The Sleepy Man Says

... I am tired. Obviously as this entry is entitled "The Sleepy Man Says", but I don't mean tired purely in a sense of needing to sleep. I am tired as I am thinking I am reaching that burn out point where everything is just settling down and all the other shit you meant to … Continue reading The Sleepy Man Says

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Mondas Returns (we apologise but the Tenth Planet is delayed again due to bridge maintenance in Alpha Centurai)

The talk of this hidden planet which was supposed to collide with us and end the world on Saturday bought to mind the 1966 Doctor Who story "The Tenth Planet". This story is notable for two reasons: 1. It introduces the second most iconic Doctor Who monster: the Cybermen, and 2. It features the first change of … Continue reading Mondas Returns (we apologise but the Tenth Planet is delayed again due to bridge maintenance in Alpha Centurai)

Mexican Wave

Dr Who: The Aztec Written by John Lucarotti Directed by John Crockett 4 episodes After the dramatic dip in quality of The Keys of Marinus, one could be forgiven for approaching the next story, The Aztecs, with caution. Luckily these fears can be swept aside a good ten minutes into episode one, despite the B Movie episode title … Continue reading Mexican Wave