Tagged Elisabeth Sladen

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Introducing: The Ark in Space

As part of our 50th anniversary celebrations, we’re looking back at some of the pivotal tales of all of time and space, taking on one Doctor each month, running up to November – and An Unearthly Child… 1975’s The Ark in Space is a masterclass in Doctor Who, written by arguably the person who knew…

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The Ark in Space Special Edition Details

A much-anticipated DVD special edition is heading your way on 18th February as Robert Holmes’ The Ark in Space is re-released with a wealth of extra features and re-mastered sounds and visuals. Starring Tom Baker as the Doctor, The Ark in Space is set on an apparently deserted and deactivated space station Nerva, otherwise known as…

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Reviewed: The Legacy Collection

Shada and More Than Thirty Years In The TARDIS; hardly inspiring contents for a DVD boxset in Doctor Who’s 50th anniversary year, right? Well, actually: wrong. When these discs arrived I admit I was underwhelmed at the prospect of sitting through what was left of Shada and the embarrassment of Toyah Wilcox’s Cybermen PVC fetish,…

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RTD: Ruthie is The Rani

The Rani: the villainess whose name has been linked to dozens of actresses throughout the land by the tabloid rumour mill was only ever meant to be embodied by one actress according to former showrunner, Russell T. Davies. She might not be a ‘Doctor Who actress,’ but celebrated stage performer and star of Cats and…

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Death To The Daleks

Stilted, over-long and flat, Death To The Daleks is one of the weaker adventures for Doctor Who’s number one bad guys. It looks cheap, the Daleks even cheaper and Pertwee looks as bored as I was watching it. Yes, I know this is harsh, but time has not been kind to this story. Even forgiving…

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Remembering Elisabeth Sladen

Last Christmas I was given a copy of Elizabeth Sladen’s autobiography. I reacted in the required way, did all the usual things, gasped, smiled, placed it pride of place on the bookshelf and told my wife it’s what I really wanted – but was it? About eight months earlier I, along with countless other Who…

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