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Doctor Who. The creature from the pit

Author: Tom BakerLalla WardChristopher BarryGraham WilliamsDavid FisherAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : BBC Worldwide Americas : 2 Entertain ; Burbank, CA : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, ©2010.
Series: Tom Baker years, 1974-1981, story no. 106.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On the planet Chloris, metal is scarce, and without metal for tools, it is impossible to keep the planet's fecund jungle under control. When the TARDIS is forced to make an emergency landing on Chloris, the Doctor is captured by the power-hungry Lady Adrasta, who controls the very last metal mine on the planet, holding onto power through her Huntsmen and Wolfweeds. Romana is taken prisoner by rebel bandits, looking  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Fiction television programs
Science fiction television programs
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Doctor, (Fictitious character); Doctor, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Baker; Lalla Ward; Christopher Barry; Graham Williams; David Fisher; British Broadcasting Corporation.; BBC Worldwide Ltd.; 2 Entertain Video (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419890336 9781419890338
OCLC Number: 649842940
Language Note: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally broadcast Oct. 27-Nov. 17, 1979 on the BBC.
DVD extras: audio commentary by actors Lalla Ward, Myra Francis, director Christopher Barry, and visual effects designer Mat Irvine; director interview; "Team Erato": visual effects crew discuss problems faced in building and operating Erato; "Animal magic": archive on-set interview with Tom Baker; extended scene; photo gallery; PDF materials.
Cast: Tom Baker, Lalla Ward.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; fullscreen (4:3); Dolby Digital mono; region 1, NTSC; DVD9.
Series Title: Tom Baker years, 1974-1981, story no. 106.
Other Titles: Creature from the pit
Doctor Who (Television program : 1963-1989)
Responsibility: written by David Fisher ; produced by Graham Williams ; directed by Christopher Barry.

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On the planet Chloris, metal is scarce, and without metal for tools, it is impossible to keep the planet's fecund jungle under control. When the TARDIS is forced to make an emergency landing on Chloris, the Doctor is captured by the power-hungry Lady Adrasta, who controls the very last metal mine on the planet, holding onto power through her Huntsmen and Wolfweeds. Romana is taken prisoner by rebel bandits, looking for some way of getting their hands on Adrasta's wealth.

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