Doctor Who Reviews – Resolution

My one paragraph, instant reaction to the final episode of this series of DOCTOR WHO That was more like it! The other week I came across an interview Jodie gave at the start of October in which she was asked her greatest secret, and she said that she knew what happened in the finale. Given…

Doctor Who Reviews – It Takes You Away

My one paragraph, instant reaction to this week’s DOCTOR WHO.  Well, without even seeing next week’s, I can confidently proclaim that ‘It Takes You Away’ is my favourite episode of this series of DOCTOR WHO. Let’s be honest, next week is not going to have a moment as magically surreal as The Doctor making friends…

Doctor Who Reviews – The Witchfinders

My one paragraph, instant reaction to this week’s DOCTOR WHO.  It’s an interesting phenomenon that this series seems to be on its surest footing in the historical episodes. The two before – ‘Rosa’ and ‘Demons of the Punjab’ – could have both, with a few tweaks, been straight historicals with no sci-fi elements at all.…

Doctor Who Reviews – Kerblam!

My one paragraph, instant reaction to this week’s DOCTOR WHO.  Like The Fourth Doctor series ‘The Robots of Death’ only rubbish-er! This felt like the weakest of the series so far. The satire was half-hearted, the plot was so-so, the jokes were poor, the effects are going to age really badly and that’s all before…

Doctor Who Reviews: The Tsuranga Conundrum

My one paragraph, instant reaction to this week’s DOCTOR WHO.  One can easily imagine the teenage Chris Chibnall watching the brightly lit white spaceship corridors of 1980s DOCTOR WHO, and thinking how great it would be if one of Joe Dante’s Gremlins were thrown into the mix. And all these years later we have that…