IMDb More. While the preceding episodes examined our fear of the dark, Midnight goes into our fear of the unknown. Doctor Who 2005—. Much of this was down to being very unimpressed by much of season four of Nu-Who.
The beginning of the episode is very calm and is simply friendly dialogue between the Doctor and passengers, which is in itself refreshing as this rarely happens in the Doctor's chaotic adventures. Two of the Tenth Doctor's common phrases are used to identify his voice: In Doctor Who: Alice Troughton excelled herself in this installment. Plot Summary.
With his companion busily sunbathing, the Time Lord boards a large vehicle which at first seems like a plane but is in fact more like a train or RV, and gets to know his fellow passengers. He hadn't been that scared since he was dying in 42 I think.
Favourite Doctor Who Episodes. Crazy Credits Each episode has a pre-credits sequence, and a trailer for the following episode at the end. This episode is more about what is not resolved rather than was is resolved. Photo Gallery. Jethro Tony Bluto... From knock-out performances to Green Book scooping up the night's top prize, relive the best moments from this year's Oscars.
It's very different to the rest of the episodes in the series but it doesn't make it any less amazing. A genuinely chilling tale from Russell T. Caroline Adam McCoy... Edit Did You Know?
Donna is hardly featured, but this works well as it gives a lot of screen-time to The Doctor and we see how he would act on his own. Was this review helpful to you? In terms of contrast and stories season two was an improvement but the mockney geezer false acting of Tennant let the brilliance down somewhat while with the exception of Paul Cornell's two parter season three was very disappointing.
The Direction: His frustration at the his favourite species in the Universe really hit it home to the Doctor that actually, these species are still in their infancy, prone to superior acts of violence and fear. This episode is all about fear, terror and tension. Davies wrote this episode in 3 days. A truly effective, mysterious episode that will remain in many viewers' minds for some time to come.