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Review of Doctor Who ‘The Wedding of River Song’, Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Wedding of River Song’

A finale that refused to tie up the loose ends neatly and reiterated the point that in the Who universe there are now no hard and fast rules when it comes to time travel.

By | Arts | Monday, 3 October 2011 at 5:02 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘Closing Time’, Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘Closing Time’

After taking leave of Amy and Rory last week, the Doctor continued his farewell tour by re-visiting Craig Owens (James Corden).

By | Arts | Sunday, 25 September 2011 at 12:25 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The God Complex’, Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘The God Complex’

Toby Whithouse returned to the writer’s chair with an episode that examined faith and in particular Amy’s belief in the Doctor.

By | Arts | Sunday, 18 September 2011 at 1:34 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Girl Who Waited’, Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Girl Who Waited’

There was more timey wimey mischief with parallel time streams running at different speeds this week as Amy’s timeline took yet another twist.

By | Arts | Sunday, 11 September 2011 at 12:39 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘Night Terrors’, Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘Night Terrors’

The Doctor made a stop off from the over-arching storyline to answer a distress call from a seven-year-old boy in this creepy little tale from Mark Gatiss.

By | Arts | Saturday, 3 September 2011 at 8:36 pm

Review of Doctor Who ‘Let’s Kill Hitler’, Arts

Review of Doctor Who ‘Let’s Kill Hitler’

‘Doctor Who’ returned with an episode that initially appeared to be a period romp in 1930s Berlin but unexpectedly turned out to be all about River song.

By | Arts | Saturday, 27 August 2011 at 11:00 pm

Review of Doctor Who ‘A Good Man Goes To War’, Notebook

Review of Doctor Who ‘A Good Man Goes To War’

The truth has now been revealed: River Song is Melody Pond, Amy’s daughter. There was always speculation as to the identity of River but now everyone knows who she is.

By | Notebook | Monday, 6 June 2011 at 4:47 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Almost People’, Notebook

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Almost People’

The concluding part to this Frankenstein story finished with an unexpected twist revolving around the over-arching plot. It turns out that Amy was not actually Amy but a Ganger that ended up getting vaporised by the Doctor.

By | Notebook | Monday, 30 May 2011 at 4:23 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Rebel Flesh’, Notebook

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Rebel Flesh’

Doctor Who tackled the ethical dilemma of cloning and artificial life in the first of a two-part story this week. ‘The Rebel Flesh’ took elements from Mary Shelley’s ‘Frankenstein’, one of the earliest and best-known examples of science fiction writing.

By | Notebook | Monday, 23 May 2011 at 5:19 am

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Doctor’s Wife’, Notebook

Review of Doctor Who ‘The Doctor’s Wife’

After much speculation from the teasing title of this episode, all has now become come clear. It is not River Song who is the Doctor’s wife but the old girl herself, the TARDIS.

By | Notebook | Monday, 16 May 2011 at 5:19 am

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