Doctor Who: Season 2, Episode 11

Fear Her (15 Dec. 2006)

TV Episode  -   -  Adventure | Drama | Family
6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 1,908 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 3 critic

The Doctor and Rose travel to London in 2012 to see the Olympics - only to find that children are mysteriously disappearing before peoples very eyes. The answer seems to lie with a young ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 1980 titles
created 29 Nov 2011
 
list image
a list of 31 titles
created 12 Jul 2012
 
list image
a list of 60 titles
created 24 Jan 2013
 
list image
a list of 104 titles
created 09 Apr 2013
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Fear Her (15 Dec 2006)

Fear Her (15 Dec 2006) on IMDb 6.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Doctor Who.
« Previous Episode | 25 of 113 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
...
...
...
Trish
Abisola Agbaje ...
Chloe
Edna Doré ...
Maeve (as Edna Dore)
...
Tom's Dad
Abdul Salis ...
Kel
Richard Nichols ...
Driver
Erica Eirian ...
Neighbour
Stephen Marzella ...
Police Officer
Huw Edwards ...
Commentator (voice)
Edit

Storyline

The Doctor and Rose travel to London in 2012 to see the Olympics - only to find that children are mysteriously disappearing before peoples very eyes. The answer seems to lie with a young girl named Chloe and her strange drawings - but is there something more sinister behind the disappearances? Written by Steve

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 December 2006 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (50 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This is not the first time David Tennant and Nina Sosanya have worked together. In 2005 they were both prominently featured in the TV mini-series Casanova (2005), written also by 'Russel T. Davies', where Tennant played the title role. See more »

Goofs

When the Doctor starts sniffing in a man's garden, just before Rose says she can smell metal, the camera is reflected in the house's window. See more »

Quotes

The Doctor: I'll give you a fiver if you can tell me what the hell it is, cause I haven't got the foggiest.
See more »

Connections

Featured in Doctor Who Confidential: Finale (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Doctor Who Theme
(uncredited)
Written by Ron Grainer
Arranged by Murray Gold
Performed by BBC National Orchestra of Wales
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
So, why did everyone hate this episode so much?
25 June 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Now, the trailer for this didn't worry me in the slightest. A little girl who can make her drawings move? Ha! But good God, was I wrong. This episode is an incredibly clever piece of writing that actually quite surprised me.

With the benefit of hindsight, there's not a single thing mentioned in this entire episode that doesn't count towards the final outcome. The attention to detail is perfect - the '09' and '61' numberplates on the cars, the news ticker on the bottom of the TV - nothing at all gets missed. Billie Piper is outstanding as she shows just how good a sidekick Rose is, both Chloe and her mother play their parts perfectly, and David Tennant is brilliant as usual.

The idea behind the whole story is genius, and the way it pans out even had me, a hardened Resident Evil fan, feeling tense a couple of times. I'd say this is probably one of the best episodes of the series - although, to be honest, still not even a patch on The Girl in the Fireplace, which is easily the best since the show was revived.


34 of 72 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
OK. What did I miss? tonycarr
Some overheard dialogue from the Robin Hood episode in Series 8 slow_cheetah
List of all episodes? mxp13107
Expalantion erik-wells1
Did the truth field just sort of...go away? tomatdotcom
Which Doctor do you think Capaldi will be mostly like? Lord_Supreme
Discuss Fear Her (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?