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Doctor Who. / Paradise towers

Author: Stephen WyattNick MallettJohn Nathan-TurnerSylvester McCoyBonnie LangfordAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc. : 2 entertain Video Ltd. ; Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, ©2011.
Series: Sylvester McCoy years, 1987-1989, story no. 149.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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According to the sales brochure, Paradise Towers is a utopian blueprint for community living, with its fabulous architecture and state-of-the-art facilities. The perfect place for Mel to take a leisurely swim, in fact. But when the TARDIS arrives, the Doctor and his companion discover that the futuristic tower block has fallen into ruin, and a series of unexplained disappearances has the tenants living in fear.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction television programs
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Doctor, (Fictitious character); Doctor, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Wyatt; Nick Mallett; John Nathan-Turner; Sylvester McCoy; Bonnie Langford; British Broadcasting Corporation.; BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.; 2 Entertain Video (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0780671287 9780780671287
OCLC Number: 743311718
Language Note: English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Title from container.
Release date: Aug. 9, 2011.
Originally broadcast on BBC, October 5-26, 1987.
"Story no. 149."
"The Sylvester McCoy years 1987-1989."
Special features: audio commentary by actor Judy Cornwell, writer Stephen Wyatt, and special sound designer Dick Mills; "Horror on the high rise": cast and crew look back on the making of the story (34 min.); "Casting Sylvester" (3 min.); deleted and extended scenes (8 min.); continuity (4 min.); "Girls! Girls! Girls! : the eighties" with Sophie Aldred, Janet Fielding and Sarah Sutton (21 min.); alternative soundtrack; photo gallery; PDF materials.
Credits: Music, Keff McCulloch.
Cast: Sylvester McCoy, Bonnie Langford.
Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital; aspect ratio, 4:3.
Series Title: Sylvester McCoy years, 1987-1989, story no. 149.
Other Titles: Paradise towers
Doctor Who (Television program : 1963-1989)
Responsibility: BBC ; written by Stephen Wyatt ; directed by Nick Mallett ; produced by John Nathan-Turner.

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According to the sales brochure, Paradise Towers is a utopian blueprint for community living, with its fabulous architecture and state-of-the-art facilities. The perfect place for Mel to take a leisurely swim, in fact. But when the TARDIS arrives, the Doctor and his companion discover that the futuristic tower block has fallen into ruin, and a series of unexplained disappearances has the tenants living in fear.

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