Doctor Who (2005– )
9.0/10
3,664
38 user 20 critic

The Doctor Falls 

The Doctor makes a final stand against an army of Cybermen to protect a tiny band of humans from destruction.

Director:

Rachel Talalay

Writers:

Steven Moffat, Kit Pedler (characters: "Cybermen") | 1 more credit »
Reviews

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Peter Capaldi ... The Doctor
Pearl Mackie ... Bill
Matt Lucas ... Nardole
Michelle Gomez ... Missy
John Simm ... The Master
Samantha Spiro ... Hazran
Briana Shann ... Alit
Rosie Boore ... Gazron
Simon Coombs Simon Coombs ... Rexhill
Stephanie Hyam ... Heather
Nicholas Briggs ... Cybermen (voice)
David Bradley ... The Doctor
Edit

Storyline

The Doctor must face Missy and the Master in an epic showdown between the three time lords and the cybermen. Meanwhile on a remote farm, the residents are preparing for war. As Operation Exodus begins, the Doctor must face his greatest challenge yet whilst fighting off his looming regeneration.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Release Date:

1 July 2017 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

BBC Studios Wales See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The First Doctor's clothing and the arctic setting are both consistent with "The Tenth Planet", the final serial to feature the First Doctor. William Hartnell was absent from the filming of that serial for several days due to his progressive illness, which required rewrites to cover the absence of the First Doctor from the story. This has led to speculation that the encounter between the First and Twelfth Doctors takes place during the events of "The Tenth Planet", during the time when the First Doctor was absent from the main adventure. See more »

Goofs

Some of the shots in the woods (around 38 minutes) show the Cybermen walking slowly but the accompanying sounds are for them marching at a much faster pace. See more »

Quotes

Bill: Where there's tears, there's hope.
See more »

Connections

Features Doctor Who: The Name of the Doctor (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Doctor Who Theme
Written by Ron Grainer
Performed by BBC National Orchestra of Wales
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
An awe-inspiring finale
7 September 2018 | by ytifyfvytSee all my reviews

Series 10 hasn't been amazing, but this episode is just wonderful in every way. Beautiful acting, writing, direction, and music. I'm not going to spoil anything, but the last few minutes were awe-inspiring. Simply wonderful.


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 38 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed