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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Pilot

Tread Perilously’s Doctor Who month continues with “The Pilot.” The Doctor’s plan to live a quieter life as a lecturer at a British university (and guard a mysterious vault on the campus) is upended when his new pupil, Bill, discovers … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Ark In Space

Tread Perilously’s month of Doctor Who adventures continues with the 1974 story, “The Ark in Space.” When Harry hits the wrong switch on the TARDIS console, he, Sarah, and the Doctor end up on Nerva Beacon, a space station returning … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: Silence In The Library/Forest Of The Dead

Tread Perilously’s Doctor Who month continues with the two-part New Series story “Silence in the Library/Forest of the Dead.” When the Doctor receives a telepathic summons to help out at The Library — the galaxy’s largest repository of books — … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously Extra: A Chat With Trekkies Director Roger Nygard

Erik chats with Back to Back and Trekkies director Roger Nygard about his career, comedy, and shooting movies like Suckers and documentaries like The Nature of Existence. Topics include the power of pre-sold movies in the 1990s, how he put … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Doctor Who: The Two Doctors

Tread Perilously celebrates its anniversary month with five weeks of Doctor Who! This week: “The Two Doctors.” When the Second Doctor is seemingly killed during a time experiment, the Sixth Doctor and Peri track down Jamie McCrimmon on a deserted … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Falling Skies: Reborn

Tread Perilously closes out Sci-fi month with a look at the final episode of Falling Skies, “Reborn.” As the 2nd Mass marches toward the Lincoln Memorial, fates are decided, aliens are killed, and Tom Mason makes an important choice. What, … Continue reading

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Tread Perilously — Automan: Pilot

Tread Perilously continues sci-fi month with the pilot episode of Automan. Walter Nebicher is a new form of law enforcement. He uses computers where the rest of the LAPD use their pistols and intimidation techniques. But because Nebicher is a … Continue reading

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