Tagged Matt Smith

The Time Of Angels

“Time is not the boss of me!” The Weeping Angels are probably the most interesting and scary monsters to evolve from the new era of Doctor Who. Their appearance in the Doctor-lite episode Blink returned the series to its darker roots and was a triumph of writing from Steven Moffat. Being a pessimist I expected…

Clumsy Who

Recall the moment in The Time of Angels in which the Doctor (Matt Smith) breaks a hanging strap in the cleric’s drop ship? Doctor Who boss Steven Moffat revealed this week that this was in fact an unscripted moment… Describing it as a “Stan Laurel moment” showrunner and episode writer Steven Moffat said: “The very…

Perceived Budgets

A lot has been made recently of the so-called “budget cuts” allegedly enforced on Doctor Who since its return to production as an ongoing series in 2009. Speaking to The Mirror, BBC Director of television Jana Bennett has addressed concerns about the inflation-busting cost-cutting measures imposed across all TV production, not just Doctor Who. Previously,…

© 2005-2014 Kasterborous. Theme Old Paper by ThunderThemes.net