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The Resource Doctor Who and the Silurians, British Broadcasting Corporation ; written by Malcolm Hulke ; directed by Timothy Combe ; produced by Berry Letts, (videorecording)

Doctor Who and the Silurians, British Broadcasting Corporation ; written by Malcolm Hulke ; directed by Timothy Combe ; produced by Berry Letts, (videorecording)

Label
Doctor Who and the Silurians
Title
Doctor Who and the Silurians
Statement of responsibility
British Broadcasting Corporation ; written by Malcolm Hulke ; directed by Timothy Combe ; produced by Berry Letts
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Incidental music, Carey Blyton
Dewey number
  • 791.45/75
  • 791.4572
Language note
English subtitles for the hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1992.8.S35
LC item number
D63867 2008
PerformerNote
Jon Pertwee, Caroline John, Nicholas Courtney, Peter Miles, Geoffrey Palmer
Runtime
175
Series statement
The Jon Pertwee years, 1970-1974
Series volume
story no. 52
Technique
live action
Label
Doctor Who and the Silurians, British Broadcasting Corporation ; written by Malcolm Hulke ; directed by Timothy Combe ; produced by Berry Letts, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television from Jan. 31-March 14, 1970
  • Contains 7 episodes from the BBC television series
  • Special features: Commentary by actors Caroline John (Liz), Nicholas Courtney (The Brigadier), Peter Miles (Lawrence), Geoffrey Palmer (Masters), director Timothy Combe, producer Barry Letts, and script editor Terrance Dicks; What lies beneath: cast and crew explore how the socio-political climate of the late sixties shaped this story (35 min.); Going underground: making of (19 min.); Now and then: location featurette (9 min.); Musical scales: retrospective on an era of musical experimentation in Doctor Who (13 min.); Color Silurian overlay: featurette showing how the story was restored to full color for DVD release (4 min.); Isolated music; Radio Times listings (DVD-ROM PC/Mac); Photo gallery (6 min.); Production note subtitles
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 175 min.)
Isbn
9781419866838
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929014484
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000037805
  • 3000015769
  • 2000002418--2000002419
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)230825935
  • ocn230825935
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., DVD9, NTSC, digitally remastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Doctor Who and the Silurians, British Broadcasting Corporation ; written by Malcolm Hulke ; directed by Timothy Combe ; produced by Berry Letts, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on television from Jan. 31-March 14, 1970
  • Contains 7 episodes from the BBC television series
  • Special features: Commentary by actors Caroline John (Liz), Nicholas Courtney (The Brigadier), Peter Miles (Lawrence), Geoffrey Palmer (Masters), director Timothy Combe, producer Barry Letts, and script editor Terrance Dicks; What lies beneath: cast and crew explore how the socio-political climate of the late sixties shaped this story (35 min.); Going underground: making of (19 min.); Now and then: location featurette (9 min.); Musical scales: retrospective on an era of musical experimentation in Doctor Who (13 min.); Color Silurian overlay: featurette showing how the story was restored to full color for DVD release (4 min.); Isolated music; Radio Times listings (DVD-ROM PC/Mac); Photo gallery (6 min.); Production note subtitles
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 175 min.)
Isbn
9781419866838
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929014484
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000037805
  • 3000015769
  • 2000002418--2000002419
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)230825935
  • ocn230825935
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., DVD9, NTSC, digitally remastered
Video recording format
DVD

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