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Not Enough Time for The Doctor

Some musings on the problems with Steven Moffat’s ‘The Time of the Doctor’, and Verity! episode 32:

Like many, I have mixed feelings about about ‘The Time of the Doctor’. It isn’t my favorite Moffat episode (that’s still ‘Blink’), or even my favorite Christmas special (that’s ‘A Christmas Carol’). As Erika said, I think the script needed another draft, and probably another 20 to 30 minutes to develop some of the plot elements. Furthermore, the script has two distinct parts with dramatically different pacing and tone, and the transition between the two fails to smoothly bind them together.

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