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Feature-length, ehh? Huh.
But now I'm kind of worried about leaks.
2 weeks, 5 days ago on Series 8: Watch Deep Breath First
David almost looks like he's sneering at the camera. Guess I wouldn't be surprised, since he's said he and his wife like to lead a private life.
3 weeks, 1 day ago on Weird and Wonderful
Aww, damn it. I'm going to be back in school by then. :(
3 weeks, 5 days ago on Series 8 Airdate Confirmed, New Trailer & Image
So, Moffat brought Gallifrey out of the dead... only to now suggest it doesn't exist at all? Good game, buddy.
3 weeks, 5 days ago on Moffat: Who says the Doctor is NOT human?
I like how you chose one moment for each Doctor. That's a nice way to do it, draws attention to every era of the show. I love it. :)
4 weeks, 1 day ago on 11 Doctor Who Instances When It Was Just… Blissful
@Seekles It just dawned on me that that was probably the first time the Doctor had ever felt at peace in over hundreds of years. Wow.
I sure hope they aren't going to actually wrap up the whole "search for Gallifrey" arc by the end of next season. Moffat seemed to imply that it was going to be the Doctor's primary motivation for quite a long while.
4 weeks, 1 day ago on Series 8 Filming: Finale Clue
@The_Eternal_Dalek Ha! That was my first thought too.
1 month, 1 week ago on Series 8 Filming: Smaller on the Outside
Happy birthday, Colin. Hope your day (and your cake) is just as colorful as your wardrobe. :P
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Happy Birthday, Colin Baker
Ooh. Possibility of a Doctor-lite episode mostly featuring Clara as the hero who's solving the mystery? I'd be all for that!
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Series 8 Filming: Tunnel Vision
Wow. This is actually pleasantly surprising. David Tennant isn't the automatic #1, Colin Baker's not last place (just barely), there are actually Classic episodes dotted throughout the Top 10, and Remembrance of the Daleks (my favorite story) is up there!
1 month, 3 weeks ago on The Top Stories & Doctors (According to DWM 2014)
Ultimately, I did think they had the perfect amount of Doctors in the episode. Between The Light at the End, the Destiny of the Doctor audios, those eBooks, and the Fiveish Doctors Reboot, I think the Classic Series got plenty of love for the 50th Anniversary.
The only thing that really bugged me was the actual Thirteen Doctors scene in TDOTD. I'm fine with them using stock footage for the physical appearance of the Classic Doctors, but I don't understand why they couldn't have asked Davison, McCoy, McGann, and the Bakers to record some new lines instead of just using archived audio (especially since they brought in an impressionist for Hartnell).
2 months ago on Smith on 50th Classic Doctor Criticisms
@Type40Charlie I'd rather not see them visit Sarah's grave, since I think the whole idea of the SJA ending is that while Liz Sladen may be dead, Sarah Jane Smith will live on forever. (And I think there was also a comic made recently where the Doctor stated she was still alive.)
"Hopefully he’ll get out of my garden now."
2 months, 1 week ago on Frank Skinner Cast in Series 8
@DWTV But if he truly is a companion, then surely they would've just outright said that instead of referring to him as a "reoccurring character".
2 months, 1 week ago on Another New Companion for Series 8?
Just out of curiosity, what WAS the last Who story to be directed by a woman before this? I know Enlightenment was, has there been any since then?
2 months, 1 week ago on Rachel Talalay Directing Series 8
Maybe it's all three. It's a sequel to Planet of Fire AND The Fires of Pompeii... that takes place on the moon.
2 months, 1 week ago on Series 8 Filming: Volcano Day
My excitement for Peter Capaldi's Doctor just intensified. HURRY UP, SUMMER/AUTUMN!
2 months, 1 week ago on Moffat: Handsome Actors don’t suit the Doctor
"The Doctor is returning to the scene of an old adventure – but there have been sinister changes since his last visit."
What does he mean by this? Are we actually going to revisiting the events of Planet of Fire?
2 months, 1 week ago on Series 8 Filming in Lanzarote, Hermione Norris Cast
"Capaldi’s performance has echoes of Jon Pertwee, but he is also a Doctor for a modern age."
Pertwee is my second favorite Doctor, so this is VERY exciting news.
2 months, 2 weeks ago on Capaldi on Track to Be “One of the best Doctors ever”
Okay, I guess I can understand that explanation. I still wish Eccleston had decided to be in the special after all, but oh well. What's done is done, I guess.
2 months, 3 weeks ago on Moffat on Why Hurt to Eccleston Regeneration Was So Short
@Mercy Reborn2 "Bad Wolf" wasn't part of that story. Someone I guess added it into the photo.
2 months, 3 weeks ago on DWM #473: Here’s to the Future
I'm getting more and more excited for Peter Capaldi's Doctor as time goes on. Man, this is going to be a long summer.
2 months, 3 weeks ago on Tom Riley on his Series 8 Role & Capaldi
Nice to see my favorite Doctor on the cover.
Sounds like an interesting retrospective too. I have always thought of the Seventh Doctor's era as a sort of precursor to New Who, with the way the Doctor's dark and hidden nature was later echoed by Matt Smith's version, Ace having actual character development, and a lot of the monsters and situations they tackled would've fit in comfortably in the new series.
Perhaps, as long as it's a unique encounter, like maybe the TARDIS herself decides she has to take that form again in order to save the Doctor's life. And then along the way, she and Clara can finally settle their differences. That'd be interesting.
3 months ago on Suranne Jones on Bringing Idris Back
@Galax @RobertLythgoe@ClassicWhovianIt could probably be done. Just not with Pompeii.
3 months ago on Series 1-7 Face-Off Results: Dream Run (Episodes 1-8)
Happy birthday to my... sixth favorite Doctor! :D
3 months, 1 week ago on Happy Birthday, David Tennant!
Golden arrow? Oh god, are Lady Peinforte and the Cybermen back?
3 months, 1 week ago on Series 8 Filming: A Castle and a Villain
"Happy birthday Peter! Have a stick of celery on us!"
Not sure how much he'd appreciate that, since he hates celery in real life. :P
3 months, 1 week ago on Happy Birthday, Peter Davison!
How can it not be The Day of the Doctor? That's not only my favorite Moffat special, but my favorite New Who episode entirely.
3 months, 1 week ago on Series 1-7 Face-Off: Moffat Specials
@Seaborn W Deadman If that were true though, surely she would've shown some animosity towards Rory, after he already guessed that the TARDIS interior was in another dimension.
3 months, 2 weeks ago on Why Does the TARDIS Dislike Clara? Moffat Teases Answers
Ohhh. You made me think Craig was coming back. :(
3 months, 3 weeks ago on Series 8: Episode 3 & 6 Writers & Guest Stars
3 months, 3 weeks ago on Kate O’Mara: An Appreciation
@Jamesss I liked "The Mark of the Rani". "Time and the Rani" admittedly wasn't very good, but ehh. I like the Rani as a villain, I just feel she wasn't graced with the most superb stories.
3 months, 3 weeks ago on Obituaries: Kate O’Mara, Derek Martinus
Now let's see that "Doctor" supercut video... WITH THE CLASSIC SERIES INCLUDED. >:D
3 months, 3 weeks ago on Weird and Wonderful
Oh, no. Kate O'Mara too? That makes me even more sad. :(
@Gustaff Ten took most of his inspiration from the 5th Doctor though, as Time Crash pointed out.
3 months, 3 weeks ago on Sean Pertwee: My father was very fond of Capaldi
The Angels Take Manhatten is the only episode on that list I like.
3 months, 3 weeks ago on Series 1-7 Face-Off: Episode 5
I'm gonna go with The Doctor's Wife. Awesome episode, great setpieces, and hello Sexy!
3 months, 4 weeks ago on Series 1-7 Face-Off: Episode 4
Interesting how the Face of Boe is on Jack's wallpaper even though Jack never actually met him.
I wonder why... ;)
3 months, 4 weeks ago on Celebrate 9 Years Since Doctor Who’s Revival
Mmmm, I'm gonna go with The Shakespeare Code.
4 months ago on Series 1-7 Face-Off: Episode 2
Ehh. The Crimson Warrior should be higher, and The Wedding of River Song should be a LOT lower.
4 months ago on Best of Matt Smith: Results (26-20)
Closing Time higher than Cold War!? Aw, hell no.
4 months, 1 week ago on Best of Matt Smith: Results (33-27)
@Mikeyboss182 That, and the Doctor being in a sequel to the LEGO Movie. That would just be awesome.
4 months, 1 week ago on Lego Doctor Who Set Officially Enters Review Phase
I guess the new Doctor really is heading in a different direction if we've got POKEMON as villains now.
4 months, 1 week ago on Series 8: Keeley Hawes cast as Ms Delphox
I would rate this 11/10 if I could.
THIS is probably now my favorite episode of New Who completely. David and Matt were both on their game here, and John Hurt's Doctor was an excellent character. Love Kate, and the Zygons, and Elizabeth, and uh, hello...
4 months, 2 weeks ago on Best of Matt Smith: The Day of the Doctor
@Gustaff @The Man of Tin FoilIt was probably Jon Culshaw. He's really famous for his Tom Baker impersonation (and it was his voice in the Fiveish Doctors Reboot).
4 months, 2 weeks ago on Weird and Wonderful
Who's the kangaroo in the Alternate Doctors last supper? I'm afraid that one's too obscure even for me.
4 months, 2 weeks ago on 5 Underrated Doctor Who Monsters and Villains
@WellSpokenMan Plus, the plots were a lot more complex, and riddled with technobabble.
4 months, 2 weeks ago on The Actual Plot Holes in Doctor Who
@Galax @hybriesNo, he still has a point. Because in TDOTD, the Doctor mentions the Brigadier at several points, saying "your father", but in TPOT, she's surprised that he knows who her father is.
@hybries Well, at the very least, The Day of the Doctor could've happened after her initial meeting the Doctor at the Ponds' house.
I'm actually REALLY curious to know what all 70 Classic Who plot holes are now.
Don't suppose you're ever going to do an article on THAT? :P
I'm going to give this one a 9. It was so great to see an Ice Warrior finally appear in Doctor Who again. I'm a sucker for "base under siege" stories, espcially when it's a submarine. Also, David Warner. You can NEVER go wrong with David Warner. Also, Clara has some really great "adjusting to the role of companion" moments in this one.
My only issue was when they showed Skaldak's face. I don't know, it just seems like one of those Doctor Who DON'Ts to me, is showing what's under an Ice Warrior's helmet. You just don't do it.
4 months, 3 weeks ago on Best of Matt Smith: Cold War
9/10. I really liked this one. It was a great introduction to Clara Prime, it had an enticing plot with an interesting villain, and a it had a lot of cool setpieces, like the Doctor needing to stop a plane from crashing and of course, the Doctor riding up the Shard in his antigrav bike.
Awesome music, too. Bah Bah Biker forever. My only real issue is that I felt the Spoonheads were a bit underwhelming.
4 months, 3 weeks ago on Best of Matt Smith: The Bells of Saint John
My opinion on this is pretty much the same for every episode featuring the Paternoster Gang:
"Would've been a perfect 10 for me if it wasn't for Strax."
4 months, 3 weeks ago on Best of Matt Smith: The Snowmen
@shyx111 "DO YOU WANT CHEESE, PEPPERONI, OR EXTERMINATION?"
4 months, 3 weeks ago on Doctor Who Series 8 (2014): What We Know UPDATE
I love the frequent callbacks to the Second Doctor's "Oh, you've redecorated! I don't like it."
4 months, 3 weeks ago on Top Five References in Doctor Who
@The Finn "There's only one thing I hate more than Mondays, and that's... THE DOCTOR!"
@JLS1138 As an American who's starting to lean more towards British TV entirely, I agree.
4 months, 3 weeks ago on Moffat: Remaking Doctor Who would be Insane
@Regenerated Catterson Well, at least it's believable that the Doctor would keep that spacesuit around on the TARDIS somewhere and dust it off every now and then.
4 months, 3 weeks ago on Series 8 Filming: A Night Out
Ehh, it was alright, but it's not an episode I really ever go back and watch. Rory's dad is an awesome character though, and I still wish we had gotten to see more of him.
4 months, 4 weeks ago on Best of Matt Smith: Dinosaurs on a Spaceship
@MowTheFrontLawn That's the point, though. Not every female companion needs someone to fawn over, and not every male needs someone to fawn over, so why should we want Clara and Danny to pair up?
4 months, 4 weeks ago on A Few Thoughts On Danny Pink
Ehh... personally, I was kind of hoping that Clara WASN'T going to have a love interest during her time with the Doctor. Why does every female companion need someone to clutch onto? I want more companions like Donna where the focus is her relationship with the Doctor.
So what, is he going to be a companion, or just a character that shows up every now and again?
5 months ago on Series 8: Meet Danny Pink
Oh my god. It just occurred to me that they're both wearing wigs in that scene.
5 months ago on Gillan on saying Goodnight to her Raggedy Man
Ehh... I don't know. I didn't really like it, but I also didn't really hate it. It was just... there. An average episode, really. 5/10.
5 months ago on Best of Matt Smith: Night Terrors
Ignoring the big pink elephant in the room that is the Doctor's line about regenerating, I thought this was a great episode. Going back to River's roots and her past as Mels was interesting (even if the way they 'inserted' her into Amy and Rory's past raised more questions than it answered), and the Doctor was enjoyable to watch throughout.
The Tesseract is also a very fascinating concept, and, yeah... the Doctor meeting Hitler. The most awkward meeting in the universe, and Moffat somehow found a way to make it even MORE awkward. Definitely one of the better episodes he's written in his own era, 8/10.
5 months ago on Best of Matt Smith: Let’s Kill Hitler
@Jeremy Kyle Well... probably not with those colors, but with a new paint job or just keeping the Red and White ones, then yeah. Because I personally love the idea of a Dalek hierarchy.
5 months ago on Daleks Series 8 Rumours
A Dalek story with a new Doctor COULD be fresh. It all depends on how Capaldi's Doctor interacts with them compared to Smith. Since they're going for a darker Doctor, he'll probably be more hostile towards them, maybe even to near-Eccleston levels.
I still wish they'd give the Paradigm Daleks another shot instead of just keeping the Bronze Daleks for the rest of eternity.
Ehh... I don't know. It was okay, certainly very watchable. But it's definitely not an episode I ever come back to. 5/10.
5 months, 1 week ago on Best of Matt Smith: A Good Man Goes to War
I'm sorry, but this one was just so dull for me. The interplay between the two Doctors was pretty much its only saving grace, and I'm going to have to rate it a 3/10.
5 months, 1 week ago on Best of Matt Smith: The Rebel Flesh / The Almost People
I'd actually be wholly content if The Name of the Doctor really DOES remain as River's final appearance. It was a great away for her to bow out, and with her telling the Doctor to say goodbye as if they're going to see each other again... it just feels like it all came full-circle there.
But I also wouldn't mind too much if she did come back and meet the Twelfth Doctor.
5 months, 1 week ago on Matt Smith Doesn’t Want to see River with Capaldi
Oh, definitely 10/10. This was my favorite Matt Smith story until The Day of the Doctor. Just, absolutely magnificent. One of the saddest scenes of the new series, if not all of Doctor Who, IMO.
5 months, 2 weeks ago on Best of Matt Smith: Vincent and the Doctor
5 months, 2 weeks ago on Best of Matt Smith: The Vampires of Venice
David Tennant said he probably wasn't going to be in The Day of the Doctor a couple of months before it was announced that he WAS.
So I'm not trusting what any of these people say anymore.
5 months, 2 weeks ago on John Hurt on Doctor Who Return
Ehh, I'm going to rate it a 5/10. It just didn't grab me as much as it did other people. It was too slow-paced, IMO, and the whole subplot with Amy just felt kind of dull. Plus, the ending really turned me off. But it was still funny in a lot of places, and I liked River Song in it. It's also the scariest the Weeping Angels have ever been.
5 months, 2 weeks ago on Best of Matt Smith: The Time of Angels / Flesh & Stone
@WiblyWoblyTimyWimyMOFFAT For me, it's...
1st: The Aztecs
2nd: The Ice Warriors
3rd: The Green Death
4th: The Pirate Planet
5th: Arc of Infinity
6th: Revelation of the Daleks
7th: Remembrance of the Daleks
8th: The Night of the Doctor
9th: The Empty Child/The Doctor Dances
10th: The Unicorn and the Wasp
11th: The Day of the Doctor
5 months, 2 weeks ago on Series 8 Will Be Darker, More like Classic Who
@Lewis94. REALLY? Well, damn. Please don't tell me you have to actually go and find your comment again just to see.
5 months, 2 weeks ago on Site Update: 3 February 2014
I kind of wish it could continue with the "2 new comments above" system as opposed to having the comments appear automatically.
Also, you DO still get notified right here on the site when someone replies to a post, right?