Amy's fiancé Rory is having his stag night just before their wedding and none other than the Doctor who pops through the cake. He's soon aboard the Tardis where they travel to 16th century Venice where the Doctor is intrigued by Lady Rosanna Calvieri who runs a prestigious school for girls. Guido is Venetian who is now trying to get his daughter Isabella out of there when they all realize the school is a nest of vampires. The Doctor thinks they're made it too easy for them to learn about their vampirism and thinks they are hiding something far more sinister. Written by
Did You Know?
initially had an idea in which the Doctor becomes trapped in a labyrinth which looks like a kitschy hotel. However, Steven Moffat
and executive producer Piers Wenger
became concerned that this was too similar to the maze in "The Time Of Angels". The storyline was put on hold, and Whithouse would later revive it as "The God Complex". See more
The TARDIS translates every line to the Doctor, Amy and Rory. However, several times the Doctor is called "signor". See more
Why are you here?
We ran from the Silence. Why are you here?
Wedding present. "The silence"?
There were cracks? Some were tiny, some were as big as the sky. Through some, we saw worlds and people, and through others, we saw Silence... and the end of all things. We fled to an ocean like ours and the cracks snapped shut behind us... and Saturnyne was lost.
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Doctor Who Theme
Written by Ron Grainer
Arranged by Murray Gold
Performed by BBC National Orchestra of Wales See more