Franz Kafka’s It’s a Wonderful Life

So…I discovered something surprising today, and that’s that Peter Capaldi is part of a very select group of actors…people who have both appeared on Doctor Who, and who have also won Oscars!

(Daily Doctor Who #86)

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Prisoner Zero vs. The Cloister Wraiths [Doctor Who: Steven Moffat Monster Tournament – 1.6]

Doctor Who has generated lots of frightening monsters and creatures over its many years of existence. But out of all the writers who have ever contributed to the series, no one has invented quite so many such baddies as Steven Moffat…for the simple reason that nobody else has written as many stories (although to be fair, other writers have written more episodes).

(Daily Doctor Who #23)

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Broadchurch – Really As Good As All That

There’s a lot of television that I don’t have the time to watch, but just recently, I made time for Broadchurch.  The British mystery-drama from 2013 has won tons of awards and has been critically acclaimed, touted by many as a high point in dramatic television.  It’s easy to see why. Continue reading Broadchurch – Really As Good As All That