DOCTOR WHO: A Viewer’s Guide for Beginners

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DOCTOR WHO: Dazed, Confused, and THE MUTANTS

“THE MUTANTS” – Season 9, Serial 4, Story 63 – Written by Bob Baker and Dave Martin; Directed by Christopher Barry – The Third Doctor is sent on an errand for the Time Lords to deliver a package to someone. He doesn’t know what’s in the package and he doesn’t know who it’s for, because…

DOCTOR WHO: And There Came a DAY OF THE DALEKS

“DAY OF THE DALEKS” – Season 9, Serial 1, Story 60 – Written by Louis Marks; Directed by Paul Bernard – The Third Doctor, Jo, and UNIT investigate a super important politician who denies that he’s seen a ghost, because he’s got to prevent World War III by holding a conference. Trouble is, time-traveling soldiers…

DOCTOR WHO: Hey Jo, Wanna See a COLONY IN SPACE?

“COLONY IN SPACE” – Season 8, Serial 4, Story 58 – Written by Malcolm Hulke; Directed by Michael E. Briant – The Third Doctor and Jo finally get to go for a ride in the TARDIS, thanks to the Time Lords needing to use him to stop the Master. Who cares why, at least the…

DOCTOR WHO: THE CLAWS OF AXOS Makes Me Want Lobster for Dinner

“THE CLAWS OF AXOS” – Season 8, Serial 3, Story 57 – Written by Bob Baker and Dave Martin; Directed by Michael Ferguson – The Third Doctor, Jo, and UNIT are on hand to investigate an alien threat, but some dickish British middle-man politician decides he’s in charge. Awesome. Because there’s nothing better than watching…