THE TOMB OF THE CYBERMEN

Me: Look! A complete story! On DVD and everything! Our first complete adventure starring Patrick Troughton! How exciting is that? Sue: The last time I was this excited about Doctor Who was when you showed me a trailer for Matt Smith’s next episode a few minutes ago. Me: Remind me to tell you a story…

THE EVIL OF THE DALEKS

Episode 1 As luck would have it, when this story’s title appeared on-screen, Sue was momentarily distracted by our cat, Tegan (who really is a mouth on legs). Sue: Sorry, I missed that. What’s this one called? Me: The Antiques of Death. I think I got away with it. Sue: This is odd. It’s as…

THE FACELESS ONES

Episode 1 Sue: That isn’t something you see on Doctor Who every day – stock footage of a plane. Neil: That isn’t stock footage, Sue. As soon as our heroes step out of the TARDIS, they are faced with imminent danger. In fact, it happens so fast, Ben and Polly are running for their lives…

THE MACRA TERROR

Episode 1 Sue: Ooh, that’s new. Me: Proper Doctor Who titles. Finally. Sue: He looks drunk. Me: He looks magnificent. Sue: He looks like a drunk who’s been arrested and had his mug shot taken. This isn’t a good look, Neil. Me: It’s an iconic title sequence. Sue: Shame about the font. Me: Yes, well……

THE MOONBASE

Episode 1 Sue: I bet the Moon was very topical when this first went out. Me: Just a bit. Sue: I’m not convinced by the Ronson hairdryers on their backs. And their helmets are steaming up something rotten. When a base commander tells us that we’re on the Moon in the year 2070, Sue sighs.…