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Exellent Tribute To The Doctor's 50th Anniversary,
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This review is from: Doctor Who: The Vault (Hardcover)
This is the official licensed 50th Anniversary book celebrating 50 years of Doctor Who this book contains 320 pages.
Marcus Hearn has done his research very well here going into the in-depth source material from the earliest memos of the creation process the show went through in 1963 before transmission to it's present day production in 2013 with current showrunner Steven Moffat.
Marcus goes in depth on the Scripts,
Costumes, To how Doctor Who has since changed the pop culture especially the creation of the Doctors greatest nemesis The Daleks.
This enigmatic Timelord has survived cancellation, resurrection 1996 Tv movie, Cancellation once again & it's 2005 revival to earning it's stripes as a cult phenomenon as the longest running SciFi Tv show.
Mr Hearn also includes interviews from key players from Doctor Who's past & present & discusses a whole variety of topics on the shows 50 year legacy.
Marcus Hearn delves deep into the merchandise of Doctor who,
This book is thoroughly researched & detailed as Marcus Hearn gives a superb narrative structure throughout this exellent book.
This book is a must buy for fan's of Doctor Who & there's plenty of source material included in this 50th Anniversary book & is well worth the purchasing price, Plus there is a foreword by current series script writer Steven Moffat.
Buy it now as how many shows reach there 50th year, This book is a Doctor Who's collector's dream.
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Initial post: 25 Oct 2013 16:19:36 BDT
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Paul Wilcox says:
I think you'll find it's now a phenomenon not a cult :-)
I hate Christmas. I am not allowed to buy any Dr Who books now in case I get them as presents.
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