aliens in london

Attack the block is an amazing film tbh. Who has heard of aliens coming to South London and it ends up being the road men who save the day. It’s a brilliant concept centred around the black youth.


“We had no idea that anyone would be watching this series; we feared a small, niche audience; I certainly felt the shadow of disaster ahead of us. I’ve been there before!

"So this, four weeks into the run, was written to kick up the dust, to get people talking, to cause a bit of fuss. And if Big Ben and 10 Downing Street get destroyed in the process, well, there we go. That’s telly.Russell T Davies [The Shooting Scripts]

Doctor: 900 years of time and space I’ve never been slapped by someone’s mother.

Rose: Your face.

Doctor: It hurts!

Rose: When you say 900 years?

Doctor: That’s my age.

Rose: You’re 900 years old?

Doctor: Yeah.

Rose: My mum was right, that is one hell of an age gap. Every conversation with you just goes mental. And there’s no one else I can talk to. I’ve seen all that stuff out there and the size of it and I can’t say a word. Aliens and spaceships and I’m the only person on planet Earth that knows they exist.

(space ship flies over them)

Oh, that’s just not fair.

Doctor Who 1x04 Aliens in London

Rewatching and Blogging Moments

oh my god.  

so I was rewatching doctor who season 1 and remember how in Aliens of London, Tosh showed up for like two scenes and you realize that she actually met the Doctor before?  

So I was thinking about this and wondering if that was pre-torchwood, since she was more of a computer genius kind of person rather than a doctor, right?  

Then I remembered exit wounds of torchwood, when Owen and Tosh were talking: