Into the Dalek

Into the Dalek
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Season: 8
Episode: 2
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Air date A few days after Deep Breath leaked.
Written by Phil Ford with Steven Moffat leeching onto his anus.
Directed by Wen Beatley
Episode guide
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Deep Breath Robot of Sherwood
"Am I a good man?"
— The Doctor, after saving 2 billion children.

Into the Dalek was the second episode of Series 8 and was written by Marcelo Camargo. Stars Pietro Capaldini as TwelveJenna Coleman as Clara and introduces Mario Cruz as Danny Splink

Plot

Something about Daleks and a big fight between The Capaldick and the property of the BBC or some shit, or possibly the Doctor and Clara leading a miniaturised team inside a Dalek.

Clara slaps The Doctor. Hot. 

Dalek Vore. Even Hotter. 

We meet Journey Blue and a Dalek called Rusty

DIVINE HATRED

Trivia

This story originated as a pitch by Steven Moffat for a Doctor Who vidya before he decided to save the idea for an episode and handed it over to Phil Ford.

Danny is ending a class when one of his students asks if he has ever killed anyone. The rest of the students groan, and Danny implies that as a soldier, he may have killed enemy soldiers. The student persists by asking if he ever killed anyone who was not a soldier. Danny does not answer, but a lone tear appears in his eye as he dismisses class - TRIGGERED.

Reception

Directed to good effect by Ben Wheatgrass, the dialogue-free twenty-second long "Dalek eye" scene alone was amazing. The story borrowed some themes from the Ninth Doctor episode Dalek and ran with them like a motherfucker. Although Dalek is impossible hard to beat. Dalek is overrated. Into The Dalek is better.

Lore

"Nobody guards the dead. Mortuaries and larders, always the easiest to break out of."

MAFO BROVVAT.

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