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Reviewed: An Unearthly Child

Writer: Anthony Coburn, C. E. Webber (1 episode, uncredited)

Director: Waris Hussein

Parts: 4, made up of An Unearthly ChildThe Cave of Skulls… 788 more words

Doctor Who

Dr Who - All Original Series Stories Graded

Having recently completed my marathon of watching every original series Dr Who (1963-1989) story here are my star grades for each out of a maximum of five (classic) to one (awful). 634 more words

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William Hartnell would have been 110 years old today. Which is remarkably young when you stop and think about it.

William Hartnell’s film career was prolific and distinguished.  To turn in memorable performances in films that are as strange and powerful as Brighton Rock and… 786 more words

Happy Birthday: William Hartnell

William Hartnell

Actor |Carry On Sergeant

William Hartnell was born on 8 January 1908, just south of St. Pancras station in London. In press materials in the 1940s he claimed that his father was a farmer and later a stockbroker; it turns out that he had actually been born out of wedlock, as his biography “Who’s There?” states. 78 more words


Doctor Who - Lost in Time Collection

  • Series Title: Doctor Who
  • Season: Multiple
  • Episodes: Multiple
  • Discs: 3
  • Network: BBC
  • Cast: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton
  • Format: Standard, Black and White, DVD, NTSC

The… 971 more words


The new Doctor Who....

The new Doctor Who……

One of the biggest clichés in British cultural history is the number of people who will tell you how they hid behind the sofa while Doctor Who was on, usually on a Saturday tea time. 434 more words

January 8 in history

307 – Jin Huidi, Chinese Emperor of the Jin Dynasty, was poisoned and succeeded by his son Jin Huaidi.

871 – Alfred the Great led a West Saxon army to  533 more words