Thu, 1 September 2016
This week we cover story #106, The Creature from the Pit! The Doctor and Romana find themselves on a world in a dark age where metal is precious and a strange alien eggshell has appeared on the landscape. But what mysterious creature lurks in the pit the planet's leader casts her enemies into?
QotW: Creature from the Pit was the last Doctor Who serial directed by Christopher Barry. What's your favorite story of his and why?
Charlie's Variety Segment/Listener Mailbag
Discussion of "Creature from the Pit" (Scott 8.5, Charlie 8.5, David 8.25, Trevor 7.5)
Big Finish: Tenth Doctor Adventures -- Death and the Queen (Charlie 7, David 7.75, Trevor 7.5)
Join us next week for our review of Doctor Who story #107, Nightmare of Eden! You can buy a digital copy on iTunes or rent the DVD from Netflix. This one is out of print in region 1, so if you can find a copy for sale, it will likely be rather expensive.