Tag Archives: John Barrowman

Doctor Who: The End Of Time (2009) Review

“The End Of Time” is quite the momentous milestone for Doctor Who. It’s not only the Tenth Doctor’s regeneration story – bringing David Tennant’s three-season tenure as the rebel time lord to a close just in time for Christmas – … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: The Stolen Earth / Journey’s End (2008) Review

“The Stolen Earth / Journey’s End”, the Series 4 finale of Doctor Who, is in many ways the climax of the RTD era. There are still a few specials to come after this two-parter, that focus on sending off David … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: Utopia / The Sound Of Drums / Last Of The Time Lords (2007) Review

“Utopia / The Sound Of Drums / Last Of The Time Lords”, the three-part finale where shit gets real. The entirety of Series 3 has been building up to the events of this finale, with Chekov’s guns, arc words, and … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: Bad Wolf / The Parting Of The Ways (2005) Review

While they’ve both had their lighter and darker moments as showrunners, one key difference between Russell T. Davies and Steven Moffat’s writing style is that Russell’s stories can get very cynical, while Steven has a more optimistic approach to Doctor … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: Boom Town (2005) Review

Doctor Who has been on a really hot, consistent streak of episodes ever since “Dalek“, so it’s completely understandable if your first reaction is to groan when Margaret Blaine’s appearance makes it clear that Russell T. Davies is already bringing … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: The Empty Child / The Doctor Dances (2005) Review

“The Empty Child” is one of the shining gems of Doctor Who’s first season. “The Empty Child / The Doctor Dances” is the writing debut of Steven Moffat, a guest writer who later became Doctor Who’s second showrunner after Russell … Continue reading

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