NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “Under The Lake” & “Before The Flood” – S9 – E3&4/13 (Spoilers)

Under The Lake was surprising, in that it concluded with yet another welcome cliffhanger; following the opening Dalek 2 parter. After season 8’s, poor and stuttering one-story format. And of this is to become a feature of season 9. Then … Continue reading

NEW DR WHO REVIEW : Doctor Who – Season 8 Recap – (Spoilers)

So season 8 has ended and looking over the last 12 episodes, did it justify the anticipation (and worries) – after Peter Capaldi was announced as the new Doctor in August 2013? Well – yes-and-no, firstly Capaldi’s appointment as the … Continue reading

NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “The Caretaker” – S8 – E6/13 – (Spoilers!)

I had the misfortune, to read a less-than-flattering Independent review of The Caretaker. Which did influence my mood prior to watching it. The review stated that it was a; “bland Earth-based adventure [which] fails to excite!”. However, I thought this … Continue reading

NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “Listen” – S8 – E4/13 – (Spoilers!)

After last week’s appalling Robot Of Sherwood, Who went and pulled it out of the bag with the best episode of season 8 – so far (and the most terrifying) with – Listen. After some deduced reasoning, about how creatures … Continue reading

NEW DR WHO REVIEW : “Into The Dalek” – 2/13 – S8 – (Spoilers!)

After last week’s confused and complicated opener “Deep Breath” review here, Who went back to basics with a straight Sci-Fi Dalek tinged spectacular and for the most part – it worked. By taking something staid and boring, like the Daleks … Continue reading