Episodes discussed: Doctor Who Series 7 Recap and Angel 2×3 First Impressions.
Doctor Who Series 7 Recap
We discuss our favorite episodes as well as the broader themes and character development of Series 7 . Discussion points include:
- A middling season?
- The complicated morality of “A Town Called Mercy”
- Breaking the mold with part-time companions
- Clara’s slow burn
- The most intimate finale yet
- Neil Gaiman, awards, and setting up the anniversary
Written by Shawn Ryan; Directed by James A. Contner
Angel is plagued by visits from Darla in his dreams. Discussion points include:
- Angel neglects his crew
- Is Darla really there?
- Is Angel in his right mind?
- The slightly awkward pairing of Gunn & Cordy
- Marrying Gunn’s anger and humor
- Cody’s insightful protection
Next time: Buffy 5×4 Out of My Mind and the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Bonus Material.