Wednesday, June 9 2010
The central theme of The Good Life is simple enough by today’s standards, although during its heyday in the mid-'70s the show’s subject matter – self-sufficiency and green, organic living – was very innovative.
Tuesday, March 23 2010
The doctor as murderer? Talking penguins? Welcome to Colin Baker's controversial first-turn as the Doctor...
Monday, March 22 2010
In The Keys of Marinus, one will find deep meditations on the meanings of justice, morality, trust, and class systems -- wobbly sets and peripheral vision be damned.
Tuesday, March 2 2010
Pierson is guilty of perpetuating stereotypes, as our two main characters often remark about the fear of being found out that they could be gay, based on their nerdiness.
Sunday, February 28 2010
It is hard to write a dystopian science fiction novel that is as memorable and thought-provoking as 1984 or A Handmaid's Tale, but Laura Bynum's new book comes pretty close.
Thursday, February 25 2010
This special -- like many that have come before -- suffers from the kind of frequent space-opera endings that have become Russell T. Davies' trade as of late.
Wednesday, February 10 2010
The primary issue with this season is that it features the same weird mix of bad humor and bad drama that has defined the show from the get-go.
Sunday, February 7 2010
As David Tennant's tenure as the Tenth Doctor comes to a close, we can't help but wish that his last adventure was a bit more substantial than this.
Saturday, February 6 2010
Wednesday, February 3 2010
As the tenth Doctor's tale winds down to its end, The Waters of Mars show that the greatest horror of all exists in the Time Lord himself.