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Season 17 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Tom Baker on Blu-ray #2

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We continue checking out Season 17 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray with Tom Baker by taking a look at the second story in the season called ‘City of Death’. This is my second favourite ‘Doctor Who’ story in the entire series (the first of course being ‘Black Orchid’). The story has Paris in 1979; Julian Glover as the villain; a cameo of John Cleese and Eleanor Bron; and an enjoyable comedy-drama plot by Douglas Adams, based on the ideas by David Fisher. Continue reading

Seasons 10, 12, 18 and 19 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray with Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker and Peter Davison

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At the time of this blog post, I’m currently checking out the Season 24 Blu-ray box set of ‘Doctor Who’ with Sylvester McCoy. I’m looking forward to sharing updated reviews on ‘Time and the Rani’, ‘Paradise Towers’, ‘Delta and the Bannermen’ and ‘Dragonfire’ sometime soon on my blog. Stay tuned for news! Continue reading

Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee on Blu-ray #2

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Here we are on the second story of Season 10 of ‘Doctor Who’! Today it’s time to roll up for a ‘Carnival of Monsters’, starring Jon Pertwee as the Doctor and Katy Manning as Jo Grant. This is a four-part adventure by Robert Holmes where the Doctor and Jo are in a miniscope with some deadly Drashigs. 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

Quick TV Soundtrack Review – ‘City of Death’ (Doctor Who)

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Last year, I listened to the TV soundtrack of one of my favourite ‘Doctor Who’ stories with Tom Baker – ‘The Pirate Planet’. So it was only fair that I had a listen to the TV soundtrack of another one of my favourite ‘Doctor Who’ stories with Tom Baker – ‘City of Death’. How was it? It was pretty amazing!!! Continue reading

DVD and Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Remembrance of the Daleks’ (Doctor Who)

   

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I’ve added my reviews on the ‘Doctor Who’ story, ‘Remembrance of the Daleks’, starring Sylvester McCoy as the Doctor and Sophie Aldred as Ace. This includes my DVD review on the TV story and my review on the novelization/audiobook by Ben Aaronovitch, narrated by Terry Molloy with Nicholas Briggs as the Daleks. Continue reading

The Worlds of ‘Doctor Who’ by Douglas Adams

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I’ve now added my reviews on the ‘Doctor Who’ stories by the author of ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy’ himself, Douglas Adams. Douglas wrote three ‘Doctor Who’ stories for TV and was the script-editor for the series in 1979 for Season 17. I’m celebrating his contribution to the series in my reviews! Continue reading

DVD review – ‘The Ambassadors of Death’ (Doctor Who)

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Today, I’ve posted my ‘Doctor Who’ DVD review on ‘The Ambassadors of Death’ starring Jon Pertwee as the Doctor, Caroline John as Liz Shaw and Nicholas Courtney as the Brigadier. This ‘Doctor Who’ story is the third one shown on TV during Season 7 of the classic series. Continue reading

New ‘Doctor Who’ DVD reviews with Patrick Troughton

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Today, I’ve posted two new ‘Doctor Who’ DVD reviews starring Patrick Troughton as the Doctor. They include ‘The Mind Robber’ and ‘The Invasion’. These are two of my favourite stories from Patrick Troughton’s era of ‘Doctor Who’ with Frazer Hines as Jamie and Wendy Padbury as Zoe! Continue reading