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Doctor Who: Season 5 (2010)




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Air date: Apr 17, 2010
Air date: Apr 24, 2010
Air date: May 1, 2010
Air date: May 8, 2010
Air date: May 15, 2010
Air date: May 22, 2010
Air date: Jun 5, 2010
Air date: Jun 12, 2010
Air date: Jun 19, 2010
Air date: Jun 26, 2010
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T he Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith) and his new companion Amy Pond (Karan Gillan) embark on a series of incredible adventures through time and space in the fifth series of the enduing British sci-fi series. Traveling in the TARDIS, The Doctor, Amy, and others face off against a formidable onslaught of foes including Cybermen, Daleks, Weeping Angels, Smilers, Sea Devils, The Entity, and the dreaded Vashta Nerada. Meanwhile, memorable encounters with such noted historical figures as Vincent van Gogh … More

Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Network: BBC America
Premiere Date: Apr 17, 2010


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Critic Reviews for Doctor Who: Season 5

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (5)

[A] family-friendly science-fiction series redefined for the new millenium by an especially grand, generous spirit to its storytelling. [Blu-ray]

Full Review… | November 15, 2013
Groucho Reviews

The new Who feels at once traditional and fresh, and completely right.

Full Review… | April 3, 2010
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic

Sharply satirical and playfully dorky without getting bogged down in its own mythology, this iteration should continue to broaden the show's appeal.

Full Review… | April 3, 2010
Top Critic

Very promising start to the semi-new era.

Full Review… | April 3, 2010
Newark Star-Ledger
Top Critic

Hang on to the TARDIS, fans, it looks like we're in for quite a ride.

Full Review… | April 3, 2010
Chicago Tribune
Top Critic

It felt a bit routine, as if keeping the machine running was now the paradigm.

Full Review… | April 3, 2010
New York Times
Top Critic

Audience Reviews for Doctor Who: Season 5

One of the best seasons of Doctor Who. With the possible exception of "Victory of The Daleks," every episode shines, with "Vincent and The Doctor" being in the race for one of the best episodes of series.

Anthony Valletta

Super Reviewer

An unpleasant shock to wake up and find that this is the Doctor Who we are to be subjected to after the showrunner change.

Gimly M.
Gimly M.

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