Saturday, 27 May 2017

Episode 37: The Evil of the Daleks Episode 1: Romping around Borough de Chelsea

One last crime drama mystery for us to start this last story of this season. A romp in Chelsea, dancing in bars, the poshest man in the world, this story draws on the '60s very well.

Saturday, 20 May 2017

Episode 36: The Faceless Ones Episode 6: Champagne Socialism Revolution

This plot resolves itself remarkably quickly. Let's instead answer questions such as; how much did this cost? Who is David Ellis? How does Champagne Socialism relate to the Faceless Ones? Find out in this conclusion.

Saturday, 13 May 2017

Episode 35: The Faceless Ones Episode 5: Contrasts

A great number of contrasts are found in this episode, with clever yet silly villains, simplistic and complicated ideas about identity and villainy and a moral dilemma placed in a traditional Doctor Who story.

Saturday, 6 May 2017

Episode 34: The Faceless Ones Episode 4: Escapism Orbit

Sci-fi of the past and sci-fi of the present battles each other to see which is more interesting in this episode. Also includes space and love.

Friday, 28 April 2017

Episode 33: The Faceless Ones Episode 3: The Crime of Comedy

This serial turns into a crime drama and our three critics don't mind it. The subject of comedy in Doctor Who is also discussed, it isn't necessarily a bad thing.

Saturday, 22 April 2017

Episode 32: The Faceless Ones Episode 2: The Sound of Spies

This episode is turned into a spy thriller, according to Nick, Ben and Luke, with a great soundscape and tense atmosphere, aided by great performances. It's winning them over.

Saturday, 15 April 2017

Episode 31: The Faceless Ones Episode 1: One's Authoritarian Dilemma

Malcolm Hulke swings right off the bat with moral dilemmas the fight between an anarchic Doctor and authority continues and jokes about numbers. All in an airport. Ben, Nick and Luke enjoy this one.