WorldCat Identities

Courtney, Nicholas 1929-2011

Overview
Works: 37 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 780 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction television programs  Television programs  Fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nicholas Courtney
Doctor Who and the Silurians ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exiled to Earth and now working for UNIT as their scientific advisor, the Doctor is summoned to an underground research center at Wenley Moor to investigate a series of inexplicable power losses. Initially suspecting sabotage, he soon discovers that the nearby cave system conceals a colony of an ancient race called the Silurians. Awaking from a hibernation which has lasted millions of years, they are now planning to reclaim the Earth from humankind
Doctor Who ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Hartnell is the original Doctor in the most epic Doctor Who story ever made, in which his arch-enemies the Daleks threaten to destroy the fabric of Time itself! In their quest to gain control of the Solar System, the Daleks have taken posession of the Time Destructor, a weapon which threatens the safety of all who stand in their way. As they head up an alliance of alien races bent on destroying the human race, in their midst is none other than the treacherous Guardian of the Solar System, Mavic Chen. A dangerous chase ensues across volcanos, jungles, deserts and futuristic cities, as the Doctor and his companions struggle to prevent the Daleks' plans coming to fruition. The stakes are high, and for the first time in the programme's history the lives of two TARDIS travellers are lost
Doctor who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Returning from their adventure in medieval England, the Doctor and Sarah Jane are bewildered to find London deserted and under martial law. Even more startling is the sudden appearance of a Tyrannosaurus Rex in the street. When they reach UNIT headquarters, they learn from the Brigadier that the city had to be evacuated when dinosaurs began appearing all over London. This video features over two hours in color, but Episode 1 is in black-and-white
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A machine that drains evil from criminals minds is the secret weapon in a plan to destroy the Doctor and doom world peace. Includes a bonus clip of the only surviving color footage of this historic 6-part adventure
Doctor Who ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turlough arrives, Nyssa departs, and the Black Guardian returns to wreak his revenge. Turlough may look like a normal pupil at a boys' boarding school, but he's actually an alien in a deadly pact with the Black Guardian; Still acting for the Black Guardian, Turlough sabotages the TARDIS and triggers a chain of events that may mean the end of the universe; The Doctor and his companions find themselves on an Edwardian sailing yacht in a mysterious and deadly race
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Investigating the disappearance of an eminent scientist, the Doctor and his companions follow his trail to the London headquarters of International Electromatics, a global supplier of electronic equipment run by the formidable Tobias Vaughn. Teaming up with the newly formed United Nations Intelligence Taskforce (UNIT) under the command of Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart, the Doctor soon suspects that Vaughn is working to his own sinister agenda. As Cybermen invade in cities all over the world, can the Doctor convince Vaughn to help him defeat their plan for global domination?
Doctor Who ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inferno is a top-secret project that involves drilling down into the crust of the Earth to unleash a new energy source. However, the Doctor, along with his assistant Liz Shaw, is concerned that this drilling will have disastrous consequences for the whole world. His concerns are soon confirmed when the TARDIS throws him into a dangerous parallel universe, where Project Inferno is almost complete and the end of the world is near
The Chrysalids & Survival by John Wyndham ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These two classic science-fiction tales from John Wyndham explore the darker side of human nature. In The Chrysalids, ten-year-old David is having strange dreams about a mysterious city. But in his ultra-religious village of Waknut, all abnormality is abhorred, and he soon realizes that differences can be very dangerous indeed. Set in the future, Survival concerns an accident on the first auto-piloted space flight that leaves its passengers cast adrift in space. They have enough supplies to last for three months--but then food starts to go missing. What lengths will the passengers go to in order to survive?
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Doctor Who ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Turlough may look like a normal pupil at a boys' boarding school, but he's actually an alien from another planet. And when the menacing Black Guardian asks him to kill the Doctor in return for a trip home, the boy quickly agress. By coincidence, Turlough's maths teacher is an old friend of the Time Lord's. But why doesn't the Brigadier remember that? The Doctor, along with his friends Tegan and Nyssa, is about to find out"--Packaging
Doctor Who ( )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jon Pertwee, Elisabeth Sladen and Nicholas Courtney join forces once more for a specially written Doctor Who adventure.'When the barrier gives way, this planet will be flooded by all the evil in N-Space; and at the moment I have no idea how to stop it.' The Brigadier's ancient great-uncle Mario seems unsurprised by the spectres which haunt his even more ancient Sicilian castle. But when the Doctor comes to investigate he finds himself faced with a danger as great as any he has yet encountered. Is the answer to be found in the past, in the corrupt alchemy of the black-hearted sorceror said to have been walled up alive for his evil deeds? Or must the Doctor - and the faithful Sarah Jane Smith - brave the realm of ghosts and face the very fiends of hell? The classic team of Doctor, Sarah Jane and the Brigadier are on the case in this eerily thrilling adventure, written especially for radio by Barry Letts
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Doctor is called in by UNIT to investigate when a number of scientists go missing from a top security institute. Following the kidnappings back in time to the Middle Ages, he is unaware that investigative journalist Sarah Jane Smith has stowed aboard the TARDIS. As events unfold, the Doctor discovers a sinister alien, intent on altering the future of mankind
The daemons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doctor Who travels to Devil's End Village to explore the secret of a mysterious burial mound. Professor Horner plans to open the mound in spite of warnings from a local witch, and the Doctor wants to determine how the infamous Master is involved
Doctor Who ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this adventure, Doctor Who finds himself defending earth from invasion by shape-changing aliens. After three oil rigs are wrecked in Scotland, the doctor tracks the culprit to Loch Ness and learns that the creature is the murderous tool of the Zygons
Battlefield ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Doctor and Ace receive a mysterious distress signal and land on the Earth village of Carbury, where a nuclear convoy has halted. The Doctor's concern is heightened when knights from another dimension begin to land in the area. Nearby is Lake Voortigen, the mythical resting place of Excalibur, King Arthur's mystical sword. But the lake holds a more sinister secret, a spaceship from the same alien dimension apparently holding the body of KIng Arthur in suspended animation. The Doctor's old friend the Brigadier is sent in to investigate, but the doctor's happiness is short lived. It seems his friend must take on the might of the deadly Destroyer, a horned demon intent on bringing about the end of the world
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turlough may look like a normal pupil at a boys' boarding school, but he's actually an alien in a deadly pact with the Black Guardian. When the menacing Black Guardian asks him to kill the Doctor in return for a trip home, the boy quickly agrees. By coincidence, Turlough's math teacher is an old friend of the Time Lord's. Now, the Doctor, along with his friends Tegan and Nyssa are about to find out why the Brigadier doesn't remember the Time Lord
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Still under the malign influence of the Black Guardian, Turlough sabotages the TARDIS, placing the Doctor and his companions in grave danger. Nyssa disappears through an unstable interface with a nearby space liner, and the Doctor begins a desperate search for her aboard the ship. When the liner docks at Terminus, a space station at the exact center of the universe, the horrific truth starts to emerge
Doctor Who ( Visual )
in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Doctor is still trapped on Earth and unable to use the TARDIS, but the Time Lords are looking out for him. They send warning that the Master has arrived and the Doctor soon discovers that the evil Time Lord is working alongside the Nestene Consciousness, controller of the lethal Auton creatures. Once again, the planet is in terrible danger. Can the Doctor and his new assistant Jo Grant save it before it's too late and the true terror of the Autons is revealed?"--Container
Doctor Who ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Restored from original film elements, Doctor Who classic Spearhead from Space makes its debut in high definition on Blu-ray! Spearhead from Space achieved many firsts for Doctor Who. It is the first Doctor Who story to be presented in color. And due to a strike at the BBC, it is the first Doctor Who story to be shot entirely on film
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Materializing on an Edwardian sailing yacht, the Doctor and his companions firnd themselves caught up in a mysterious and deadly race. The prize is Enlightenment - the wisdom to find your heart's desire - and it quickly becomes clear that one of the crew will let nothing and no one stop them from claiming victory. As the Black Guardian pressures Turlough to complete his side of their murderous pact, it seems that the Doctor may not survive to cross the finish line
 
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Alternative Names
Courtney, William Nicholas Stone, 1929-2011
Languages
English (28)