Jul 172014
 
Universal Monsters Reboot Coming

Fans of classic horror know by heart the Universal monsters lineup. There’s Dracula, the Wolf Man, Frankenstein, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, the Bride of Frankenstein, and the Creature from the Black Lagoon. We grew up watching them either on Saturday afternoons or on late night shows like Creature Feature. To me, there’s just something [Read more…]

Jul 112014
 
Classic Doctor Who Coming to Retro TV

It’s a good day if you have Retro TV as part of your cable package. The BBC has reached an agreement with Retro TV for them to start airing classic Doctor Who episodes beginning on August 4th. The showings will begin with the first ever story, “An Unearthly Child” and proceed from there. Two episodes [Read more…]

Jul 052014
 
 Doctor Who: The Web of Fear Review (1968)

One of the hardest parts of being a fan of classic Doctor Who is the knowledge that a great deal of the first two Doctors’ episodes have been lost. The BBC in their incredible ignorance consigned many an episode to the furnace to make storage room. Patrick Troughton’s era was hit incredibly hard by this [Read more…]