The Outer Space K9
The hoper of far-flung hopes and dreamer of impossible dreams.
I'd say that in fairness, Deep Breath is a 9 and The Eleventh Hour is a clean 10. And I still don't think the Doctor pushed the Half-Faced Man I think he talked him into suicide.
8 hours, 32 minutes ago on Your Verdict on Deep Breath
Love Capaldi's new shirt, suits him better than the white one. And that guy from Primeval (can't remember his name now) looks menacing as the Sheriff.
This should be a fun episode, can't wait to see it. I wonder if anyone will go to heaven in this ep.
10 hours, 16 minutes ago on Next Time: Robot of Sherwood
I love the new titles and the first time I've seen them I was like WOW (and I did actually say that out loud). Great work Billy!
As for the theme I think it really suits Capaldi's Doctor and generally I like it because it's not over the top, I don't know it just sounds right to me.
10 hours, 21 minutes ago on Interview: Billy Hanshaw on Series 8′s Title Sequence
I thought the CGI was amazing in Into the Dalek. Better than in Deep Breath certainly where the dinosaur looked a bit out of place. The space battle was great in this episode.
1 day, 9 hours ago on 12 Great Moments From Into the Dalek
The Dalek ship could have looked more convincing (the interior I mean).
Thank God the BBC made these videos available worlwide!
2 days, 6 hours ago on Doctor Who Extra: Into the Dalek
No, final rating will be revealed later (see Deep Breath). And there are lots of people watching the show outside the UK (I'm one of them) and I don't think the BBC really cares too much about these figures in the age of iplayer and other ways to watch online.
1 day, 11 hours ago on Into the Dalek UK Ratings
My number one moment is without doubt Clara slapping the Doctor followed by Danny banging his head on the table and the Daleks entering the Aristotle.
And is it just me or did they really sound and seem more menacing when they said "Seek, locate, destroy"?
1 day, 11 hours ago on 12 Great Moments From Into the Dalek
Grumpy Doctor meets The Merry Men. We should be in for a lot of fun next week!
And maybe a subtle nod to the Time Warrior too.
2 days, 7 hours ago on Next Time: Robot of Sherwood
My favourite moment from the Parting of the Ways is the moment the Ninth Doctor says "No!' and that he's going to save Rose and wipe out the Daleks. It's my favourite 9th Doctor moment and I can't wait for something similar with Capaldi in tonight's episode.
2 days, 10 hours ago on Into The Dalek: A Recipe for Success
Clara slapping the Doctor I was like "Go Clara!".
In fairness he was very cold and he totally had it coming.
2 days, 9 hours ago on Rate & Discuss Into the Dalek
Wow...That was impressive!
And I can say hand on heart I am officially scared of the Daleks again.10/10
What really annoys me is people who say "great, the show is back on the right path with Capaldi" thus dismissing the whole Matt Smith tenure.
I think Matt was incredibly brave because I know what it's like to have people look at you without any shred of confidence and say "ok let's see what you can do" but he proved them all wrong so he's a real inspiration to me.
4 days, 10 hours ago on Face-Off: The Eleventh Hour vs Deep Breath
Although I love Deep Breath to bits my vote goes to the Eleventh Hour. There is something truly magical about this episode and I love it no matter how many times I see it. The Eleventh Doctor and little Amy eating fish fingers and custard is the most adorable scene in Doctor Who.
Deep Breath was great but it lacked that "I am the Doctor" moment. They're clearly playing the mysterious Doctor card and that's good it keeps up with the show's constant need for change but Capaldi's debut still comes out a bit short for not having that definitive Doctor moment.
He was a great enemy and good match for Capaldi. Hope he's back in the finale.
4 days, 10 hours ago on Ferdinando on the Possible Return of Half-Face
Clara was just stunning in Deep Breath and I'm sure that by the time series 8 will come to an end people will be begging for her to do series 9 as well.
And I've said this before but she reminds me of Sarah Jane more and more. Her relationship with the Doctor, the way she is constantly challenging him, the fact she is brave and really clever and how well she knows him, they are all very similar to SJS's relationship to the Fourth Doctor.
5 days, 7 hours ago on Deep Breath: The Very Best of Clara Oswald
Clara actually reminds me more and more of Sarah Jane Smith.
5 days, 10 hours ago on Into The Dalek Clips
I've just read a spoiler-free review for this episode at Den Of Geek and they say it's another Phil Ford cracker so I'm really looking foward to seeing it.
I like his scripts too but I feel he never really leaves his confort zone. I mean there is no doubt he's the king of historicals and he did write one episode set in the present but I think he should challenge himself more and try to write something different, more complex nit just fun romps.
5 days, 10 hours ago on Robot of Sherwood BBC Synopsis
I must admit when I first saw the scene I was surpised but in a very good way. Good on them to show the kiss, maybe the young generation who watch the show now will grow up to be more open-minded.
It's just the sort of thing a culturally important show like Doctor Who should feature. Those who are against it should keep living in the Dark Age.
5 days, 10 hours ago on Addressing the Deep Breath Kiss
I actually loved JTTCOTT. It's one of my favourite episodes from series 7.
The eyebrows have officially conquered the world !!
6 days, 10 hours ago on Deep Breath Record Overseas Ratings
Thank God for Dailymotion.
1 week, 1 day ago on Doctor Who Extra: Deep Breath
I was literally holding my breath when Clara was trapped with droids...Fantastic episode, I loved it except that bit at the end. Missy was quite annoying.
1 week, 2 days ago on Rate & Discuss Deep Breath
I kind of liked that moment, it was a proper hand over and it was really lovely. I wish the two Doctors could have talked.
I nearly shed a tear when Matt Smith called....
I agree with The Impossible Astronaut taking the top spot. As much as I love the Eleventh Hour (and I really do love it) I've never been more intrigued by a Doctor Who episode than when I saw The Impossible Astronaut. A very bold, solid series opener and one of my favourite episodes ever.
And congradulations on a great series of articles!
1 week, 2 days ago on New Who Openers In Perspective: The Impossible Astronaut / Asylum of the Daleks
"How long can you hold your breath?"
Not very long but I'll do my best to breath normally during tonight's epidsode.
1 week, 2 days ago on Deep Breath 12 Hints & Teasers
Strangely enough, even though I loved The Eleventh Hour and it's the best series opener so far (I wonder if Deep Breath will take the top spot?) I only felt Matt Smith was the Doctor after seeing the Beast Below. The end scene of the Eleventh Hour and The Beast Below that's when I really started to care for the Eleventh Doctor.
1 week, 3 days ago on New Who Openers In Perspective: The Eleventh Hour
The only one I've seen is Remembrance of the Daleks, but I really look foward to seeing more of the Seventh Doctor after Series 8 is over.
1 week, 5 days ago on The Seventh Doctor: Five Favourites
Reading this article I though "Oh great, this is amazing we've got Confidentiak back!!" but then I got to the end and it's going to be only 10 minutes long. That's just the same as those behind the lens videos and they hardly have enough time to get through everything (like stunts, directors, interviews and stuff). It should have been 30 minutes long, like Confidential was in Series 2 (45 minutes was a bit too much).
Still, I'll be curious to see how they'll fit everything together.
1 week, 5 days ago on “Doctor Who Extra” Announced
Happy birthday !! And I honestly didn't think he was 71 years old, he looks younger.
1 week, 5 days ago on Happy Birthday, Sylvester McCoy & Sophie Aldred
There was someone called Coonor from Australia on the One Snow tonight asking a video question. Was he the DWTV contributor who writes those great articles?
1 week, 4 days ago on Moffat on Death: “There are dark times ahead”
That's the answer Jenna! I really hope she stays and this has all been a case of desperate journalists looking for a story.
But the truth is...I can't bear the wait, I need to know!
1 week, 3 days ago on Coleman on Exit Rumours: “I don’t want to tell you the truth”
It really makes me sad to say this, but this silence and the whole "let's wait and see what happens" probably means Jenna will leave the show this year.
And that's a real shame because I like it when companions stay longer, like Amy, and I really think that Clara's character deserved to be in the series for a considerably longer period of time given her immense importance in the Doctor's life.
If this is really the case I hope they will clear things up soon because I'm going to need a while to come to terms with the departure of my favourite companion. Especially if it's going to be the case of another gloomy Christmas.
1 week, 4 days ago on Capaldi on Coleman Leaving Rumours
Partners in Crime is my favourite opener after the Eleventh Hour. It's funny, fast-paced and the idea of fat turning into cuddly monster-y things is just brilliant. And I loved Mrs. Foster, she was a proper badass villain superbly played by Sarah Lancashire (I felt a bit sorry when she died).
I think if you'd read the plot you'd think "Wht the hell is this?!" but just like the article states only in Doctor Who can you make a great episode based on a mad and kind of ridiculous idea.
The ending scenes of this episode were just brilliant. From the Doctor carrying Donna's bags with that desperate bloke face to "You're not mating with me, sunshine" and waving to Wilf from the TARDIS, this episode is one of the best from Tennant's tenure and I love it to bits.
1 week, 4 days ago on New Who Openers In Perspective: Partners in Crime
The BBC have really outdone themselves with the Series 8 publicity campaign.
1 week, 3 days ago on Doctor Who Crash Lands in Parliament Square
Please don't go Jenna! Stay for series 9....
The filming for the Christmas special will start soon, so we don't really have to wait untill the series finale to see if she stays..
But really, if she were leaving at the end of the series I think they would have announced it by now.
I really like New Earth, it's very funny fast-paced, it's got interesting ideas and moral concepts and Lady Cassandra's transformation was very well-written in my opinion.
Frankly I never understood why people dislike this episode so much. I must confess I've got a soft spot for series 2 since it was the first one I've seen and although New Earth is not The Eleventh Hour it's still a very enjoyable episode.
1 week, 6 days ago on New Who Openers In Perspective: New Earth
Look for a larger image on Google. And I miss posters so much...
1 week, 6 days ago on Series 8: Deep Breath New Pics
Clara says goodbye? Really? I didn't want to have a God Complex like goodbye or a gradual companion departure like Amy and Rory.
But on the other side, the Doctor will have to regain Clara's trust and that's one thing I'm definetly looking foward to see.
1 week, 6 days ago on Moffat Previews Series 8 in Radio Times
Sounds sa bit like the Ark in Space to me and I loved that episode. And generally, the spaceship under siege format is one of my favourite.
We got lots of incredible teasers and no posters this year. But hey, I still hope they'll release some after the episodes airs.
Oh, and do you think we'll get a prequel soon?
1 week, 6 days ago on Series 8: 4 Days Teaser
Great cover! Looks like these are the monsters for episodes 1-3 (with one hell of a scary looking knight in the back - which for some reason reminds me of the Time Warrior)
2 weeks ago on DWM #477: Peter Capaldi
This has really been blown out of proportion. The BBC should really do something about it and the fact that they don't worries me. And I dread to click the refersh button because I might find out they have confirmed she's leaving.
Just a brief statement that she's staying that's all I want from the Beeb.
2 weeks, 1 day ago on Jenna Coleman Leaving at Christmas?
I wish the BBC issueed a statement saying she's staying for series 9. Just so I can sleep well tonight.
Yeah, it's the one part of the article that gives me hope. But it could all be journalists who don't have a clue about how long she has been around or how much it represents compared to other companion.
Nooooo. I don't want another sad Christmas. And besides I know Clara has been around since 2012 but I feel we are just getting to know her and her character has enough unexplored potential to go into series 9.
She has been my favourite companion and I found her to be such a charming, lovely and realistic character, despite what some people think of her. With companions like Amy I had to stretch a bit to accept her and ignore some aspects of the chracter (like the constant flirting and the self assured nature of the chracter) but with Clara I didn't have to do any of that. I just love her character and the way Jenna portrays her.
This news really made me feel sad, it affected me more than I thought it would. Besides, with Amy and Rory it felt like it was the right time for them to leave. With Clara I don't feel that time has come yet and I hope she does series 9 too.
Ok, just Googled this and it's all over the Internet. They all quote the Mirror though.
I need some reassurance from Jenna, Moffat, the BBC. Please, please tell us this is not true !!