The Angels Take Manhattan
Episode 5 of 13 within Season Seven. Item 102 of 147 overall.
Production number 229.
Steven Moffat - Writer
Nick Hurran - Director
76 votes

Amy and Rory’s last ever episode and will also feature the return of River Song. The story will take place in 30s New York where the gang will face the Weeping Angels for a “final encounter.”

original airdate--September 29,2012      rating--7.82 million

music--theme song "The Chase" by Murray Gold

  1. "Englishman In New York" by Sting
  2. "My Husband’s Home" by Murray Gold
  3. "Together or Not at All - The Song of Amy and Rory" by Murray Gold


Main enemy--The Weeping Angels, Grayle

Main setting--Manhattan, New York City, 1938 and 2012

Goofs:The hands on the angel in the graveyard change place depending on whether the shot is from the front or from the back.

  • When the Doctor tears the page from the book, he puts it in the basket twice.
  • The photo shoot PA from "Asylum of the Daleks" earlier in this season isn't in the credits for that episode, but is credited in this episode, despite not featuring in it.

Trivia:Final appearances of Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill.

  • In "God Complex" (S06E11), the Doctor leaves Amy and Rory behind in their new house to protect them, remarking, "What's the alternative? Standing over your grave?", which is unfortunately exactly what happens at the end of "The Angels take Manhattan".


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Previous episode :
101 The Power of Three
Next episode :
103 The Snowmen (Christmas 2012)

regional titles

The Angels Take Manhattan
The Angels Take Manhattan
Les Anges Take Manhattan
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An Angels Tóg Manhattan
Gli Angeli Take Manhattan
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