The Skaro Review
Mummy on the Orient Express
Review by Eddie McGuigan
Yes! Yes!! YES!!!
I’ll cut to the chase. Mummy on the Orient Express is superb. It is, easily, without a doubt, head and shoulders above anything this season has offered so far.
Now, caveats… I’ve got a big spoiler Ninja watching me from the shadows, so I have to be careful what I say here.
The story… the Doctor visits the Orient Express in space in the aftermath of his and Clara’s falling out, but, as usual, it’s not just a casual visit, and he’s soon up to his eyes in death. People are dying. The lights flicker, they, and only they, see a scary Hollywood Mummy lurch towards them and, 66 seconds later, they’re dead. (more…)