Doctor Who

  • Formula Femmes: Yeoh, Headey & Gillan headline ‘Gunpowder Milkshake’…

    The cast for the upcoming  and ambitious thriller Gunpowder Milkshake, which starts shooting in Berlin in June, is looking very promising indeed. Fresh from the announcement of her participation in the Avatar sequels, Michelle Yeoh (Crouching Tiger РHidden Dragon, Tomorrow Never Dies, Star Trek: Discovery and primary star...
  • Doctor Who: Talking about a ‘Resolution’ (of the…)…

    The Doctor (Jodie Whittaker) is giving her team a treat, a successive string of ‘New Year’ celebrations across the galaxy. But their celebrations are cut short when the Tardis alerts her to There was no unwrapping of an extraterrestrial signal that seems to be pulling different objects together from...
  • Who went there? ‘Battle’ is over until 2020 (except NYD)…

    The Tardis receives nine distress-calls from the planet of Ranskoor Av Kolos and as everyone else seems to be avoiding the area, The Doctor feels compelled to investigate. However deep beneath the surface are not only a handful of survivors from a series of terrible battles, but a threat...
  • Mirror, Mirror, Off the Wall: Who’s life less Fjordinary…

    If the soil and plants – and their taste – are anything to go by, the Doctor is relieved that the Tardis has arrived back on Earth in contemporary times, even if it seems to have taken a diversion to Norway. When a seemingly deserted cottage attracts their attention,...
  • Who’s ‘Witchfinders’: Earthy questions, muddied mess…

    The Doctor and her friends find themselves in the Lancashire of the 1600s and in the grip of history and hysteria as they stumble onto the rigged trial of a local woman believed to be a witch. Furious at the cruelty, the Doctor interferes with proceedings but though the...
  • Doctor Who: Every ‘Witch’ way gets Loose…

    Last week’s Doctor Who episode ‘Kerblam!‘ was a dark satire on a certain massive delivery corporation and though – in the end – the real cosmic threat didn’t come directly from the business model, there were those who wondered if Amazon was even slightly perturbed by the comparisons. On...
  • Latest ‘Who’ season to end in heat of ‘Battle’…

    It seemed we had to wait an age for the return of Doctor Who and even since Jodie Whittaker plummeted into a Sheffield train carriage there’s been far less information about upcoming episodes than there has been in recent years. But we’re now in the latter half of the...
  • Doctor without Borders? ‘Demons’ takes on Partition…

    As Yaz listens to some of the stories that her grandmother Umbreen tells of her youth she is interested by some of the details that she appears to be deliberately leaving out.  Given a recent (off-screen) mishap with Death-Eyed Turtles, Yaz feels the Doctor owes them a more personal...
  • Doctor Who and the shape of Ptings to come..?

    While scavenging for parts on a junk asteroid, the Doctor and her team accidentally set off a sonic mine and end up in the Tsungara medical facility, needing time to recover. But time may be a luxury because separated from the Tardis means that there’s no way off the...