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Title Doctor Who. The five doctors [videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation ; written by Terrance Dicks ; directed by Peter Moffatt ; produced by 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]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-2 4 Request this Volume
Edition Twenty-fifth anniversary edition.
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 191 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Series The Peter Davison years, 1982-1984 ; story no. 130
Peter Davison years, 1982-1984 ; story no. 130.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DVD9, NTSC, digitally remastered.
Note Title from container.
Cast Peter Davison, Jon Pertwee, Patrick Troughton, Richard Hurndall, Tom Baker, William Hartnell.
Credits Incidental music, Peter Howell.
Note Originally broadcast on television Nov. 25, 1983.
"1983 and 1995 versions."
Summary The Doctor's past incarnations are being snatched out of time and space and transported to the Death Zone on Gallifrey, where they are reunited with some old friends and pitted against their deadliest enemies in the Game of Rassilon. Someone is manipulating the Doctor and his companions in order to claim the most ancient and powerful secret of the Time Lords, but can they survive the challenges and uncover the traitor before it is too late?
Note Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentary by Carole Ann Ford (Susan), Nicholas Courtney (the Brigadier), Elisabeth Sladen (Sarah Jane) and Mark Strickson (Turlough); Celebration : a look back at Doctor Who's 20th anniversary celebration in 1983 (52 min.); Trails and continuities (19 min.); Photo gallery (8 min.); Special hidden feature ; Disc 2: Audio commentary by Peter Davison (the Doctor) and writer Terrance Hicks; The ties that bind us : documentary examining the links to the show's past and future in "The five doctors" (26 min.); Five doctors, one studio : a studio recording of the only occasion when all of the doctors were together on set (18 min.); Outtakes (6 min.); (Not so) Special effects : a look at a typical day's work for the visual FX crew on Doctor Who (9 min.); Publicity clips from Saturday Superstore, Blue Peter, Nationwide and Breakfast Time (29 min.); Easter egg; Isolated music track on both versions; DVD-ROM feature: Radio Times listings; Production notes subtitle option.
Language English subtitles for the hard-of-hearing.
Subject Doctor (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Time travel -- Drama.
Genre/Form Science fiction television programs.
Action and adventure television programs.
Foreign television programs.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Fiction television programs.
Television series.
Science fiction -- Television series.
Adventure -- Television series.
Added Author Dicks, Terrance.
Davison, Peter, 1951-
Nathan-Turner, John, 1947-2002.
Pertwee, Jon.
Troughton, Patrick.
Hurndall, Richard.
Baker, Tom, 1934-
Hartnell, William, 1908-1975.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
BBC Video (Firm)
2 Entertain Video (Firm)
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Five doctors
Doctor Who (Television program : 1963-1989)
ISBN 1419869035
Standard No. 883929018970
Music No. 1000038866 BBC Video (set)
3000016669 BBC Video (set)
2000003265 BBC Video (disc one)
2000003263 BBC Video (disc two)

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