The Doc takes Rose to the End of the World, but there’s no restaurant there.
Ok, so The Doctor takes Rose to the year 5,000,000,000, largely because allegedly nothing of interest happens between now and then. It’s the End of the World, which is a slightly hyperbolic way of saying the Earth is about to be kablammo’d. And Doc and Rose have a spiffing view of the proceedings, as they’ve materialised aboard a space station that not only orbits the planet, but that also plays host to a gathering of galactic VIPs who are there to enjoy the show.
They meet a range of aliens et al, including ‘The Face of Boe’ (!), the last surviving “human”, Lady Cassandra O’Obrien.Δ17, and a pretty dang foxy tree named Jabe. But then, wouldn’t you know it, something bad happens. Weird metallic spiders from the set of Minority Report have infiltrated the space station and are alternating between sabotaging its defence mechanisms and slicing its guests to bits.
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