I’d like to make a little tribute to Anton Yelchin, the actor who played Chekov in the rebooted ‘Star Trek’ film series by J.J. Abrams. I’m saddened that Anton was reported killed by his car at his own house yesterday on Sunday. He died aged 27. This is shocking and sad news for ‘Star Trek’ fans. 😦 Continue reading →
I’ve seen the second of three birthday presents from my best mate from school, Stephen.
‘Sgt. Bilko’ has been a very enjoyable comedy film starring Steve Martin as the main character. This film was made in 1996 and is based on the 1950s Amercian sitcom series ‘The Phil Silvers Show’ (also known as Sgt. Bilko). I knew what ‘Sgt. Bilko’ was about, having seen the original TV series before this. Continue reading →
Today, I’ve posted my ‘Doctor Who’ DVD review on ‘The Time Warrior’ starring Jon Pertwee as the Doctor and Elizabeth Sladen as Sarah Jane Smith. As well as featuring the first appearance of Sarah Jane, it also features the first appearance of the Sontarans. Continue reading →
Today, I’ve posted my ‘Doctor Who’ DVD review on ‘The Green Death’ starring Jon Pertwee as the Doctor and Katy Manning as Jo Grant. This ‘Doctor Who’ story is the one with the giant maggots in it and features the last regular appearance of Jo Grant. Continue reading →
Oh my goodness! I’m so excited by the latest news from Big Finish!
The TARDIS team from Season 19 of ‘Doctor Who’ return for a new trilogy of audio adventures in 2017. Peter Davison; Sarah Sutton; Matthew Waterhouse and Janet Fielding are back as the Fifth Doctor; Nyssa; Adric and Tegan! I can’t wait to hear these three new audio dramas in early 2017! Continue reading →
Christmas has come early! Yes, I know we’re in June now!
But my ‘Doctor Who’ review of ‘The One Doctor’ with Colin Baker as the Sixth Doctor is online today. This is an exciting audio adventure featuring Colin Baker’s Doctor with Bonnie Langford as Mel and Christopher Biggins as ‘the Doctor’?! Hey?! Continue reading →
I’ve seen two birthday presents I had from my parents last month in May!
These are two DVDs focusing on the famous (or infamous) two-day ‘Doctor Who’ convention held in Longleat in April 1983 to celebrate 20 years of the show. Those of you who remember Longleat in 1983 will know what the convention was like and that it was a crowded event with a lot of things going on. Continue reading →
I saw this ‘X-Men’ superhero film at the cinemas yesterday with my best mate, Stephen.
‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ has been a great cinema experience for me! I enjoyed the story and found it very engaging to watch with its characters; special effects and action sequences throughout. I found it interesting when I was connecting this movie to other films I’d seen before in the ‘X-Men’ series. Continue reading →