Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor now available on iTunes!

Yesterday was the 50th Anniversary of the longest running science fiction TV show in history, Doctor Who. To help celebrate the occasion, BBC put together a well crafted 50th anniversary episode that was simulcast across TV and movie theater screens worldwide and setting a Guinness World Record as "the world's largest ever simulcast of a TV drama".

The Doctors embark on their greatest adventure in this 50th Anniversary Special: in 2013, something terrible is awakening in London’s National Gallery; in 1562, a murderous plot is afoot in Elizabethan England; and somewhere in space an ancient battle reaches its devastating conclusion. All of reality is at stake as the Doctor’s own dangerous past comes back to haunt him.

According to overnight figures, the episode was watched by 10.61 million viewers, with an average of 10.2 million but just in case you weren't among those viewers and would like to get yourself caught up, the episode has is now available via iTunes along with several other special videos to help to celebrate the occasion.

Additionally, you'll also find the one-off drama An Adventure in Space and Time that looks back at the history of how Doctor Who and the people involved with its early beginning starring David Bradley as William Hartnell, who portrayed the First Doctor.

Chris Parsons

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Becjr says:

But, of course! ;D

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Rene Ritchie says:

Bla1ze is a timelord, right?

jrfjosh says:

Never watched this show, but plan to some day...

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asuperstarr says:

I keep hearing about this show. I'm going to check it out on BBC America

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Planetary Paul says:

Only available on the US Store! WTF?

zdn1042 says:

"Who has a sonic screwdriver?"

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acondax says:

Those who like Doctor Who LOVE Doctor Who. I never got into it personally, I don't see the appeal but in all fairness I don't know much about it.

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yashendra2797 says:

Couldn't download it yesterday as my internet was not working... Off to download the greatest event in space and time yet!

HoangJm says:

badass movie ! gonna watch it now

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BeyondtheTech says:

I have yet to delve into this world of Doctor Who. Is it too late, and where do I really start?

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