Last updated 09 January 2020


Series Episode Number: 731

World Premiere: Sat 19 May 2007 - 7:15pm BST [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Fri 17 Aug 2007 - 8:00pm EDT [SyFy: East Coast Feed]
Running Time: 45 minutes 25 seconds

7.41 Million (UK)

Appreciation Index: 84 (UK)

Audience Share: 37.1% (UK)
Chart Position: 16 () (UK)

Recorded on Thu 18 Jan 2007 in Upper Boat Studios at these locations
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As a spaceship hurtles towards the sun, the Doctor and Martha have only 42 minutes to save the day!

Production Team
WriterChris Chibnall
DirectorGraeme Harper
ProducerPhil Collinson
Executive ProducerRussell T Davies
Executive ProducerJulie Gardner
Production Unit ManagerPatrick Schweitzer
Director of PhotographyErnie Vincze BSC
Production DesignerEdward Thomas
EditorWill Oswald
Special Effects Any Effects
Visual Effects Designer The Mill
Visual Effects DesignerWill Cohen
Visual Effects DesignerMarie Jones
Visual Effects DesignerDave Houghton
Incidental MusicMurray Gold
Make-up DesignerBarbara Southcott
Costume DesignerLouise Page
Sound RecordistRon Bailey
Production AccountantEndaf Emyr Williams
Production ExecutiveJulie Scott
Casting DirectorAndy Pryor CDG
Title MusicRon Grainer
With thanks to BBC National Orchestra of Wales
First Assistant DirectorGareth Williams
Second Assistant DirectorSteffan Morris
Third Assistant DirectorSarah Davies
Location ManagerGareth Skelding
Unit ManagerRhys Griffiths
Production CoordinatorJess van Niekerk
Production SecretaryKevin Myers
Production AssistantDebi Griffiths
Floor RunnerLowri Denman
Floor RunnerHeddi-Joy Taylor
Contracts AssistantBethan Britton
ContinuityNon Eleri Hughes
Script EditorSimon Winstone
Camera OperatorRoger Pearce
Focus PullerSteve Rees
GripJohn Robinson
Boom OperatorJeff Welch
GafferMark Hutchings
Best BoyPeter Chester
Stunt coordinatorAbbi Collins
WiresKevin Welch
Chief Supervising Art DirectorStephen Nicholas
Art Dept Production ManagerJonathan Marquand Allison
Art Department CoordinatorMatthew North
Chief Props MasterAdrian Anscombe
Supervising Art DirectorArwel Wyn Jones
Associate DesignerJames North
Set DecoratorJulian Luxton
Standby Art DirectorLee Gammon
Design AssistantIan Bunting
Design AssistantAl Roberts
Design AssistantPeter McKinstry
Storyboard ArtistShaun Williams
Standby PropsPhil Shellard
Standby PropsNick Murray
Standby CarpenterPaul Jones
Standby PainterEllen Woods
Standby RiggerBryan Griffiths
Props MasterPhil Lyons
Props BuyerBen Morris
Props ChargehandGareth Jeanne
Practical ElectricianAlbert James
Construction ManagerMatthew Hywel-Davies
Graphics BBC Wales Graphics
Asst Costume DesignerMarnie Ormiston
Costume SupervisorLindsay Bonaccorsi
Costume AssistantSheelagh O'Marah
Costume AssistantKirsty Wilkinson
Make-Up ArtistPam Mullins
Make-Up ArtistSteve Smith
Make-Up ArtistJohn Munro
Casting AssociateAndy Brierley
Casting AssociateKirsty Robertson
Visual Effects EditorCeres Doyle
Assistant EditorTom Hodges
Post Production SupervisorSamantha Hall
Post Production SupervisorChris Blatchford
Post Production CoordinatorMarie Brown
Online EditorMatthew Clarke
ColouristMick Vincent
3D ArtistNicolas Hernandez
3D ArtistJean-Claude Deguara
3D ArtistNick Webber
3D ArtistAndy Guest
3D ArtistSerena Cacciato
3D ArtistWill Pryor
3D ArtistBruce Magroune
2D ArtistSara Bennett
2D ArtistRussell Horth
2D ArtistBryan Bartlett
2D ArtistJoseph Courtis
2D ArtistTim Barter
2D ArtistAdam Rowland
Visual Effects CoordinatorRebecca Johnson
Visual Effects CoordinatorJenna Powell
On Set Visual FX SupervisorBarney Curnow
Dubbing MixerTim Ricketts
Supervising Sound EditorPaul McFadden
Sound EditorDoug Sinclair
Sound FX EditorPaul Jefferies
Finance ManagerChris Rogers
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