History Recap / DoctorWhoS29E742

2nd Jul '17 4:44:47 AM Maddoxsort
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

The one that is self-aware of the episode runtime.
1st Jun '17 10:45:28 AM StFan
Is there an issue? Send a Message


[[caption-width-right:350:Aka. "[[Music/TheBeatles Here Comes the Sun]]"]]

to:

[[caption-width-right:350:Aka.[[caption-width-right:350:A.k.a. "[[Music/TheBeatles Here Comes the Sun]]"]]



The only way to save the ship is to pass through a security system, which the crew inconveniently programmed while they were drunk, and decided that it would be a good idea to make it a series of obscure trivia questions. It's like the Pub Quiz from Hell. Martha phones her mum, her own VoiceWithAnInternetConnection, and gets some answers . . . unaware that Mrs. Jones' phone is being tapped by the mysterious people from [[Recap/DoctorWhoS29E6TheLazarusExperiment "The Lazarus Experiment"]], the ones with sinister music cues; they are revealed to be government agents working for Mr. Saxon.

Before Martha and the other guy make it to the finish, though, another crew member gets infected with the mysterious burning illness and corners Martha and another crew member in an escape pod. The Doctor confronts the infected crew member who passes him by and leaves the area. The Doctor rushes to the escape pod controls but it is too late, the escape pod has already been released. Martha and the crewman are falling into the sun, and the escape pod retrieval controls are on the outside of the ship . . . Fat lot of good they'll do there.

to:

The only way to save the ship is to pass through a security system, which the crew inconveniently programmed while they were drunk, and decided that it would be a good idea to make it a series of obscure trivia questions. It's like the Pub Quiz from Hell. Martha phones her mum, her own VoiceWithAnInternetConnection, and gets some answers . . .answers... unaware that Mrs. Jones' phone is being tapped by the mysterious people from [[Recap/DoctorWhoS29E6TheLazarusExperiment "The "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS29E6TheLazarusExperiment The Lazarus Experiment"]], Experiment]]", the ones with sinister music cues; they are revealed to be government agents working for Mr. Saxon.

Before Martha and the other guy make it to the finish, though, another crew member gets infected with the mysterious burning illness and corners Martha and another crew member in an escape pod. The Doctor confronts the infected crew member who passes him by and leaves the area. The Doctor rushes to the escape pod controls but it is too late, the escape pod has already been released. Martha and the crewman are falling into the sun, and the escape pod retrieval controls are on the outside of the ship . . .ship... Fat lot of good they'll do there.



* ConvectionSchmonvection: As per [[Recap/DoctorWhoS27E2TheEndOfTheWorld "The End of the World"]], the one thing that stops everyone aboard from getting fried is heat shields.

to:

* ConvectionSchmonvection: As per [[Recap/DoctorWhoS27E2TheEndOfTheWorld "The "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS27E2TheEndOfTheWorld The End of the World"]], World]]", the one thing that stops everyone aboard from getting fried is heat shields.



** "''Burn with me . . .''" triggers this in everyone and it's dialled UpToEleven near the end with ''"Burn with me, Martha . . ."''

to:

** "''Burn with me . . .me...''" triggers this in everyone and it's dialled UpToEleven near the end with ''"Burn with me, Martha . . .Martha..."''
22nd May '17 7:36:36 PM AthenaBlue
Is there an issue? Send a Message


The one with the living sun.
19th May '17 12:38:36 AM TimeLordVictorious
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

The one with the living sun.
11th May '17 1:11:54 PM AthenaBlue
Is there an issue? Send a Message


The one that has nothing to do with Douglas Adams.
9th May '17 10:22:58 PM bowserbros
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

The one that has nothing to do with Douglas Adams.
7th May '17 2:54:57 PM AthenaBlue
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* OnePasswordAttemptEver: The ship's secure closure means that the people unlocking them only get one chance per door. Get one question wrong, and the entire system freezes.
28th Apr '17 4:34:43 PM AthenaBlue
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* RunningTimeInTheTitle: 42 minutes, not counting the title sequence and end credits.
22nd Apr '17 12:41:51 PM TheCoolKat1995
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* {{Leitmotif}}: The aforementioned "The Master Vainglorious", which foreshadows the oncoming Saxon revelation. Also "All the Strange, Strange Creatures", the main action theme of Series 3, culminates in this episode; seeing as how it's one of the most dangerous adventures of the season. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ejiGU_3rmc The synth beat and howling choir simply own the last third of the episode]].

to:

* {{Leitmotif}}: The aforementioned "The Master Vainglorious", which foreshadows the oncoming Saxon revelation. Also "All the Strange, Strange Creatures", the main action theme of Series 3, culminates in this episode; seeing as how it's one of the most dangerous adventures of the season. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ejiGU_3rmc com/watch?v=Vc6GH865Ndo The synth beat and howling choir simply own the last third of the episode]].
22nd Apr '17 10:18:28 AM TheCoolKat1995
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* {{Leitmotif}}: The aforementioned "The Master Vainglorious", which foreshadows the oncoming Saxon revelation. Also "All the Strange, Strange Creatures", the main action beat of Series 3, culminates in this episode; seeing as how it's one of the most dangerous adventures of the season. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ejiGU_3rmc It simply owns the last fifteen minutes (thanks in no small part to the badass choir)]].

to:

* {{Leitmotif}}: The aforementioned "The Master Vainglorious", which foreshadows the oncoming Saxon revelation. Also "All the Strange, Strange Creatures", the main action beat theme of Series 3, culminates in this episode; seeing as how it's one of the most dangerous adventures of the season. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ejiGU_3rmc It The synth beat and howling choir simply owns own the last fifteen minutes (thanks in no small part to third of the badass choir)]].episode]].
This list shows the last 10 events of 49. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Recap.DoctorWhoS29E742