert Holmes (DVD review).

January 22, 2015 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: The Krotons by Robert Holmes (DVD review).

The TARDIS arrives in a rocky wasteland and the Doctor (actor Patrick Troughton), Jamie (actor Frazer Hines) and Zoe (actress Wendy Padbury) witness a dazed man being turned into dust outside of a huge machine. Meanwhile, inside the town and on the opposite side of the machine, two more smart candidates have been selected to […]

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Filming started on Doctor Who’s 9th series. 

January 14, 2015 | By | Reply More
Filming started on Doctor Who’s 9th series. 

Filming has begun in Cardiff for series 9 of Doctor Who which will be back on BBC One in autumn 2015. The episodes currently being filmed are written by Toby Whithouse (The Game, Being Human), produced by Derek Ritchie and directed by Daniel O’Hara (Silent Witness 2015, The Game, Being Human). Steven Moffat, lead writer […]

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Doctor Who: The Web Of Fear by Mervyn Haisman and Henry Lincoln (DVD review)

January 11, 2015 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: The Web Of Fear by Mervyn Haisman and Henry Lincoln    (DVD review)

Another of the rediscovered and restored complete stories of ‘Doctor Who’ from 2013 was the sequel to ‘The Abominable Snowman’, ‘The Web Of Fear’ which has already been regarded as a lost classic. Not any more. Following on from ‘The Enemy Of The World’, the TARDIS has dematerialised with the doors open, ejecting Ramon Salmander […]

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Doctor Who: Last Christmas by Steven Moffat (Doctor Who review).

December 25, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Doctor Who: Last Christmas by Steven Moffat (Doctor Who review).

Be careful: There may be spoilers but you might also be dreaming this and might have to read this again later when you wake up. From the start of this episode question everything that you see because you don’t really know where the dreams start, begin or end. It’s pretty obvious that the dream crabs […]

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Doctor Who: ‘Death In Heaven’ by John Rivers (TV review) (Doctor Who review).

November 12, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Doctor Who: ‘Death In Heaven’ by John Rivers  (TV review) (Doctor Who review).

It’s all over, the final episode of the eighth series of ‘Doctor Who’ ‘Death In Heaven’ has aired. If you haven’t seen it then please check out Geoff’s review here: http://sfcrowsnest.org.uk/doctor-who-death-in-heaven-by-steven-moffat-doctor-who-review/. SERIOUSLY don’t read on if you haven’t seen it! If however, you have watched ‘Death In Heaven’, then read on or face deletion… ‘Doctor […]

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