The Doctor and his companions prepare to do battle with Davros and the Daleks who are out to destroy everything and everyone in the universe other than themselves. All seems lost when the Daleks apparently destroy the TARDIS but it's not that simple as an empowered Donna - and a new version of the Doctor - take control and face the Dalek menace head on. For one of the Doctor's companions however, there will be a heavy price to pay. Written by
Did You Know?
The Doctor's asking Gwen if she's from an old Cardiff family is a reference back to Doctor Who: The Unquiet Dead
(2005), in which Eve Myles played the clairvoyant Gwyneth. See more
If as shown on screen the emergency temporal shift only carrys one how would dalek Caan turning up on davros' command ship in the time war get Davros out of the time war answer it wouldn't, there would have to be a second emergency temporal shift generator in Davros' chair. See more
The prophesy must complete!
Don't listen to him!
I have seen the end of everything Dalek, and you must make it happen, Doctor!
He's right, cause with or without a Reality Bomb this Dalek Empire's big enough to slaughter the cosmos. They've gotta be stopped!
But... just wait for the Doctor.
I *am* the Doctor! Maximizing Dalekanium power feeds, blasting them back!
[Daleks begin exploding. The Doctor runs out of the TARDIS
What have you done?
Fulfillin' the prophesy.
Along with the story's first half, "The Stolen Earth" (#4.12), this episode has the longest opening-credits cast list of the modern series: six names (Tennant, Tate, Agyeman, Barrowman, Sladen and Piper) appear before the title instead of the usual two... in the same amount of time. See more
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Doctor Who Closing Credits
Written by Ron Grainer
Performed by BBC National Orchestra of Wales See more