Episodes discussed: Buffy 4×19 New Moon Rising and Doctor Who 7×2 Dinosaurs on a Spaceship
New Moon Rising
Written by Marti Noxon; Directed by James A. Contner
Oz comes back to Sunnydale having learned new meditation techniques and causes Willow to question her relationship with Tara. Discussion points include:
- Oz is (temporarily) back!
- How complete is Oz’s recovery?
- Willow stops waiting
- Willow and Tara make a serious commitment
- Riley makes up his mind
- Spike and Adam team up
Dinosaurs on a Spaceship
Written by Chris Chibnall; Directed by Saul Metzstein
The Doctor and his new gang have to prevent a spaceship full of (you guessed it) dinosaurs from crashing into Earth. Discussion points include:
- The best or the worst?
- The Doctor’s gang
- Trying to give up the Ponds
- Nasty Solomon gets his comeuppance
- Brian (not a) Pond
- Weaning off of the Doctor
Next time: Doctor Who 7×3 A Town Called Mercy and Angel 1×19 Sanctuary.