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Little Dorrit (1987)


A six hour long adaptation (originally released in two parts) of one of Charles Dickens’ more worthy and serious late novels may not be for everyone (or indeed most) and Christine Edzard’s adaptation feels every second of the mammoth run time. 519 more words

Film Reviews

River vs The Master(s)

In the latest DWM (and confirmed on the Big Finish site) we learn all about the fifth River Song boxset. No, River isn’t meeting more incarnations of the Doctor, instead it’s four stories and four incarnations of… The Master! 159 more words

Doctor Who

Murder On The Orient Express ***

Agatha Christie was a prolific writer, writing stories that are now seemingly frozen in time. Art Deco properties, a motley group of suspects and a dastardly villain patiently waiting in the drawing room to be accused. 463 more words

*** (3 Stars)

Preview: Doctor Who The Complete Series 3 STEELBOOK [Blu-ray]

From the moment the Doctor walks into the life of medical student Martha Jones he changes it forever. In Elizabethan London, they meet William Shakespeare at the Globe Theatre while back in present day London 76-year-old Professor Lazarus recaptures his youth with consequences that threaten Martha’s entire family. 136 more words