The Doctor ponces about in a big plane.
There's one reason why I adore this story, and that's Lady Christina de Souza. She's amazing. I just can't help being absolutely taken with her every time I watch this episode, making an otherwise mediocre episode hugely enjoyable and highly rewatchable. I'm actually serious; Michelle Ryan is the only reason I like this episode. She's… Continue reading Thoughts on: Planet of the Dead
The one thing this story did fantastically was the thing it substantially set out to accomplish: to re-introduce the Sontarans. I would confidently say this story was the Sontarans' best, in the sense that the Sontarans were portrayed the best. This story was hugely successful in re-introducing the Sontarans, perfectly encapsulating what they were and what… Continue reading Thoughts on: The Sontaran Stratagem / The Poison Sky
It doesn't need to be said that The Christmas Invasion was not about the Sycorax. This episode was about the Doctor. As imperfect as this episode was in the plotting department, I'm willing to forgive it that as it did a fairly good job of introducing the new Doctor in David Tennant. The episode pulled a clever… Continue reading Thoughts on: The Christmas Invasion