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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2020 23:06 
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i'm finding it rather unwatchable due to the stupid slow blurry thing they've got going on.

Turns out iplayer was having a major strop. it's a better episode if it's not a headhe inducing time warped blur hell.

I did wonder what you were talking about


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
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Bisexual immortal?


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Sun Feb 02, 2020 16:25 
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Moody bugger who likes standing around on roofs in Cardiff?


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Sun Feb 02, 2020 21:30 
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Waiting for the internet to explode after that episode.

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Sun Feb 02, 2020 22:01 
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Really liked it

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Sun Feb 02, 2020 23:53 
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I thought it was a great idea.

Do we have to spoiler this thread?

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Mon Feb 03, 2020 0:37 
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Bit tired of the eco-preaching, to be honest.


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Mon Feb 03, 2020 8:46 
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Fun romp with a suitable mystery for the episode length. Didn't really mind the educational bit.

EDIT: Meant to add that the vlogger asking if people recognised her was a nice touch.


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Mon Feb 03, 2020 8:47 
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Do we have to spoiler this thread?


Depends on the nature of the spoiler. We tend to do it better than the BBC have in the past.


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
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Meant to add that the vlogger asking if people recognised her was a nice touch.


He, yes.

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
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Bit tired of the eco-preaching, to be honest.

Well, it wasn't "the doctor goes and orgasms over a historical human", so it has that on its favour. But yeah. Bit preachy for my tastes.


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
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I enjoyed last night.. the mental health was handled well.

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Mon Feb 10, 2020 17:07 
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Utterly forgettable episode.

Oh no! All powerful God-like beings! How can we beat them?

Reverse the polarity.

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:36 
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"The Haunting of Villa Diodati"

Excellent episode. Love a haunted house story, and particularly enjoyed the Doc's performance and behaviour. Bradley Walsh looked ace in the period garb.

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Perhaps some of the celebs weren't as fleshed out as they could be in a longer tale, but loved the shout-out to Ada. The doc's pained reference to Bill was a nice nod too.


The butler was a joy too.


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:07 
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Loved the latest one too.

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Flying cyberman heads is the stuff of nightmares, and reminded me a lot of a similar thing in 'Doom'.
Fantastic entrance from the Master - and I was expecting Jack!

Not sure what where they're going with the Garda subplot. I reckon it's connected to the sleeping old-timey cyberman we see the not-at-all-like-Robocop fiddling with, but it could also be a chameleon ark thing


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Wed Feb 26, 2020 22:04 
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his bundle is bigger on the inside! And this time (lord) around we’ve bundled up Doctor Who comics AND audiobooks for you to enjoy. Read Doctor Who: The Road to the Thirteenth Doctor and Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor Volume 3 - Conversion then listen to Doctor Who: Technophobia and Doctor Who: Time Reaver.


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Sun Mar 01, 2020 21:47 
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I think I need to rewatch the final two-parter before deciding what to make of it all. Definitely enjoyed it all however.

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Dhwanan continues to be an excellent master, and the scenes with him and the rogue Cyberman showed he could make an excellent Doctor too. His interplay with the Doc was fantastic too.


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Sun Mar 01, 2020 22:57 
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I need to rewatch as well.

There was a lot going on. I loved the flash back. Had the keep rewinding

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Well, I enjoyed that. The Doctor is still a mystery as we don’t know where the Timeless Child came from. Could there be more out there continually regenerating? The Ireland thing was a little odd, and a bit of a weird throw off. Overall, I enjoyed it. I’ll be watching the special on New Years/Christmas.

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Fri Jan 01, 2021 21:17 
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Revolution of the Daleks

Probably a little too long, and one or two clumsy pieces of dialogue, but I really enjoyed it.

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Trapping the daleks in a Tardis was a brilliant trick.
Good to see Jack back although it took a couple of scenes for him to find his rhythm. His scenes with Yaz were a particular delight.

Fun cameo from Emily Matis.


Probably more thoughts to follow once I've rewatched it later in the week.


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Sat Jan 02, 2021 8:49 
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I really enjoyed that episode.

Loved the use of all the characters, even the writing was great.

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
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Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker and Chris Chibnall to leave in 2022


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Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker and Chris Chibnall to leave in 2022


I think that Jodie Whittaker was the best thing in it. The companions I didn't really enjoy, and the scripts were not as good as previously. She totally carried it. Some episodes were good, however, but I didn't bother finishing the series.

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 12:50 
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Can't believe it's 4 years since she started!

I think she is great in the role but unlike her immediate predecessors I've not felt any urge to go and rewatch her seasons. Sure, reading this thread suggests I enjoyed some, got annoyed by others, and found one truly abysmal but that's not her fault.


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I've not felt any urge to watch any of them, but I like Jodie anyway.

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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
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Can't believe it's 4 years since she started!


And in that time, all they managed is 22 episodes.


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 Post subject: Re: Doctor Who
PostPosted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 13:04 
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I haven't rewatched an episode since Matt Smith. Just not interested any more


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Can't believe it's 4 years since she started!


And in that time, all they managed is 22 episodes.



Isn't it the trend to do smaller series.. Look at the marvel shows..

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I tuned out during the Matt Smith years when it became abundantly clear that Steven Moffat has no business being a show runner - and from what I hear, Chibnall wasn't much better.

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I tuned out during the Matt Smith years when it became abundantly clear that Steven Moffat has no business being a show runner - and from what I hear, Chibnall wasn't much better.

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I have quite enjoyed Jodie's DW, as it seemed to have gone back to being a family / kids show. I know al lot of the older fans hated the writing, but my son loved it. I think it should be aimed at kids and not the toxic fan base that just want more Tenant and Smith

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