"Doctor Who" The Fires of Pompeii (TV Episode 2008) Poster

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Edited into 

Doctor Who: The Girl Who Died (2015) (TV Episode)
Showed the character Peter Capaldi had previously played, to illustrate the face he chose.


Spartacus (1960)
The Doctor introduces himself as Spartacus, after which Donna says "and so am I".
Mary Poppins (1964)
When the earthquake happens, the father shouts "Positions" and all run to different parts of the room to keep things from falling.
Fawlty Towers (1975) (TV Series)
The Doctor apologises for Donna's odd behaviour by using Basil Fawlty's catchphrase "don't mind her, she's from Barcelona"
Only Fools and Horses.... (1981) (TV Series)
Stallholder quotes Del Boy's "Lovely Jubbly" catchphrase.
Rocky IV (1985)
Donna refers to one of the Pyroviles as "Rocky IV".
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
When Lucius summons the Pyrovile to go after the Doctor and Quintus, the stomping and shaking of the area echos the scene in {Spider-Man 2} where Octavius ambushes Peter and Mary Jane in a coffee shop

Featured in 

Doctor Who Confidential: The Italian Job (2008) (TV Episode)
Numerous clips are shown from this episode.
Doctor Who: The Sontaran Stratagem (2008) (TV Episode)
Flashback is shown of the high priestess and of Pompeii after the volcano erupts.
Doctor Who Confidential: End of an Era (2008) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown of the Doctor and Donna inside the volcano.
Doctor Who Confidential: Desert Storm (2009) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown of the Doctor and Donna's arrival in Pompeii.
Torchwood Declassified: Children of Earth (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
Doctor Who Confidential: Is There Life on Mars? (2009) (TV Episode)
Clip of the Doctor talking about the volcano.
Doctor Who: The End of Time: Part One (2009) (TV Episode)
Flashback of the Pyrovile.
Doctor Who Confidential: Lords and Masters (2009) (TV Episode)
Clip of the Doctor and Donna destroying the Pyroviles.
Almost Famous IV (2011) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown

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