Posts tagged "doctor who"

Doctor Who: The Franchise That Can Fix Itself

Doctor Who: The Franchise That Can Fix Itself
By all accounts, Doctor Who appeared to have lost the public interest and the interest of the BBC by the time the show had been canceled in 1989. The shoe-string budgets, which were tolerated in the 60s and 70s, seemed inexcusable in an era with blockbuster science fiction films like Star Wars, Close Encounters and... Read more »

Doctor Who - "The Doctor Falls" - The Spoiler-Free Review

Doctor Who - "The Doctor Falls" - The Spoiler-Free Review
As you can see from the history of my blog lately, I haven’t posted a lot; Doctor Who reviews from this season have mostly been a spoiler-free review I offered for “The Pilot” and that’s it. I decided to catch the finale considering the entire world was already spoiled with the return of John Simm’s... Read more »

Doctor Who: Why Can't The Next Actor To Play The Role Be Black?

Disney, J.J. Abrams and everyone connected to the making of the latest Star Wars took a chance in casting John Boyega as one of the leads. Science-fiction franchises like SW often send fans into an outrage when doing any sort of radical casting. To me, the world has changed so much (Barack Obama being the... Read more »
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Some Doctor Who Fans Need A Better Defense For Their Show

Ratings. Appreciation Indexes. The word “millions”. I strangely used one, or all three of these types of answers in a blog post on someone else’s site who got pissed off with all of the attention that last Harry Potter film received. That blog post however was about the money people put towards fantasy films, it... Read more »

Why The BBC Should Cancel Doctor Who

(I have made two attempts to explain why this show should be put to rest. This will be my last attempt to do so.) Before I go on as to why I believe Doctor Who should be canceled, I should let it be known that I actually liked a few episodes of the new series.... Read more »

Doctor Who and The Importance Of Elizabeth Sladen

Actress Elizabeth Sladen, best known as Doctor Who companion Sarah Jane Smith from 1973 to 1976, has died of cancer today. She was previously filming what would be the fifth series of her Doctor Who spin-off The Sarah Jane Adventures when she had taken ill and filming had to be postponed. She lead an amazing... Read more »
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