'Doctor Who' - 'The Wedding of River Song': All at once

A review of the "Doctor Who" season finale coming up just as soon as I go out with you for texting and scones... 

"Did you really think when your time came, you'd really have to do more than just ask? You've decided that the universe is better off without you, but the universe doesn't agree." -River

Steven Moffat laid out such a complicated story arc for himself this season that "The Wedding of River Song" had an awful lot to live up to. It had to explain how the Doctor wouldn't die at Lake Silencio - since, great as Matt Smith is, no one has any intention of having the series end with him - had to tell us more about the Silence and the Question, provide the kind of emotional resolution to the Amy/River/Melody story that "Let's Kill Hitler" didn't have time to, and more. Again, that's a ton to fit into a season-ending two-parter, let along a single hour. Read More...



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