Metascore
77

Generally favorable reviews - based on 11 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 11
  2. Negative: 0 out of 11
  1. Reviewed by: Alasdair Wilkins
    Nov 21, 2013
    91
    The docudrama is at its most powerful in its second half, as the focus shifts more toward David Bradley as William Hartnell.
User Score
8.8

Universal acclaim- based on 31 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. Nov 29, 2013
    10
    The whole affair is thoroughly riveting, even if you're not much of an old Whovian, hell it even works for non Whovians too. Missing it wouldThe whole affair is thoroughly riveting, even if you're not much of an old Whovian, hell it even works for non Whovians too. Missing it would be your own loss, trust me! Full Review »
  2. Apr 16, 2015
    10
    Great movie it's a must see movie for doctor whos fans to see the start of there fav tv-show. it's really great! you can get it for 20 bucksGreat movie it's a must see movie for doctor whos fans to see the start of there fav tv-show. it's really great! you can get it for 20 bucks at walmart with blu-ray dvd and the first ep! Full Review »
  3. Dec 7, 2013
    10
    I was almost (ALMOST) crying in the last scene, and that's a very hard thing to do.
    Much better than the more popular Day of the Doctor which
    I was almost (ALMOST) crying in the last scene, and that's a very hard thing to do.
    Much better than the more popular Day of the Doctor which was kind of disappointing.
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