'Doctor Who' meets 'Hunger Games': 13 doctors fight to the death
What do you get when you cross Doctor Who and The Hunger Games? You’ll find the answer in this hilariously imagined trailer spoof aptly titled The Doctor Games, which was uploaded to YouTube just in time for this Saturday’s 50th Anniversary Special and the premiere of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.
The trailer spoof finds all 13 Doctors (there are 13 because the creators chose to include both Peter Capaldi and John Hurt’s Doctors in the parody) transported into a Hunger Games-like arena where they must battle to the death until one remains as The Master. Only then can the winning Doctor fly off in the lone TARDIS at the center of the arena.
The best part about this parody is its attention to detail and the way they managed to incorporate all 13 Doctors’ individual quirks — Tom Baker’s Doctor uses his signature scarf to strangle people, for crying out loud!
Needless to say, if you’re a Whovian, you’ll definitely enjoy giving this a watch.
Watch The Doctor Games below:
The Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special premieres this Saturday on BBC America at 2:50 p.m. ET. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire premieres in theaters everywhere Friday.