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# 135149 15-Nov-2013 20:44
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Now that the 50th anniversary episode is upon us, is anyone planning to attend any of the special screenings? And if you are, are you going 'themed up'?

Although we will be at home, we thought we might have custard and fish-fingers for supper while watching.

(Mods: I know there is a Doctor Who 2013 thread. But this is a special occasion. If you feel differently feel free to shut this down or move it.)




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  # 934657 15-Nov-2013 21:53
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Must admit I was looking at the 8.30pm rerun rather than the (almost) international simil-cast at 9am. Might have to be Custard and Fish-fingers for brunch instead!




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  # 934661 15-Nov-2013 22:01
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Miss19 and Miss12 are both keen on attending a screening, but I haven't committed to anything. Will see what happens.


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  # 934710 15-Nov-2013 23:52
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Going to the Albany 4:30 screening. Going to be interesting staying spoiler free up until then




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  # 934791 16-Nov-2013 10:09
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We're going to the new Hoyts Metro for the 4:30 screening, don't know if I'll get a costume or anything, probably not.

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  # 934807 16-Nov-2013 10:30
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Am also going to the Hoyts Metro screening, the other Hamilton Cinemas filled up rather quickly

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  # 934824 16-Nov-2013 11:39
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Hoyts Sylvia Park 4.00PM




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  # 934943 16-Nov-2013 16:17
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Just found this on Youtube, worth watching before seeing Day of the Doctor:




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  # 935185 17-Nov-2013 13:13
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DjShadow: Just found this on Youtube, worth watching before seeing Day of the Doctor:





Dang I wish they would make spin-off Eighth Doctor series before he gets to old too.
His audio adventures are fantastic!




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  # 935186 17-Nov-2013 13:14
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Dingbatt: Now that the 50th anniversary episode is upon us, is anyone planning to attend any of the special screenings? And if you are, are you going 'themed up'?

Although we will be at home, we thought we might have custard and fish-fingers for supper while watching.

(Mods: I know there is a Doctor Who 2013 thread. But this is a special occasion. If you feel differently feel free to shut this down or move it.)


Got my tickets for the 3D screening on Sunday night. I'll have to avoid the internet for a while on that day methinks.




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  # 939849 24-Nov-2013 13:23
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tivo'd it to minimise ad disruption.

will watch tonight


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  # 939898 24-Nov-2013 15:37
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freitasm: I only noticed four ad breaks. Not really a big problem... 

Well done Prime TV.


By law, there are no tv ads from 6:00am to midday on Sundays (and Anzac day). The breaks are "self promotion" - adverts for other Prime shows. Tonight's 8:30 screening is scheduled to be 15 mins longer! (BTW, pre 1989, there were no ads on Sundays on tv or radio) I recorded it, but haven't watched it yet, but looking forward to it.




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