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Title Doctor Who. The beginning [videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation ; produced by Verity Lambert.

Imprint [S.l.] : BBC Video ; [United States] : Warner Home Video, [2012]


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 Parsons DVD Television  DVD Doctor Who The Beginning  Disc 2 of 3    ---  Available
 Parsons DVD Television  DVD Doctor Who The Beginning  Disc 1 of 3    ---  Available
 Parsons DVD Television  DVD Doctor Who The Beginning  Disc 3 of 3    ---  Available
Description 3 videodiscs (ca. 311 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series William Hartnell years 1963-1966 ; story no. 1, 2, 3
William Hartnell years 1963-1966 ; story no. 1, 2, 3.
Note Originally broadcast on television, 1963-1964.
Title from container.
The first three stories from the longest running science fiction series.
Special features: Audio commentary by producer Verity Lambert, directors Waris Hussein, Christopher Barry and Richard Martin, actors Carole Ann Ford and William Russell, moderator Gary Russell; pilot episode--40-minute unedited studio recording (including outtakes); "Creation of the Daleks"; "Doctor Who, origins"; "Over the edge"; "Inside the spaceship"; "Marco Polo"--30 minute condensed version of lost 7-part story; "Edge of destruction" ep 2 Arabic soundtrack; production note option; photo galleries; digitally remastered picture and sound quality.
Cast William Hartnell, William Russell, Jacqueline Hill, Carole Ann Ford.
System Details DVD-Video, region 1, NTSC ; Dolby Digital.
Source AMA 05.2019 PARS
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.
Contents [Disc 1] Story 1. An unearthly child / writer, Anthony Coburn ; director, Waris Hussein (1963) (95 min.) -- [Disc 2] Story 2. The Daleks / writer, Terry Nation ; directors, Christopher Barry and Richard Martin (1964) (169 min.) -- [Disc 3] Story 3. The edge of destruction / writer, David Whitaker ; directors, Richard Martin and Frank Cox (1964) (47 min.)
Summary An unearthly child: Teachers Ian Chesterton and Barbara Wright are in for the adventure of a lifetime when they follow student Susan Foreman home to an odd police box in a junkyard and meet the Doctor, a strange old man who claims to be Susan's grandfather, who takes them on a short excursion back to 200,000 B.C. ; The Daleks: When the TARDIS lands on the seemingly dead planet Skaro, the Doctor and company have their first meeting with the Daleks. ; The edge of destruction: The time travelers have a mystery on board to unravel when the TARDIS console explodes in mid-flight, causing it to behave oddly, as well as causing odd headaches and memory loss in the quartet.
Subject Doctor (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Time travel -- Drama.
Interplanetary voyages -- Drama.
Television programs -- Great Britain.
Science fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Doctor (Fictitious character) (OCoLC)fst00896044
Interplanetary voyages. (OCoLC)fst00977455
Science fiction television programs. (OCoLC)fst01108632
Television programs. (OCoLC)fst01147026
Time travel. (OCoLC)fst01151176
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01166513
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Genre/Form Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Added Author Hussein, Waris, 1938-
Barry, Christopher, 1925-2014.
Martin, Richard.
Cox, Frank.
Hartnell, William, 1908-1975.
Russell, William, 1924-
Hill, Jacqueline, 1929-1993.
Ford, Carole Ann, 1940-
Coburn, Anthon.
Nation, Terry.
Whitaker, David, 1928-1980.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
BBC Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Beginning.
Doctor Who (Television program : 1963-1989)
Standard No. 883929310470
Music No. 1000375227 Warner Home Video
3000048213 Warner Home Video

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