Having Just regenerated the Doctor arrives in a small English village where he meets a seven year old Scottish girl called Amelia Pond. Fascinated and puzzled by the mysterious and bizarre stranger who claims to be a time traveler. Amelia finds her self caught up in a adventure involving an escaped alien convict and the Atraxi who are in pursuit of it. And if the Doctor doesn't act soon the world will end in twenty minutes...but that won't happen for another twelves years! Written by
Did You Know?
This episode has some similar plot elements to "The Girl in the Fireplace" (#2.4), also written by Steven Moffat. See more
When the Doctor leaves Amelia for his TARDIS-stabilizing, five-minute hop into the future, Caitlin Blackwood's closeup shows her hair being whipped around by the TARDIS' departure. When it cuts immediately then to an over-the-shoulder shot of Blackwood watching the departure, her hair is totally unaffected. See more
What is it? What's wrong with you?
Wrong with me? It's not my fault, why can't you give me any decent food! You're Scottish, fry something!
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