The Curtain Starts to Fall for Peter Capaldi on Doctor Who

Last week’s “World Enough and Time” was one of my favourite episodes of Doctor Who in years, full of great twists and utterly terrifying in its treatment of it’s villains. “The Doctor Falls” closes out what has been a generally strong series for the show and begins the inevitable end of Peter Capaldi’s time as the Doctor.…
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The BBC Has Failed The Millennial Generation

Earlier in the year Peter Kosminsky made a speech at the Baftas about how the government was currently trying to decimate the BBC. I am fully supportive of the speech’s message and I certainly love it when someone uses a public platform to give the Tories a kicking. However what I really want to talk about is the BBC itself.…
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Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

Sherlock and John become the Holmes and Watson of the classic Conan Doyle stories. Written as a special one-off to ease the wait between Series 3 and 4 (for that we can blame the continuing success of Martin Freeman and Benedict Cumberbatch, those talented bastards), ‘The Abominable Bride’ is a very tongue-in-cheek and meta exploration of Sherlock Holmes, both as a character and as a story.…
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