Category Archives: British Television

349 – Doctor Who – Twice Upon a Time

It’s time for Capaldi’s regeneration blowout.  Does he go out like a shooting star or a Christmas cracker?

Simon and Eugene discuss the 2017 Doctor Who Christmas special, Twice Upon a Time.

347 – Space: 1999 – The Rules of Luton

Someone’s probably going to get pedantic on us with this one but, if this episode had tea, we could say it was Space: 1999 “Tea in the Midlands” as they go to Luton in Bedfordshire and study botany.  Also, hand to hand combat.  And hand to lion combat.  And hand to bird combat.

Join Ben and Eugene as they talk about the Rules of Luton.

344 – Space: 1999 – The Taybor

The SS Emporium and her master, Taybor arrive for a little light banter and barter.  What could possibly go wrong?

Ben and Eugene discuss The Taybor.

 

343 – Blakes 7 – Blake

This is it.  It’s all over except for the shooting.  Blakes 7 rockets to it’s final, shocking conclusion.

Ben and Eugene pick over the corpse of Blakes 7.

341 – Space: 1999 – Journey to Where

Journey to Where?  Journey to Where.  Is it a question, or is it a statement?  What are the deep philosophical differences between those two interpretation?

You won’t find out in this episode, as Ben and Eugene ask the question, or respond to the statement, “journey to where(?/.)”

340 – Blakes 7 -Warlord

Avon is courting the warlord, Zukan, to join his rebel alliance.  Tarrant is counting Zukan’s daughter, Zeona, to join Tarrant’s “alliance.”

How could this go wrong?

Ben and Eugene discuss the penultimate episode of Blakes 7, Warlord.

338 – Space: 1999 – All That Glisters

There’s a planet that has rocks on it.  Desirable rocks.  Koenig leads a highly-specialized team of crack rock collectors to the planet to get those rocks, but he soon learns that all that glisters is not Melganite.

Ben and Eugene discuss All That Glisters.