There was a lot that was right with this latest rendition of Agatha Christie’s detective classic. For one, you couldn’t have assembled a better cast of talented, accomplished, beautiful actors to pull off this very illustrious cinematic adaptation. The assemblage of such names as Kenneth Branagh, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Derek Jacobi, Olivia Colman and … Continue reading I’ve been watching: Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Do I hate women? Read this to find out. Continue reading What has Chris Chibnall done to our fandom?
Well, here we go again. Continue reading Thirteen: my feelings about a female Doctor
Or: The Tomb of the Ice Warriors. Continue reading Thoughts on: Empress of Mars
Hello dears, I was asked by Matt from the Talking Tardis blog to contribute to a fan piece about what makes a good season finale. You can read my answers, along with those of Whovian artist Jeph and Oncoming Storm Radio producer Paul Mabley, here. We give our answers to the following questions: What do you … Continue reading I contributed to a fan piece: what makes a good season finale?
The world didn’t end in this finale. The world didn’t come remotely close to ending. There was no apocalyptic threat to Earth, the universe, time or the human race. No reality bomb, no cracks in time, no return of the Time War, no pestilential Dalek swarms, not even a mythical universe-devouring Hybrid. There were a … Continue reading Thoughts on: World Enough and Time/The Doctor Falls
(Since it’s been a while since I’ve done one of these posts, my policy is to do a single full review of multi-part stories unless I think the episodes are distinct enough to justify separate reviews, as in the case of the Monk trilogy; otherwise I do these informal “First impressions” posts for the first … Continue reading First impressions: World Enough and Time