Mallorca Cinema Trip 1 – IT

Having moved to Mallorca (yea that happened!), one of my biggest concerns was – what happens when the next big movie comes out that I really want to see? My Spanish is still in it’s infancy, and therefore the only way I was going to enjoy new releases was if I could find a cinema that had them in English. Fortunately I was able to find exactly that…the cinema experience itself on the other hand…

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REVIEW – Doctor Who Series 10, Episode 6 – Extremis

In my very first review for this series, I ventured the thought that Series Script Editor Steven Moffat was perhaps just a little too clever for his own good. The latest episode, entitled Extremis, has done little to persuade me that my analysis was wrong. While the episode explores several intriguing ideas and concepts, the execution leaves the viewer feeling more than a little disappointed by the end.

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REVIEW – Doctor Who Series 10 Episode 5 – Oxygen

Series 10 of Doctor Who has been weirdly reminiscent of the Jon Pertwee era of Doctor Who. Back in the early 1970s, the showrunners decided that they needed to cut costs, and so used a plot device to leave the Doctor stranded on Earth, only occasionally able to escape to travel elsewhere. Oxygen was therefore very much in the style of those Pertwee adventures where the writers decided “Screw it! Let’s send him off into outer space!”

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