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I saw Wonder Woman

I’m a big fan of Wonder WOman, have read the comic for years. The DC movie version of her doesn’t line up to what I wanted to see in a film, so I put off seeing it until I could disconnect my expectations. I finally saw it last night. Overall, it was adequate. Could have used a good editing to tighten it up, it…

Building Peaks

Last night’s new Twin Peaks may have spent more time actually in Twin Peaks than any previous episode of the new season and it was an exceptionally fast paced episode. With many satisfying developments and answers it also presented some new questions, and it did both these things in the understated manner that makes…

Devourers of Illumination

A little historical perspective isn’t too painful, is it? To-day’s new episode of Doctor Who, “Eaters of Light”, did something I wished the show did more often—it incorporated aspects of history into its plot and argument in a way that also potentially educates the viewer. This was part of the original series concept,…

Cats of the Doctor

Ahead of to-morrow’s new Doctor Who, I decided to revisit Survival, the 1989 serial written by Rona Munro, who also wrote to-morrow’s new episode, making her the only writer from the classic series to be hired to write for the relaunched series. Survival also happens to be the final story of the classic series, not a…

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