Series review: Broadchurch

By John Ruberry A few days ago I finished watching season three of Broadchurch,¬†a British mystery series which is broadcast in the United Kingdom on ITV--and here on BBC America--starring David Tennant as Detective Inspector Alec Hardy and Olivia Colman as Detective Inspector Ellie Miller. Tennant of course is best known as the Tenth Doctor--and … Continue reading Series review: Broadchurch

Review: Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

By John Ruberry It's time to take a break from politics. Many times while surfing on Netflix I came across a recommendation to watch the seven-part 2015 BBC One miniseries,¬†Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, which is described as such: "In 1806 ambitious magician Norrell leads a revival of practical magic in England and ignites a … Continue reading Review: Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Live blogging/tweeting the 12th doctor Update: It’s Peter Capaldi

I'll give the last word to Matt Bogen @DaTechGuyblog @AceofSpadesHQ Thumbs up for that. Looking forward to less mooning over the Doctor and more adventure stories.— Matt Bogen (@mattbogen) August 4, 2013 2:57  Just a reminder we haven't "established" the doctor can regenerate into a woman there was a throw away line in "The Doctor's … Continue reading Live blogging/tweeting the 12th doctor Update: It’s Peter Capaldi

Dr. Who the Aztecs TONIGHT on BBC AMERICA

Tonight comes the first of the BBC specials celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who BBC America plans to do a doctor a month starting with the 1st Doctor William Hartnell. After the Special they will show an episode from the Hartnell era. I had expected them to go with the very first Dr. Who … Continue reading Dr. Who the Aztecs TONIGHT on BBC AMERICA

Can I just say that this week’s Dr. Who episode Let’s Kill Hitler

Was not only the best single episode I've seen in the series (and I've been watching since 1981) but could easily been a season or series finale. Four comments: Arthur Darvill is in my opinion the best companion The Doctor has ever had. Karen Gillian was always a good companion but she and Arther Darvill … Continue reading Can I just say that this week’s Dr. Who episode Let’s Kill Hitler

Doctor Who Marathon on BBC America NOW!

Starting at 6 a.m. this morning BBC America is once again having a marathon of Dr. Who. They are advertising it as all of season five starting at 9 a.m. but they are actually starting with the last David Tennant Story The end of time to include the regeneration and the story behind it. My … Continue reading Doctor Who Marathon on BBC America NOW!