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World Enough and Time



Critic Consensus: "World Enough and Time" sets up the conclusion of Doctor Who's tenth season with a cliffhanger episode that deftly blends many of the show's most important ingredients.

Episode Info

Friendship drives the Doctor into the rashest decision of his life. Trapped on a giant spaceship, caught in the event horizon of a black hole, he witnesses the death of someone he is pledged to protect. Is there any way he can redeem his mistake? Are events already out of control? For once, time is the Time Lord's enemy.


Peter Capaldi
as The Doctor
Pearl Mackie
as Bill Potts
Matt Lucas
as Nardole

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Critic reviews for World Enough and Time

We get time as a potent and multivalent metaphor, used by the show for various stunning narratives ... This episode has one of the best of these to come along for a while.

June 26, 2017 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Doctor Wow, more like. This two-part finale marks showrunner Steven Moffat's last regular episodes and he'd saved the best until second last.

June 26, 2017 | Full Review…

I've longed for a multiple Master adventure. Here it is. With two superb actors. And great writing from Steven Moffat.

November 26, 2018 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

The penultimate episode of Capaldi's final season is a masterclass in build-up and horror.

May 14, 2018 | Full Review…

Even knowing a few bits going in though, I came out instantly wanting to watch it again. And I've not felt like that for a few weeks now. "World Enough and Time" is a thoroughly impressive piece of work.

June 22, 2017 | Full Review…

What's different about this [revealing] moment ... is the fact that the Master (in disguise) played such a pivotal role in ensuring Potts' conversion.

June 26, 2017 | Full Review…

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