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The End of Time, Part 2
Filed in: Doctor Who.
Like part 1, I pretty much knew what to expect, as it was typical of just about every Davies finale thus far. Despite it having many good moments, it felt ultimately like a bit of a let down. This was Davies' last chance to write a finale, and instead he more or less repeats himself.
After a Moment with the Master, the Doctor's effectively sidelined from the action for a chunk of screen time, before an extended chase scene, followed by a five-minute climax. Then the Doctor starts regenerating... and takes around twenty minutes to do so. That was one hell of a goodbye.
Still, now we have a new Doctor and new man in charge. Let's see what they can do with the show.
Posted January 6, 2010 8:48 AM
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