They are hard to kill, these Rutans.
What a strange article :)
3 days, 1 hour ago on Who and What Would the Doctor be without the TARDIS?
He was saying it with his tongue in cheek. His point in the whole interview was that the Doctor shouldn't be a woman and if they want a female timelord why not a spin off. I must say that I agree with him about the Doctor :)
I suggest you lok for the whole interview
3 days, 1 hour ago on Davison Wants To See Doctor’s Daughter Spin-Off
Oh how far Doctor Who has come in terms of its effects since the early days of wobbly, foam sets and papier-mâché monsters!
I get a bit sick of people saying this, In all the years I don't remember many wobbly sets at all. It's exaggerated greatly. Back in the day they had real stuntmen, Real explosions and real fires.
Personally I don't like CGI, It all looks so fake and dodgy, Just like everything the Americans make.
The Boneless standout however because the Idea itself was so ingenius that the obvious CGI effects fitted the monster perfectly :)
3 days, 21 hours ago on Best of 2014 Awards: The Winners (Part 3)
I don't like the idea myself, I think Omega could come back but not like that.
3 days, 22 hours ago on Could Gallifrey Be in Omega’s Dimension?
Amy, Riversong and Missy are all the same character. I don't know whether he dislikes women or not but they are certainly not the sort of women you would want to meet.
4 days, 19 hours ago on The 12 Best Written Moffat Characters
I feel that he is not the different Doctor, It's Matt and David that were different. I think the similarities between Peter and Tom are many and I think he is the best Doctor since Sylvester :)
4 days, 19 hours ago on Is Twelve Really So Different to Previous Doctors?
@Sontaran17 Haven't been having any other problems. Looks like the site has been updated, Anyway good to be back :)
4 days, 20 hours ago on Little Boxes Will Make You Angry: Doctor Who and Transphobia
It's good to see DWTV back after 5 days :) What happened ?
4 days, 21 hours ago on Little Boxes Will Make You Angry: Doctor Who and Transphobia
Loved reading the script of Day of the Doctor especially Hurts lines by themselves. Such an entertaining read, Would love to see him in it again :)
1 week, 2 days ago on Happy Birthday, Sir John Hurt!
Tennant who? :)
Why would he? They ask actors some strange things.
1 week, 2 days ago on Tennant Won’t Be Returning Again Anytime Soon
@theuntaintedchild I've been slowly buying the dvd's for a few years now. What's really great is the extras you get. Interviews, commentaries and lots of other little goodies :)
1 week, 4 days ago on Why I Love The Fourth Doctor
Flatline followed closely by Mummy :)
Loved the Are you my Mummy line
1 week, 4 days ago on Best of 2014 Awards #13: TV Story
@The Cosmic Hobo The key to time is great, The Stones of Blood and The Power of Kroll are particular standouts. I think I will dig that one out and watch it next after i've finished with The Destiny of the Daleks :)
The Captain: I'm gratified that you appreciate it.
The Doctor: [offended]
Appreciate it? *Appreciate it?* What, you commit mass destruction and
murder on a scale that's almost *inconceivable,* and you ask me to
appreciate it? Just because you've happen to have made a brilliantly
conceived *toy* out of the mummified remains of planets!
Easily the Mummy for me :)
1 week, 5 days ago on Best of 2014 Awards #12: Pre-Title Sequence
Wonderful tribute to my Doctor without whom the show probably never would have made a comeback.
"You will never amount to anything in the galaxy while you retain your propensity for vulgar facetiousness." ~Cardinal Borusa
1 week, 5 days ago on Why I Love The Fourth Doctor
Happy birthday Tom, Hope you get some fruitcake :)
"I'm not a human being; I walk in eternity." ~The Doctor
1 week, 5 days ago on Happy Birthday, Tom Baker!
He has to write more episodes :)
"I seem to remember I was always rather fond of Jamie." ~The Doctor
1 week, 6 days ago on Best of 2014 Awards #11: Writer
Some good ideas there but you should write it yourself. Let Mark look after himself :)
1 week, 6 days ago on On Thin Ice: The Future of the Ice Warriors
@Beasts_a_Snarling - THE KANDYMAN'S APPRENTICE The 2 reasons I gave are enough but I will add that the entire show revolving around Amy drove me nuts.
1 week, 6 days ago on The Lord of the Dream: Amy’s Choice in Perspective
This is one of those episodes I can't watch, IMO so predictable and badly written.
No thanks, If he doesn't want to write an episode he shouldn't be writing a movie. Besides why would anyone want to, I couldn't see it working
2 weeks ago on Russell T Davies Interested in Writing A Doctor Who Movie
Great article. For some reason I'm not too keen on the Valeyard or the Dreamlord returning. As for famous actors they could get well there's 2 that are big fans of the show.
Robert Downey Jnr who could be a great villain
Tom Hanks who I would love to see play the villain :)
2 weeks ago on Speculating on Series 9’s Big Cliffhanger (Part 2)
@TheCyberDoctor Interesting, As a draftsman I'm working in 2D/3D all the time and in my mind a 1D object could only be a straight line stretching in either the X,Y or Z plane. Anything other than a straight line would be 2D but if you can see the line it would be 2D as it would have thickness. So the 1D object would be a straight line that has no thickness which would make it invisible :)
2 weeks, 3 days ago on Sciencey Wiencey: Flatline
Can't vote in this one. I spend the whole episode trying to ignore the music so I can hear the dialogue, Which isn't always easy :)
2 weeks, 3 days ago on Best of 2014 Awards #9: Music
Beautifully written, I think most of us guessed the same conclusions that you came to :)
BTW, Your name isn't Brian Cox is it ?
Not a fan of his writing, In fact each episode he writes seems to get worse culminating in the travesty that is ATCM. I hope he improves :)
2 weeks, 4 days ago on 5 Reasons To Rejoice At Toby Whithouse’s Return
Flatline easily surprised me the most. So inventive :)
2 weeks, 4 days ago on Best of 2014 Awards #8: Visual Effects
Am I the only one who wants a T Shirt with that first photo on it. If only superman was that cool
“Shut up! Shut up, shut up, shuttity up…up…up Lex Luthor!”
2 weeks, 4 days ago on Is the Doctor a Superhero?
@supermoff and Cat :)
Narrator: Faster than a speeding bullet. More powerful than a locomotive. Able to ride up tall buildings on a triumph bonneville.
Man 1: Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird.
Woman: It’s a plane
Man 2: It’s the.................Doctor!
Narrator: Yes, it’s the Doctor, strange visitor from another
planet who came to earth with powers and abilities far beyond those of
mortal men. The Doctor, who can change the course of mighty planets, bend
spoons in his bare hands. And who, disguised as John Smith, mild-mannered timelord with penchant for pretty girls, fights a never ending
battle for truth, justice and the Galifreyan way. And now another exciting
episode in the adventures of The DOCTOR.
Even people who don’t like bits of Nightmare in Silver love the ‘Matt Smith as Mr Clever’ stuff.
Someone should have told Neil he has done it before He did a better job the first time in Hungry Earth/Cold Blood
2 weeks, 5 days ago on Neil Gaiman on Nightmare in Silver Reception
@Danitronic They were great but seeing as they were a sort of tribute to alien do you think they are new ?
2 weeks, 5 days ago on Best of 2014 Awards #7: New Monster
The Boneless. They are the most clever monster since the weeping angels
@LaraHarris You don't think that Amy was the main focus as well?
2 weeks, 5 days ago on Is Clara Really in All of Series 9?
@the Ultimate Notsosmartguy Agreed, The days of Amy were far more like a soap opera.
@Lord Denton Sometimes I long for the days of stand alone serials without an arc of any sort. I always thought that constant story arcs turns a show into a soapy
@Planet of the Deaf Well that's 5 Doctors :)
Are you my Mummy was the best cliffhanger of the lot, So clever :)
2 weeks, 5 days ago on New Who’s Best Cliffhangers (Part 1)
The Domino guy has far too much time on his hands :) Amazing though.
Laughed my head off when I came across the Cybersquirrel the other day :)
2 weeks, 5 days ago on Weird and Wonderful
All year round at any time of the day or night :)
2 weeks, 6 days ago on When Is the Best Time to Watch Doctor Who?
Why not I suppose. It's all so close to Britain they should be filming everywhere in Europe :)
2 weeks, 6 days ago on Series 9 Filming in Spain
Had to go with the droids, The other two are becoming way too overused
2 weeks, 6 days ago on Best of 2014 Awards #6: Returning Monster
Clara was used as an anchor for the audience, someone to relate to while they figured out this new fiercer and edgier Doctor
Am I the only one here who doesn't think this was necessary? We have all seen many Doctors and I thought Clara was too much of a distraction from our wonderful new Doctor.
Great article, I agree with your views
2 weeks, 6 days ago on Is Clara Really in All of Series 9?
Beautiful article, Now I've got a lump in my throat.
Vale Bill, A citizen of the universe and a gentleman to boot.
3 weeks, 3 days ago on Why I Love The First Doctor
This was easy as well, Faye Marsay was great. Her chemistry with the Doctor really stood out and I think she should be a companion or seeing as she called the Doctor a magician maybe she could be the apprentice :)
3 weeks, 3 days ago on Best of 2014 Awards #4: Female Guest Actor
@Malohkeh Ouch, Now I know why he calls us pudding brains. I feel like the Teller has visited me
3 weeks, 3 days ago on Sciencey Wiencey: Kill the Moon
@tom colman Thankyou, Thought there might be something like that
3 weeks, 3 days ago on 2014 iPlayer Xmas Top 10, BBCA Ratings
@TonySimmons Hang on, RTD did it for 5 seasons and Moff has been doing it for 4 seasons. Remember that Series 7 was split over 2 years.
3 weeks, 4 days ago on RTD: It’s Now Impossible For Doctor Who To Ever Be Axed
I think it would be very interesting to see the Master pre Delgado. The Doctor was in his 3rd version when we first met him but that doesn't have to mean he was the first, He may have been the 11th Master.
3 weeks, 4 days ago on Why A Multi-Master Story Needs to Happen
If these Iplayer numbers are worldwide then there would have been alot of Australians watching the Top Gear special but the Doctor Who fans could watch on TV. The fact that Iplayer would be the only way to see any of these other shows would make a difference. Would this be the same for the rest of the world?
3 weeks, 4 days ago on 2014 iPlayer Xmas Top 10, BBCA Ratings