Warning: Full spoilers for the 2016 Doctor Who Christmas Special follow. We’ve been in a bit of a Doctor Who drought with the decision to push Season 10 back to Spring, 2017, and in fact it’s been a full year since the …
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THE FOLLOWING CONTAINS MILD SPOILERS FOR THE EPISODE. BE ADVISED. If there ever were a year we needed both the Doctor and a superhero, 2016 is it. Perhaps fittingly, in the calendar year since the last …
The Return
This year, the 50th anniversary special of Doctor Who, “The Day of the Doctor,” introduced us properly to the War Doctor. This previously unknown incarnation of the hero, played by John Hurt, wore an outfit combining …
Harry Turtledove
’Tis the season for the Doctor to bring good tidings of comfort and joy to our world whilst ridding it of power …
When John Hurt was introduced as ‘the Doctor’ earlier this year, it left fans asking not only 'Doctor who?', but also 'Doctor when'? For what, exactly, did this new incarnation mean for the chronology of the Time Lord? …
John Hurt
Every Sunday, we pick a new episode of the week. It could be good. It could be bad. It will always be interesting. You can read the archives here. The episode of the week for the last two weeks of 2016, December 18 through …
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Should Emma Watson be the next Doc? Photo by Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images Doctor Who, like a lot of science fiction, sounds goofy from the outside. The main character is a thousand-year-old alien who can travel …
Matt Smith
Cosmic baddies are inserting alien brains into world leaders’ heads in the Christmas special. It’s timely, top-of-the-tree fun – and Peter Capaldi and Matt Lucas are a pantomime treat Such a big deal has Doctor Who
Peter Capaldi
Once upon a time, Doctor Who was actually missing from TV. The show ran continuously from 1963, but was cancelled in 1989. There was an ill-fated attempt to revive the series in 1996 with a TV movie, but that, too …
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