Sunday, November 25, 2018

Doctor Who - Series 11, Episode 8 - ‘The Witchfinders’

Doctor Who - The Witchfinders
Well, at least I got the start tie right this week! It’s 6.29:55 and I’m ready!

Opening scenes looked good - another serious story-line - and a Witch is about to be dunked!
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6.38: One dead ‘un and the Doctor’s now a Witchfinder General.

6.41: King James makes an appearance - and the pantomime season has arrived early - Oh dear!
Sad smile
6.44: Scary! What was that? - cue ‘Monster-of-the-Week’

6.52: Even more scary! It’s ‘the Witch’

6.53: Maybe not!

6.59: The Doctor is a Witch (allegedly!)

7.08: Getting pretty tense now!

7.09: Oh, SHE’s the Witch

7.10: The (other) Monster-of-the-Week appears!

7.12: “Ready for Battle?”

7.16: Monster’s sorted…

Hmmmm, it started well, but then it all became a bit predictable - and all that was missing with Alan Cummings’ portrayal of King James was him twirling his moustache!
Nope, didn’t work for me!
Sad smile

Two Stars