“Doctor Who: Dalek War” — A Slice of SciFi DVD Review


For a variety of reasons, releases of Jon Pertwee era “Doctor Who” stories have been few and far between of late. Part of this is due to the fact that many of the remaining stories require a lot of work to get up to DVD standards. But with the end in sight for the release of classic “Doctor Who” on DVD, it appears the dam may be getting ready to burst when it comes to the third Doctor’s era getting equal representation on DVD.   [Read more…]

“Doctor Who: Remembrance of the Daleks (Special Edition)” — A Slice of SciFi DVD Review


Produced as the kick-off to the 25th anniversary season, Sylvester McCoy’s “Remembrance of the Daleks” was one of the first classic “Doctor Who” serials to hit DVD–and one of the most problematic. Copy right issues kept the DVD release from using certain musical cues within the program and there were issues with some of the effects sequences in the initial releases.   [Read more…]

“Doctor Who: The Complete Specials” — A Slice of SciFi DVD Review


Fans still coming to grips with the departure of David Tennant as the 10th Doctor may find some consolation in the latest box set from BBC America featuring all five of the just-completed run of “Doctor Who” specials. With four of the five filmed and shown in HD, fans who have a Blu-Ray player can enjoy the stunning visuals in all their HD glory, including a newly upgraded version of “The Next Doctor” for the Blu-Ray release.   [Read more…]

BBC Offers Sneak Peek at “Doctor Who” Box Set Extra


In advance of the February 2nd DVD release of the final Doctor Who adventures starring David Tennant, BBC America has sent over a sneek peek at one of the extras contained on the box-set.   [Read more…]

Gold Returns for “Doctor Who” Series Five


While the faces in front of the camera may be new this season of “Doctor Who,” fans will have one familar element carryover to the new era of the series–the incidental music.

Composer Murray Gold, who has written and directed the incidental music for the show since it returned in 2005, has signed on to continue his duties for the upcoming fifth series.   [Read more…]

Top David Tennant “Doctor Who” Episodes

This weekend, the 10th Doctor’s era came to a close with the conclusion of “The End of Time.”

Now, as fans across the world get ready for the Matt Smith era to begin on “Doctor Who,” we take a moment to look back on the best stories from David Tenntant’s tenure as the Doctor.

Listed here are my top eight stories from the David Tennant era.   [Read more…]