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How will cast changes impact ‘Games of Thrones’ Season 5?

Ever since Walter White took his final stand at the end of the seminal Breaking Bad, television fans from across the globe have been desperately searching for something to take its place. While this may be easier said than done, however, there remains a wide range of choice for those who are willing to open...

Our theories on ‘Doctor Who’ Season 8’s arc, Missy and The Promised Land

Six episodes in to Season 8 and we are still no closer to discovering the identity of Missy, the tea-drinking Scary Poppins lady who first put in a surprise appearance at the end of the ‘Deep Breath’. Aping the casting trick perfected with Clara, Missy (Michelle Gomez) appeared in promotional images for this season’s two-part...

5 of the best poker scenes in movies

The game of poker has given us countless memorable moments; playing late at night, eyes bleary, Redbull at the ready as you blink at the monitor, until finally, a cinch in the armour, and the chip tower comes to you. Sweet indeed, but for even stronger thrills, we need to refer to the countless memorable...

‘Doctor Who’ spoiler-free speculation: The fate of Clara and Danny

Now that it’s been revealed that Missy’s agenda involves Clara (“I have chosen well”), and with the growing collection of people gathered into her Promised Land (aka The Nethersphere), we cannot help but begin to speculate on the possible destination of the Owsald/Pink romance. Danny and Clara’s relationship has blossomed since their first awkward foot-in-mouth...

5 of the funniest ‘Doctor Who’ sight gags in ‘Flatline’

When discussing the brilliant ‘Flatline’, Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat promised “one of our best ever sight gags”, and the man wasn’t hyperbolising. In fact if anything he nicely undersold just how visually entertaining the whole 45 minutes was. Like a demented episode of Penny Crayon, Jamie Mathieson’s second episode of Season 8 played with...

7 of the best ‘Doctor Who’ miniaturisation stories

One of the earliest ideas for Doctor Who involved the shrinking of the TARDIS crew and it is a staple of science fiction. From pint sized to truly microscopic, the series has returned to play with the concept a number of times. With ‘Flatline’ seeming to share a little inspiration with the wonderful James Bolam...

Top 10 movies about brotherhood [sponsored post]

If you have a brother, you have a hundred and one stories to tell, ranging from the funny to the downright violent. This week sees the release of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles; the tale of four brothers who are also, yeah, you guessed it… Jonathan Liebesman’s blockbuster encapsulates the camaraderie and rivalry between brothers and...

8 ‘Downton Abbey’ actors who’ve appeared in ‘Doctor Who’

With Downton Abbey back for a fifth season, we decided to take a look at the stars of ITV’s period drama who’ve also been in Doctor Who…   Penelope Wilton as Isobel Crawley and as Harriet Jones in ‘Aliens of London’, ‘World War Three’, ‘The Christmas Invasion’ and ‘The Stolen Earth’   Hugh Bonneville as...

‘Doctor Who’ news summary: Everything we know so far about Season 8

Doctor Who will return for a full season  in 2014, starring Peter Capaldi as the Twelfth Doctor alongside Jenna Coleman as Clara. This news summary will be updated regularly as more details are revealed, with the latest updates at the top of each section. Rumours and unconfirmed reports will be marked with a *. >...

10 ways to travel in space and time in ‘Doctor Who’

While the TARDIS is quite naturally the Doctor’s favourite form of transport, he occasionally finds himself using other methods during his adventures in space and time. Ranging from exclusive to public transport, with some designed for the purpose and some disguised to conceal their true nature, this is our CultBox guide to some of the...