A 5000 year old pyramid is in the middle of the United States, Chinese, and Russian armies; but the problem is that the pyramid was not there the day before. The world seeks The Doctor and names it the president of the world again to deal with this extraterrestrial beings that say that want to help mankind from imminent disaster but for such feat they have to let them rule the earth. The previously mentioned armies make an alliance to tackle the probable threat that could be faced on earth by this so called monks. What is the impending doom that the planet faces and will mankind let this mysterious monks rule the earth?
Did You Know?
The "Big Pyramid Game" the Doctor sarcastically mentions in a faux-announcer voice was an actual game show The $25,000 Pyramid
(1974) See more
The aircraft on the tarmac at the beginning of the episode is an Airbus A320. Once airborne with the Doctor and TARDIS aboard, it is depicted as a Boeing 737. See more
[guitar playing, the Doctor's face turns upward, eyes closed, background black
The end of your life has already begun.
[his eyes open and he walks around the TARDIS console playing his guitar
There is a last place you will ever go, a last door
[the view cuts to a passing over a neighborhood somewhere
[continuing as voiceover
you will ever walk through, a last sight you will ever see. And every step you ever take is moving you closer.
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References My Fair Lady
Doctor Who Theme
Written by Ron Grainer
Performed by BBC National Orchestra of Wales See more