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The Owners: Well-Intentioned But Should Have Foreclosed [REVIEW]

The Owners: Well-Intentioned, But Should Have Foreclosed [REVIEW]

As the three are stuck, Mary gets roped into being part of the group to help incapacitate the couple, Richard and Ellen Huggins, played by Sylvester McCoy and Rita Tushingham, respectively.[caption id="attachment_1248090" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Owners Poster[/caption] Unlikable Characters of The Owners Mary gets caught in the middle as an unwilling participant[...]

Doctor Who Remembrance of the Daleks Defines Our 7th Doctor

Doctor Who "Remembrance of the Daleks" Defines Our 7th Doctor

Today, we pick “Remembrance of the Daleks” as the quintessential 7th Doctor story.“Remembrance of the Daleks” finds the Doctor (Sylvester McCoy) and companion Ace (Sophie Aldred) landing in South London in 1963, shortly after the 1st Doctor left, to recover an artifact he originally left there as warring factions of Daleks arrive to fight over[...]

Doctor Who Fans Vote David Tennant Jodie Whittaker Top 2 Doctors

Doctor Who Fans Vote David Tennant, Jodie Whittaker Top 2 Doctors

“But with Jodie Whittaker hot on his heels and a great showing for other recent Doctors like Peter Capaldi, it looks like fans also now hold other Time Lords close to their heart(s).”Here are the full numbers and results of the poll:David Tennant 10518 / 21% Jodie Whittaker 10423 / 21% Peter Capaldi 8897[...]

Doctor Who: Heres Why The 13th Doctors Origin Explains Everything

Doctor Who: Here's Why The 13th Doctor's Origin Explains Everything

When you watch past versions played by William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Paul McGann, and Sylvester McCoy and their deeply ambivalent interactions with Gallifrey takes on new meaning knowing their origin as the Timeless Child Chibnall has also introduced more unknown incarnations out there prior to the First[...]

Maisie Williams Tries to Rob the Wrong Doctor in The Owners

Maisie Williams Tries to Rob the Wrong Doctor in The Owners

The film stars Maisie Williams, Sylvester McCoy, Jake Curran, Ian Kenny, Andrew Ellis, Rita Tushingham The director explains that the film is based on the Belgian graphic novel Une Nuit de pleine lune by Yves H.[caption id="attachment_1257735" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Top image is the Castle Talk logo The image is used with permission[...]

Doctor Who Survival Supercut: The 7th Doctors Finale Still Holds Up

Doctor Who "Survival" Supercut: The 7th Doctor's Finale Still Holds Up

The end of the original Doctor Who series came in 1989, and the last supercut of the 7th Doctor’s (Sylvester McCoy) stories The BBC has released a 20-minute cut-down of “Survival” on their YouTube channel Once again, it’s a personal story for Ace (Sophie Aldred) He takes her back to her old neighborhood in Perivale[...]

Doctor Who Supercut: Fenric &#038 The Dawn of the Modern Companion

Doctor Who Supercut: "Fenric" & The Dawn of the Modern Companion

This one is “The Curse of Fenric” from 1989, the 7th Doctor’s (Sylvester McCoy) third and final season, and the old show's final season before it was unceremoniously canceled by the BBC. Ian Briggs Might be the Best Writer Doctor Who Ever had! Ian Briggs’ script is perhaps the most inventive, multilayered, subversive, and complex in[...]

Maisie Williams Stars In Creepy Trailer For The Owners Out Sept. 4

Maisie Williams Stars In Creepy Trailer For The Owners, Out Sept. 4

Williams stars along with Sylvester McCoy, Jake Curran, Ian Kenny, Andrew Ellis, and Rita Tushingham, with a script from Matthieu Gompel and Julius Berg Berg is also directing, as a group of robbers thinks they have found an amazing score in a house owned by an elderly couple Only when they come home early, a[...]

Doctor Who: Impenetrable Ghost Light Gets Incomplete Supercut

Doctor Who: Impenetrable "Ghost Light" Gets Incomplete Supercut

It was actually the last story filmed in Season 26, the final season of the old show and of course, Sylvester McCoy and Sophie Aldred’s final season It wasn’t the final story of the season, though That was “Survival”, the one that featured the furries – I mean – the werecat aliens.[caption id="attachment_1240832" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Doctor Who Battlefield: 7th Doctor Story Now in 30 Minutes or Less

Doctor Who Battlefield: 7th Doctor Story, Now in 30 Minutes or Less!

Sylvester McCoy and Sophie Aldred at the height of their skills as The Doctor and Ace Alas, the flaws of the production played up the cheesiness that haters of the show always dismissed it for.[caption id="attachment_1225590" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jean Marsh in Doctor Who: "Battlefield", BBC Studios[/caption]But the story is full of big, swing-for-the-fences ideas that[...]

Doctor Who Audio Drama Ranges Revamped By Big Finish Productions

Doctor Who Audio Drama Ranges Revamped By Big Finish Productions

The production company began with some of the surviving leads like Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, and Paul McGann in new audio dramas They have since expanded to include Tom Baker, John Hurt, David Tennant, David Bradley (as the First Doctor), and the cast of Torchwood.  With this many Doctors and other series, they’re[...]

Doctor Who: 10 Doctors Post Message of Thanks Hope for Big Night In

Doctor Who: 10 Doctors Post Message of Thanks, Hope for Big Night In

Actors Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann, David Tennant, Matt Smith, Peter Capaldi, Jodie Whittaker, and Jo Martin have recorded a special message for not only the NHS but also for all frontline workers in what is an unprecedented reunion for the long-running series.[caption id="attachment_1198011" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ten Doctors are set[...]

Doctor Who: Big Finish Goes Digital-First Disc Releases Delayed

"Doctor Who": Big Finish Goes Digital-First, Disc Releases Delayed

Where else are you going to find Tom Baker playing the 4th Doctor again in new stories with surviving cast members like Louise Jameson as Leela? Nostalgic for Sylvester McCoy and Sophie Aldred as the 7th Doctor and Ace? Big Finish has you cover! Or new Torchwood stories that had the creative approval and input[...]

Doctor Who: Big Finish Suspends Schedule Over Coronavirus Concerns

"Doctor Who": Big Finish Suspends Schedule Over Coronavirus Concerns

They helped keep the flame of Doctor Who alive during the years when the show was off-air.[caption id="attachment_1060169" align="alignnone" width="1417"] Big Finish[/caption]They produced original stories featuring surviving Doctor Who actors like Peter Davison, Sylvester McCoy and Colin Baker. Paul McGann, who only appeared once as the 8th Doctor in the 1996 TV movie, had a long run in audio dramas produced by Big[...]


Doctor Who: The Collection Season 26: Ace Returns [TRAILER]

"Doctor Who: The Collection" Season 26: Ace Returns! [TRAILER]

The BBC’s official Doctor Who channel released a trailer for Doctor Who: The Collection – Season 26 Blu-Ray and DVD box set, featuring Sophie Aldred as the 7th Doctor’s (Sylvester McCoy) companion Ace.All companions who leave or are left behind tend to carry an air of melancholy about them They always wait in hope that he[...]

Doctor Who: Big Finish Livestreaming 20 Hours of Audio Dramas More This Weekend

"Doctor Who": Big Finish Livestreaming 20 Hours of Audio Dramas, More This Weekend

This includes UNIT, Torchwood, The Gallifrey Chronicles, The Diary of River Song, and more spinoffs involving past Doctors and their companions.The stream will feature David Tennant, Billie Piper, Alex Kingston, John Barrowman, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann, David Bradley, Sophie Aldred, Katy Manning, Nicola Walker, Sir Derek Jacobi and many[...]

Doctor Who: Ace &#8211 The Doctors Social Justice Warrior Companion [OPINION]

"Doctor Who": Ace – The Doctor's "Social Justice Warrior" Companion [OPINION]

So let's talk about Ace (Sophie Aldred), the Seventh Doctor's companion (1987-1989) – because I really don't get all the complaints about the current series of BBC's Doctor Who having too much politics. The series always had politics embedded at its core: virtually every Science Fiction, spy or crime TV series created in the UK in […]