Doctor Who: "The Impossible Astronaut" Review

Note: Full spoilers for the episode follow. "I've been running my whole life, and now it's time to stop." With those appropriately ominous, grandstanding words, Doctor Who returned with a protagonist-exploding bang. Fans had been teased for weeks that one of the main players would be killed off in the Series 6 opener, but Who showrunner Steven Moffatt threw in so many tantalising cliffhangers, plot twists and game-changing new players that the Doctor's own death seemed the least of the gang's problems. From a bowel-loosening new monster to surprise pregnancies and a ludicrously brilliant team-up with Richard Nixon in the heart of the White House, the UK's most beloved sci-fi series was back with a series opener as audacious as they come. Read More...


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