‘Doctor Who’ Episode 6 review: Who wants to live forever?
Doctor Who Season 9 Episode 6: “The Woman Who Lived”
Doctor Who is forever. To all intents and purposes, its hero is immortal
Sure, the Doctor could die without regenerating, and many (too many) episodes rely on the notion that his life is in some kind of danger. But we all know the worst that can happen is that he’ll be forced to change his face one more time, and that we’ll be prepared for that event long before the fact. (Of course, the real worst that could happen is that the show will be cancelled by the BBC again and go off the air for another 15 years before being revived by another wily showrunner. Given its global popularity, that doesn’t seem likely any time soon) Read more…