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Thoughts on: Night Terrors

This is a refreshing break from the arc-heavy material that has predominated most of Series 6 up to this point. It’s an effective standalone story, a typical modern Doctor Who story that oozes scariness but also carries an emotional touch. 602 more words

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Lost River (2014)

Everyone was curious and excited when Ryan Gosling announced he was going to make a film. I was even more curious when I heard about its appalling reception at Cannes, since the last film I heard such a kerfuffle about at Cannes was… 455 more words

Film Reviews

"Lost River" - A Really Bad Start

“The wolves… if they’re not already at your door… they’re gonna be there very fuckin’ soon.”

Oh, but this movie tries. I don’t know if it’s true of everyone on set, but it’s obvious that first time writer/director Ryan Gosling thought VERY highly of the material. 687 more words

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Sartorial Sundays #1: The Eleventh Doctor

Hi all, Alex here with the first in what will hopefully be a long-lived series here at the Evening Room: Sartorial Sundays!

Snazzy title, I here you cry – but what does it mean..?   367 more words

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New DOCTOR WHO Book

Announcing the first release from kOZMIC PRESS:

Doctor Who’s Greatest Hits: An Unauthorized Guide to the Best Stories From Time and Space

Author R. Alan Siler has put together a list of the top 55  141 more words

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13 Badass Doctor Who Moments That Made Us All Cheer

Come on, look at him! No plan, no backup, no weapons worth a damn

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“Badass” is not usually the word associated with Doctor Who. But believe it or not, every once in a while it happens. 235 more words

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Thoughts on: Let's Kill Hitler

I’ve always considered this episode a bit unspectacular, a bit of a misfire as an attempt at a mid-series “opener”. I’ve had to somewhat reevaluate this impression after this viewing. 663 more words

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