Category Archive: Retrogeek

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Reviews – Volume 1.4

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Continuing on with the Second Season, we have another missing story, The Crusades, that takes place between The Web Planet and The Space Museum. The only impact this has on the story except… Continue reading

50 Years of Bond: ‘From Russia With Love’ Review

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Director: Terence Young Cast: Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi, Pedro Armendariz, Lotte Lenya, Robert Shaw, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn, Lois Maxwell Plot: When evil organisation SPECTRE concoct a plan to steal a Russian decoding… Continue reading

50 Years of Bond: ‘Dr. No’ Review

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Director: Terence Young Cast: Sean Connery, Ursala Andress, Joseph Wiseman, Jack Lord, John Kitzmiller, Bernard Lee Plot: When a British agent is murdered by three assassins known as the ‘Three Blind Mice’ Double-0… Continue reading

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Reviews – Volume 1.3

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Continuing on from the last batch of reviews we’ve entered into the second season featuring the First Doctor. We’ve also taken a bit of a jump from the last story (The Sensorites) as… Continue reading

Retro ‘Doctor Who’ Review – Volume 1.2

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Since having gone back in time (in a manner of speaking) to review the first three ‘Doctor Who’ stories the decision has been made to push on through the rest of the series.… Continue reading

Games From the Bargin Bin: Saints Row 2

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When ‘Saints Row 2’ was leading up to it’s release a couple of years ago it got plenty of attention and positive reviews yet it didn’t grab my attention enough to put down… Continue reading

Science Fiction Retrospective 2: The Handmaid’s Tale

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  This harrowing tale of theocratic hell was read for you by Hedgie. This novel was actually pretty hard to buy. I mean it wasn’t hard to buy at all actually, I bought… Continue reading

‘Doctor Who: The Beginnings’ DVD Review

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So here’s my personal history with Doctor Who. In spite of it appearing out of the corner of my eye throughout childhood I never gave it much heed, finding the nifty opening sequence… Continue reading

Retro Review: ‘The Muppet Movie’

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Director: James Frawley Cast: Kermit the Frog, Fozzie Bear, The Great Gonzo, Miss Piggie Plot: After a random encounter with a Hollywood Agent, Kermit the Frog leaves his home in the swamp to… Continue reading

Great Things About VCR Players

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For those old enough to remember (and just reading this will be enough to make some people feel old) , VHS (or Betamax for the Yanks) was the dominant form of home movie… Continue reading