by maryann johanson, liberal movie person
Fri Nov 15 2013, 11:52am | 2 comments
Oh wow. This looks even better than I was hoping for:
“C.S. Lewis meets H.G. Wells meets Father Christmas. That’s the Doctor.” Perfect.
Via @Markgatiss via @TheDailyEmma.
(If you stumble across a cool Doctor Who thing, feel free to email me with a link.)
Now this *is* going to be great. I think I’ll be able to take or leave The Day Of The Doctor as I imagine it will be a Moffat greatest hits fest (timey-wimey -check, Companion scolding the doctor in an exasperated motherly way – check, sniggering boy penis humour – check, goofy face-pulling from both doctors – check and the inclusion of Elizabeth can only be to have a punchline about hurmph hurmph snicker…). Quite rightly the actual episode will be above criticism and the hype will help gloss over any weaknesses, but as a heartfelt and proper celebration of the last 50 years, rather than a glitzy bauble, I am glad they commissioned Mark Gatiss to do this. This will be the real love letter to the show.
I found that I am also looking forward to this almost more than the Doctor Who episode. This is the one I’ve been getting giddy over all summer.
based on the Aggregate theme by Elegant Themes | powered by WordPress