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Title Doctor Who [videorecording] Beneath the surface / BBC Video ; written by Malcolm Hulke, Johnny Byrne ; directed by Timothy Combe, Michael Briant, Pennant Roberts ; produced by Berry Letts, John Nathan-Turner.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : BBC Video : 2 Entertain Video Limited : Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2008]


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Description 4 videodiscs (419 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD ; full screen.
Note "The Jon Pertwee years and the Peter Davison years"--Container.
"Story nos: 52, 62, 131"--Container.
Title from container.
Cast Jon Pertwee, Peter Dawson, Caroline John, Nicholas Courtney, Peter Miles, Geoffrey Palmer. Incidental music, Carey Blyton.
Credits Directors, Timothy Combe, Michael Briant, Pennant Roberts ; producer, Barry Letts, John Nathan-Turner ; incidental music, Carey Blyton.
Note Originally produced for television broadcast: Doctor Who and the Silurians from Jan. 31-March 14, 1970. The Sea Devils, Feb. 26-April 1, 1972. Warriors of the deep, Jan.5,6-Jan. 12,13, 1984.
Contains 17 episodes from the BBC television series.
Contents Doctor Who and the Silurians -- Sea devils -- Warriors of the deep.
Summary Doctor Who and the Silurians: While investigating a series of inexplicable power losses, the Doctor discovers a cave system concealing a colony of an ancient race called the Silurians, who are now planning to reclaim the Earth from humankind.
Doctor Who and the sea devils: With their curiosity piqued by a recent spate of disappearing ships, Jo Grant and the Doctor discover ancient reptiles from beneath the sea. Realising that the Master wants humanity subjugated by the sea devils, the Doctor attempts to broker peace.
Warriors of the deep: When the Tardis is forced to make an unplanned visit to Sea Base Four, the Doctor, Tegan and Turlough find themselves accused of being enemy agents.
Note Special features: Commentary by actors Caroline John (Liz), Nicholas Courtney (The Brigadier), Peter Miles (Lawrence), Geoffrey Palmer, Peter Davison and Janet Fielding. Director Timothy Combe, and Michael Briant. Producer Barry Letts, and script editor Terrance Dicks and Eric Saward and visual effects designer Matt Irvine. What lies beneath Silurians background featurette (35 mins.); Going underground: making of (19 min.); Now and then: location featurette (9 min.); Musical scales: (13 min.); Color Silurian overlay: featurette (4 min.); Hello Sailor! Sea devils making of (36 mins.); 8mm film Sea devils behind the scenes, (3 mins.); The depths (31 mins.); They came from beneath the sea featurette (13 mins.); Science in action ( 6 mins.); Trails and continuities, Isolated music; Radio Times listings (DVD-ROM PC/Mac); Photo gallery (6 min.); Production note subtitles.
Subject Doctor (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Time travel -- Drama.
Dinosaurs -- Drama.
Television programs -- Great Britain.
Foreign television programs -- Great Britain.
Genre/Form Science fiction television programs.
Action and adventure television programs.
Added Author Hulke, Malcolm.
Combe, Timothy, 1936-
Letts, Barry.
Pertwee, Jon.
John, Caroline, 1940-2012.
Courtney, Nicholas, 1929-2011.
Miles, Peter, 1938-2002.
Palmer, Geoffrey, 1927-
British Broadcasting Corporation.
BBC Video (Firm)
2 Entertain Video (Firm)
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Doctor Who beneath the surface
Doctor Who (Television program : 1963-1989)
ISBN 141986789X
Standard No. 883929016839

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