Doctor Who: Watchers in the Fourth Dimension

Episode 12: Maximus Petulance (The Romans)

July 21, 2019

In this episode, Maximus Petulance, we discuss one of Anthony’s favourite Hartnell-era serials – The Romans. Along the way, Reilly expresses his love for the costumes, Julie calls Anthony pretentious, Don ponders what would have happened if William Russell had decided to leave with this story, and Anthony is just sickeningly over-enthusiastic about everything.


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