Doctor Who reaches the season finale with The Wedding of River Song on Saturday. There are a lot of questions still needing an answer. If we don’t get all the […]
I was lucky enough to get to hear Stephen Fry speak at one of our graduation ceremonies in the summer. It was a great speech, strong on kindness, lawnmowers and […]
Before this series started, I posed a few questions I thought might be answered. With only one more episode to go, it’s time to check back, see if they’ve been […]
I’m Simon. I’m guessing you know that. Fusion Patrol? The sci-fi podcast? What’s wrong with you people?
There are problems with this episode before the Doctor announces the ‘systems’ aren’t the problem. Robots of Death this very much isn’t.
Extraterrestrial Scarlett Johansson drives around Glasgow picking up men in her van.
Me, I like a good base-under-siege story. And Toby Whithouse (the most likely successor to Steven Moffat, I think, as lead writer) isn’t capable of turning in a dud script. […]
For five days after the 2010 election, no-one knew who would become Prime Minister and form the next government. The electorate had made its choice of MPs. But it had […]
The first two-parter since episodes 1 & 2 of series 1 of the original show back in 1961 (and even then, the two episodes had different writers, directors). It’s glacially […]
Dreams get to bypass logic and go straight for emotion. You can feel the sustained fear of being chased by a wolf without observing the physical and biological consequences (or […]
Well, it’s better than The Twin Dilemma, but it’s not as straight-forwardly enjoyable as The Christmas Invasion. In fact, I think it’s going to take quite a few viewings to […]
Where June saw a decline in quality, July’s episodes have very gradually started to improve. With Epic and Who’s Who??? taking the show as far as it could go in one direction, […]