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Doctor Who. Story no. 159, Survival

Author: Rona MunroAlan WareingJohn Nathan-TurnerAndrew CartmelDominic GlynnAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : BBC Video : 2 entertain : Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas ; Burbank, CA : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, [2007]
Series: Sylvester McCoy years, 1987-1989, story no. 159.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Doctor takes Ace back to her hometown of Perivale, only to find that something is very, very wrong. Many of Ace's old friends and neighbors have disappeared while domestic pets become victims of unseen kiillers. Will the hunter become the hunted when only the fittest survive? A race of galactic hunters called the Cheetah People have found a way to transport themselves to Earth-- and the entire human race is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Foreign television programs
Action and adventure television programs
Drama
Science fiction television programs
Television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Television serials
Adventure television programs
Science fiction
Adventure
Named Person: Doctor, (Fictitious character); Doctor, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rona Munro; Alan Wareing; John Nathan-Turner; Andrew Cartmel; Dominic Glynn; Sylvester McCoy; Sophie Aldred; Anthony Ainley; British Broadcasting Corporation.; 2 Entertain (Firm); BBC Video (Firm); BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419848909 9781419848902
OCLC Number: 166436623
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles for the hard-of-hearing.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally broadcast by the BBC from Nov. 22-Dec. 6, 1989.
Special features: Commentary by Sylvester McCoy (The Doctor), Sophie Aldred (Ace) and Andrew Cartmel (script editor); fan commentary by the winners of a recent Doctor Who magazine competition (Ep 3 only); "Cat flap": two-part documentary covering the making of "Survival"; deleted and extended scenes; outtakes; continuities; photo gallery; isolated score; Radio Times listings; subtitle production notes; "Endgame": documentary delving into why Doctor Who was cancelled at the end of season 26 and what might have been in store for the Doctor and Ace if the series had continued into season 27; "Search out science" schools program featuring the Doctor and Ace, with Stephen Johnson and K9; "Little girl lost": retrospective look at the development of Sophie Aldred's character, Ace; "Destiny of the Daleks": Anthony Ainley's last appearance as the Master, in these links from the 1997 computer game.
Credits: Incidental music, Dominic Glynn ; script editor, Andrew Cartmel.
Cast: Sylvester McCoy, Sophie Aldred, Anthony Ainley.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 72 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., DVD9, NTSC.
Contents: Disc 1: Episodes 1-3 (ca. 72 min.) --
Disc 2: Special features (ca. 92 min.).
Series Title: Sylvester McCoy years, 1987-1989, story no. 159.
Other Titles: Doctor Who :
Survival
Doctor Who (Television program : 1963-1989)
Responsibility: British Broadcasting Corporation ; written by Rona Munro ; directed by Alan Wareing ; produced by John Nathan-Turner.

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The Doctor takes Ace back to her hometown of Perivale, only to find that something is very, very wrong. Many of Ace's old friends and neighbors have disappeared while domestic pets become victims of unseen kiillers. Will the hunter become the hunted when only the fittest survive? A race of galactic hunters called the Cheetah People have found a way to transport themselves to Earth-- and the entire human race is their prey.

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