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Classic Who Retrospective: The Dalek Invasion of Earth

This won’t be a surprising statement, but I must say that, regardless of the length of the serial or whatever flaws it might have, The Dalek Invasion of Earth is worth it for two simple reasons: the scene in which the Doctor bids farewell to Susan and well, the Daleks crossing Westminster Bridge! 919 more words

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Doctor Who Scene of the Day

The Cybermen’s first appearance in The Tenth Planet. Now those were scary Cybermen. Eerily zombie-like. The stuff of nightmares…

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Doctor Who - The Beginning (DVD Box Set)

Recently, I decided to conduct an interesting experiment in total immersion in classic Doctor Who, go right back to where it all started, and start watching my Doctor Who DVDs in order, starting with the earliest episodes first. 326 more words

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Classic Who Retrospective: Planet of Giants

Well, that was nice. I can safely say that Planet of Giants is one of those serials I wouldn’t mind watching several times. It was well paced (especially towards the end) and it gave us a plot that other shows wouldn’t have been able to pull off, not even nowadays. 437 more words

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Doctor Who: Adventures in Little Land

Weighing in at an impressive 800 episodes, Doctor Who has been entertaining audiences for the past 50 years. Yet, despite this vast backlog of content, I know next to nothing about the actual series. 946 more words

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Picture of the Day: Taking Out The (Dalek) Trash

From 1965: A Dalek gets the garbage bin removal treatment during filming of The Chase.

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