Tagged Maureen O’Brien

hartnell06
2

014 The Crusade

It has long been my naive personal belief that in the world of Doctor Who, adventures that occur in the future are always more interesting/entertaining than their historical counterparts.  However, with the lineup of stories in Season 2 up to and including The Crusade, I am seriously beginning to question the validity of my own opinion. I…

dw50revwebplanet3
9

013 The Web Planet

Caught up in the struggle to free a once magnificent world from the cancerous clutches of a life-sucking spider, the Doctor and his companions are set upon and aided by four species of outer space insect-people… The Web Planet is Doctor Who Marmite (Garmite?  Maramite?  Kate O’Maramite?) – some love it, some hate it.  This,…

Maureen O'Brien as Vicki and William Hartnell as the Doctor in The Romans
4

012 The Romans

The Romans is famously the story that’s a first serious Doctor Who effort at comedy – at least in Conspiracy, the third part. This is patently untrue – the whole thing is structured as a farce. Right from the go, we have the initial danger of the cliffhanger resolved in the lightest way yet –…

Vicki (Maureen O Brien) joins the time travellers in The Rescue
9

011 The Rescue

After the epic scale of Dalek Invasion of Earth, the second series of Doctor Who continues with a smaller-scale adventure on the largely-deserted planet Dido, and in particular, within an Earth spaceship that has crashed there… We see the crashed ship in a craggy alien environment, a decent model shot for this era of the…

Companion Chronicles Day!

Big Finish has announced a one-day sale of Season One of Doctor Who: The Companion Chronicles on October 22, suitably dubbing the event: The Companion Chronicles Day. For one day only – the first season of the audio series will be available at massively discounted prices, only from www.bigfinish.com. Each individual CD can be purchased…

© 2005-2015 Kasterborous. Theme Old Paper by ThunderThemes.net