I'd go as far as saying that this is his best work since his New Adventures novel "Damaged Goods".I didn't love "Doomsday". He orders Martha to put it on, and she straps a device onto her back. The model rearranges itself into a perfect balance, fitting together "like pieces of an engine". They are greeted at gunpoint by its rhino-headed guards, the Judoon, but the Doctor convinces them they mean no harm and need help with the trusted help of his knowledge of the Judoon's language. One can't deny that the cliff-hanger to The Stolen Earth still stands as one of the greatest WTF moments on Doctor Who. Gwen notices something at the heart of the planets that gives a different reading. They run towards each other, absolutely delighted. What more could a fan ask for? The Stolen Earth. She looks up. What's surprising is that the story doesn't feel even remotely disjointed! The differences between the child-friendly, The concept of the bees leaving the earth and heading to another planet as it seems the end is near strongly reflects the dolphins from, The CGI shot of the Doctor's TARDIS flying toward the. Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? He closes the door and the TARDIS dematerialises, to the Shadow Architect's fury. The message is heard on all frequencies, including UNIT, the speakers at Torchwood Three, and at Sarah Jane's attic. Donna reminds him about the bees disappearing. Still, with Earth apparently safe for now, they return to the TARDIS. The cliffhanger regeneration ending sparked a week's worth of widespread speculation as to whether David Tennant was in fact about to hand the role over to another actor, despite reports that he was to at least appear in the upcoming Christmas special. Behind its wreckage stands Rose, who has blasted it with her gun. The Daleks have detected the subwave network. Season 10 actually began nine years after season 1 started. Just as Dalek Caan foretold, the Children of Time are moving against us, but everything is falling into place." She asks if they are Donna's family, and when they reply yes, she tells them she needs them. It also marked the return of several past associates and companions of the Doctor, including Sarah Jane Smith, Martha Jones, Jack Harkness, Harriet Jones and Rose Tyler. Doctor: The figure replies, "And yet, Dalek Caan is uneasy." Caan continues the story, shrilly crying, "I flew into the wild, and the fire; I danced and died a thousand times." The scene in the Shadow Proclamation was originally planned to show many more aliens old and new including: Raxacoricofallapatorians with a child. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Rose Tyler, Torchwood, Martha and more... Earth's greatest heroes assemble to … As they step outside their home, Sylvia looks at the sky in horror. Impossibly, the entire planet has been stolen — but by whom? The Doctor and Donna rush to the doors and fling them open to find they are hanging in space. Caan was somehow able to break the barriers and rescue Davros, but in the process lost his sanity. Martha is down.". Rose hears the message and heads outside to see a massive Dalek spaceship flying over London, shooting at everything in its path. When Earth and twenty-six other planets are stolen and taken to the Medusa Cascade and the Doctor is nowhere in sight, it's up to the combined forces of UNIT, Torchwood, Sarah and Rose to fight off the thieves, who only have one thing to say to the resistance: "EX-TER-MIN-ATE!". The Bluray release of this story uses the wrong font to credit the additional cast immediately after the opening titles. Original theme music by Ron Grainer  The twenty-seven planets come into view and the Doctor realises that they were all one second out of sync with the universe — he describes it as "the perfect hiding place". "Doctor Who" The Stolen Earth (TV Episode 2008) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. (, Sarah refers to the Doctor having deposed Harriet Jones. Meanwhile, the TARDIS stops in the Medusa Cascade. The error is repeated in, Donna mentions how the bees were disappearing. Feeling left out, Rose protests, "Who's she? Regardless, she asserts, "I stand by my actions to this day because I knew that one day, the Earth would be in danger, and the Doctor would fail to appear.". In "The Stolen Earth", the Tenth Doctor refers to when his original incarnation was a "kid" at 90 years old. Time Lord-Wikipedia. Producer: Arming her gun, she declares, "All right, now we're in trouble. The Doctor asks Donna if anything strange was happening on Earth. Written by (, The Doctor previously disabled the teleportation function of, Gwen states to Ianto, after handing him a firearm during the Dalek invasion of Torchwood 3, that she intends to "go out fighting" like, The Doctor mentions that someone tried to move the Earth "a long time ago." The Doctor's response is just one word: "Bye!" Sanchez leads Martha and another UNIT soldier to the vault where Project Indigo is being kept. In space, thousands of other saucers descend upon the helpless Earth. We are declaring war, Doctor, right across the universe, and you will lead us into battle!" It was first broadcast on BBC One on 28 June 2008. Jack's phone then rings. Daleks created by Terry Nation, Russell T Davies' sketch for his original concept of the Shadow Proclamation scene, For the purposes of this list, a "regeneration story" is one in which a regeneration is actually and initially depicted. Story Listings Overview Classic (1963-1996) New … Aboard the TARDIS, Donna demands to know if her family is dead. Release details See this section in, It was also rumoured on the fan boards that Patrick Stewart or Ben Kingsley might have been cast as Davros. On board the Crucible, Caan says, "He is here...the Dark Lord is coming." Perfect hiding place. The universe is beginning to crumble, and the Earth is pulled out of its orbit around the Sun and finds itself grouped with 26 other planets in a far off location. Inside the TARDIS, Donna gets the Doctor to admit that despite the danger of whatever's coming, he's still happy about the prospect of seeing Rose again. The Stolen Earth Title: Doctor Who: The Stolen Earth (2008) and Doctor Who: Journey's End (2008) are considered to be the "Infinity War" of Doctor Who (2005). (, The Doctor again encounters the Judoon. "Infinity War" was a 6 part comic book published by Marvel comics. The last time Donna had phoned them was when she was on Midnight. Doctor Who - Series 4: 12. And it's only just beginning.". Martha sends them all the Doctor's phone number and Rose decides to call the Doctor herself. 10/10. Production code: Meanwhile, in Torchwood, Gwen and Ianto pick up machine guns and get ready for battle despite knowing full well that the guns are useless; Gwen is prepared to die in the line of duty like the recently deceased Owen and Tosh. Available in black or grey, you can match it with any outfit. When Jack hears Martha use Project Indigo, in spite of him kicking his filing cabinet to drown it out, he can still clearly be heard screaming "Shit!". Main enemy: He hands her something called "the Osterhagen Key". We are beyond the Doctor's reach!" The Supreme Dalek orders that the culprit be exterminated. The Stolen Earth was the twelfth and penultimate episode of series 4 of Doctor Who. Alone of the Doctor's friends, she is not surprised. Next → This FAQ is empty. He proudly proclaims, "New Daleks...true Daleks. When Gwen asks where Martha is, an upset Jack says she has been "scattered into atoms. Donna asks if there's anything they can do to help him but Jack tells her to stay away. He adds Adipose 3, Pyrovillia, and the lost moon of Poosh, which all vanished in the past. Doctor Who: Series 4. The universe is beginning to crumble, and the Earth is pulled out of its orbit around the Sun and finds itself grouped with 26 other planets in a far off location. A distraught Rose kneels over the Doctor as he lies on the ground in agony; Jack and Donna prepare to move him into the TARDIS. It is not a planet. As Jack protests for Martha not to use it because it is too dangerous, General Sanchez orders Martha to do it. She at first refuses to take it, but General Sanchez orders her to do so for the sake of humanity. The figure in the control room contacts him again, telling him, "I warned you, Supreme One. "The Stolen Earth" is absolutely crazy, it's like RTD had a checklist of everything that had appeared in his era and decided to include all of them in this episode. Contrary to common belief, season 10 kicked off in the last week of December 1972 — not in 1973, as would be expected. Davros explains that after following his escape from New York, Caan's emergency temporal shift took him back into the Time War. Jack tells her that those are the teleport base codes, which is all Jack needs to reactivate his vortex manipulator's teleportation ability. A Dalek enters Torchwood and Gwen and Ianto open fire. Summaries. This is for entertainment purposes only. However, a blue light is visible on what seems to be his head. Rosehas witnessed The Doctor regenerate before, in The Parting of the Ways. Everlasting death for the most faithful companion!" Hailing all Whovians: Russell T Davies has a huge treat in store for you. As the Doctor and Donna look for the whereabouts of Earth, former companions of the Doctor assemble a resistance against the new Dalek Empire. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Jack tells everyone that what they need at the moment is something to fight the Daleks with and asks Martha what the Osterhagen Key does. (, Davros now has a mechanical, skeletal hand, replacing the organic one shot by Boston. (, Sarah Jane Smith, Rose, Jackie, Mickey, Jack and Martha have all met Daleks before. In the scene just before Martha teleports with Project Indigo, her earpiece disappears, then reappears when she takes it off. Rose assumes she is the fourth contact, however, the Nobles' lack webcam, Sylvia having forbidden them, believing webcams to be "naughty". He is really asking for news of the Doctor. Ianto appears beside Jack and theorises that as soon as transmitting begins, the subwave network will become visible to the Daleks. Main setting: Harriet admits that she has often wondered whether or not her decision was wrong. Also, everything Caan says comes true. DONNA: Twenty seven planets. In Torchwood Three, Gwen Cooper and Ianto Jones aim their weapons and pull the safety catches, as the Dalek says for a third and final time, "Exterminate!". Simply launch the episode and tweet along with the hashtag #SubwaveNetwork. Sarah hugs Luke, crying, "You're so young.". Jack believes it is just another suffering person crying for help amongst millions of others. Gwen warns Harriet that the Daleks have found her, but Harriet keeps working. Dalek Caan, now heavily damaged and insane, professes disquieting visions of the future. It is only fitting that you should witness the resurrection and the triumph of Davros, lord and creator of the Dalek race." The number calls anywhere in the universe, but the signal is being blocked by some unknown force. The Doctor has no choice to but to visit the Shadow Proclamation. 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