As the ghosts of loved ones appear, the whole world celebrates. But as the Doctor investigates he believes that there is a more sinister motive behind their appearence. And deep within the ...
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As the ghosts of loved ones appear, the whole world celebrates. But as the Doctor investigates he believes that there is a more sinister motive behind their appearence. And deep within the Torchwood tower, a mysterious sphere containing the greatest enemies of the Doctor is opened... Written by
David Warwick who has a minor role is the partner of Louise Jameson who played Leela in the Tom Baker Era. See more »
When Rose is taking her backpack off to give to Jackie. In the first shot she fully takes it off but in the second shot, it is still swinging off her shoulder. See more »
[Rose has been discovered and Yvonne shows her to the Doctor via a video on the laptop]
One of yours?
Nope, never seen her before in my life.
Then it will be ok for us to shoot her.
Oh well, it was worth a try.
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Starting with Rose's heart-breaking monologue and ending in quite possibly the best cliffhanger for a Doctor Who two-parter in recent memory, this episode is full of surprises, returning characters both good as well as evil, great characterization, and more. It's just brilliant all around. The only drawbacks are that it's steeped in Who mythology and for those who for some reason to choose this as their first episode of the current incarnation of Doctor Who will be lost and the other thing is not a detriment of the show in the least. More a detriment to me, as so much happens that I truly can't talk about the actual plot too much without spoiling it. And trust me, this IS an episode you'd want to go into knowing nothing about.
My grade: A
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