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‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘A Christmas Carol’

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It’s time for the first ‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Special with Matt Smith’s Doctor. This is ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Steven Moffatt. It features special guest stars Michael Gambon and Katherine Jenkins in it. It also has Amy in a police woman’s uniform; Rory in a Roman Centurion’s outfit and a giant shark! 😀

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‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Pandorica Opens’/’The Big Bang’

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It’s the two-part season finale of Series 5 of ‘Doctor Who’ today! In this story by Steven Moffat, Matt Smith as the Doctor and Karen Gillan as Amy Pond reunite with Alex Kingston as River Song and Arthur Darvill as Rory Williams. They witness the opening of the Pandorica as well as the Big Bang itself in this. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Hungry Earth’/’Cold Blood’

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It’s time for another two-part story in the Matt Smith era of ‘Doctor Who’. This one is by Chris Chibnall and it features the Doctor, Amy and Rory meeting the Silurians. This marks the first ‘Doctor Who’ story to feature the return of the Silurians in the new series. They look different to their classic series counterparts. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘Amy’s Choice’

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In this ‘Doctor Who’ episode, the Doctor, Amy and Rory experience two dreams – one in the TARDIS and one set many years later in Amy and Rory’s home village. But which one of these dreams is real? Will Amy make the right choice? This episode also features special guest Toby Jones as the Dream Lord.

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‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Vampires of Venice’

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It’s time for a vampire story in ‘Doctor Who’, except it’s not vampires from ‘State of Decay’ disappointedly. This episode has Matt Smith as the Doctor and Karen Gillan as Amy now joined by Arthur Darvill as Rory in the TARDIS when they visit Venice in 1580 for a romantic trip that goes haywire.

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‘Doctor Who’ Marathon – ‘The Eleventh Hour’

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We now come to the first episode of the Matt Smith era of ‘Doctor Who’ as well as the first of the Steven Moffat era. In the first episode, Matt Smith’s Doctor crash lands to Earth and Ameila Pond who later becomes Karen Gillan as Amy Pond. This episode also introduces Arthur Darvill as Rory Williams. Continue reading

‘Beneath the Surface’ – ‘Doctor Who’ reviews

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Check out my reviews on the ‘Doctor Who’ stories featuring the Silurians, the Sea Devils and the Myrka. These stories come from the classic series and the new series in the 1970s, the 1980s and the 2010s. There’s also a review by me on one of the ‘Doctor Who’ Silurian stories produced by Big Finish. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who’ review – ‘Space’/’Time’

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You saw my post on my Series 5 ‘Doctor Who’ reviews yesterday? Well, today I’ve added another Eleventh Doctor-related review to my blog. But it’s something unusual in a similar vein to when I reviewed ‘Pond Life’. Today I’ve added my review on the Comic Relief two-part tale, ‘Space’/’Time’. Continue reading

Series 5 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Matt Smith

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All my DVD reviews on Series 5 of new ‘Doctor Who’ are now on ‘Bradley’s Basement’. This includes the thirteen episodes from Series 5 and it stars Matt Smith as the Eleventh Doctor and Karen Gillan as Amy Pond with Arthur Darvill as Rory Williams and Alex Kingston as River Song. Continue reading

‘Doctor Who – The 10 Christmas Specials’ on Blu-ray #7

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I’ve completed Disc 2 of ‘The 10 Christmas Specials’ of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray. Just got one disc left! By the way, there’s a leaflet in the casing advertising the ‘Doctor Who Experience’ in Cardiff Bay. Ironic that it’s no longer there since it closed down in September 2017. Check out my day trip reports for the ‘Doctor Who Experience’ back in November 2016 and April 2017 to enjoy. Continue reading