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Death in Heaven: Give a good man firepower, and he'll never run out of people to kill...

DOCTOR: I had a friend once. We ran together when I was little. And I thought we were the same. But when we grew up, we weren’t. 2,123 more words

More Clara/Christmas thoughts

Still wondering what’s in store for the holiday special.

A few episodes back, Missy commented on having ‘chosen well.’ We are reminded that Clara got the Doctor’s number from ‘the woman in the shop.’ (Side questions: how did the Master get this number? 267 more words

Season 8

Doctor Who: Summing Up Season 8

My apologies for the blog lacking so much Doctor Who material. After half a season I realized I’d been repeating myself. So I decided I would only write another review if I had something different to say. 558 more words

General Nerdery

Whatever happened to Christopher Nolan?

 Interstellar (2014, Christopher Nolan)

After a year of meticulously planned marketing and promotion, the new Christopher Nolan blockbuster, Interstellar, has finally been unleashed. This is nothing new; in fact it’s standard practice for the Hollywood machine. 771 more words

Christopher Nolan

Word of the Week: Foemance

Foemance: two characters who are natural antagonists but just can’t leave each other alone.  Good word, great concept.

I find lots of good words while cooking or sewing or gardening – manual tasks that focus on making something seem to free up other areas of the brain for a walk on the creative side. 43 more words

Films

Buffy the Vampire Slayer had Brilliant Writers

Earlier this year I was asked if I would lead a panel at Phoenix Comicon on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. I could speak for hours if not days on the merits of this show, so I absolutely volunteered. 1,131 more words

The Master-Discussion

The Master- Discussion

I was pleasantly surprised by this film, many times over. I had heard all the raving reviews, but after There Will Be Blood, I was not sure Paul Thomas Anderson could do any better. 916 more words

Film