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Doctor Who

Episodes

20 Episodes 1979 - 1980

A cult favourite about the journeys through the universe of a time-travelling eccentric called the Doctor.

Episode 1

Destiny of the Daleks - Part 1

Sat, Sep 1, 1979 43 mins

"Destiny of the Daleks", Part 1 of four. The Doctor and Romana travel to Skaro, where they encounter the Doctor's archenemies---the Daleks.

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Episode 2

Destiny of the Daleks - Part 2

Sat, Sep 8, 1979 43 mins

"Destiny of the Daleks", Part 2. The Movellans use the Doctor to discover the purpose of the Daleks.

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Episode 3

Destiny of the Daleks - Part 3

Sat, Sep 15, 1979 43 mins

"Destiny of the Daleks", Part 3. The Doctor and Romana are trapped underground as the Daleks advance.

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Episode 4

Destiny of the Daleks - Part 4

Sat, Sep 22, 1979 43 mins

"Destiny of the Daleks", conclusion. The Doctor must defeat the Daleks without unleashing a greater terror.

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Episode 5

City of Death - Part 1

Sat, Sep 29, 1979 43 mins

"City of Death," Part 1 of four. On a holiday in Paris, the Doctor and Romana (Lalla Ward) become involved with a plot to steal the Mona Lisa. Count: Julian Glover. Duggan: Tom Chadbon. Kerensky: David Graham. Countess: Catherine Schell.

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Episode 6

City of Death - Part 2

Sat, Oct 6, 1979 43 mins

"City of Death," Part 2. Tracking the Mona Lisa mystery, the Doctor travels back in time. Duggan: Tom Chadbon. Romana: Lalla Ward. Countess: Catherine Schell. Hermann: Kevin Flood. Kerensky: David Graham. Soldier: Peter Halliday.

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Episode 7

City of Death - Part 3

Sat, Oct 13, 1979 43 mins

"City of Death," Part 3. Having discovered the Count's past, the Doctor realizes that Romana is in danger. Count: Julian Glover. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Romana: Lalla Ward. Soldier: Peter Halliday.

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Episode 8

City of Death - Part 4

Sat, Oct 20, 1979 43 mins

"City of Death," conclusion. The Doctor pursues the Count back into time. Romana: Lalla Ward. Kerensky: David Graham. Hermann: Kevin Flood. Duggan: Tom Chadbon. Countess: Catherine Schell. Gallery Visitors: Eleanor Bron, John Cleese.

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Episode 9

The Creature from the Pit - Part 1

Sat, Oct 27, 1979 43 mins

"The Creature from the Pit," Part 1 of four. The Doctor and Romana respond to a distress signal from Chloris, an abundantly fertile planet. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Adrasta: Myra Frances. Romana: Lalla Ward. Karela: Eileen Way. Huntsman: David Telfer.

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Episode 10

The Creature from the Pit - Part 2

Sat, Nov 3, 1979 43 mins

"The Creature from the Pit," Part 2. The Doctor is trapped in the pit; meanwhile, K9 is incapacitated. Voice of K9: David Brierley. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Organon: Geoffrey Bayldon. Adrasta: Myra Frances. Romana: Lalla Ward. Torvin: John Bryans.

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Episode 11

The Creature from the Pit - Part 3

Sat, Nov 10, 1979 43 mins

"The Creature from the Pit," Part 3. Romana and Adrasta both search for the Doctor. Romana: Lalla Ward. Adrasta: Myra Frances. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Organon: Geoffrey Bayldon. Ainu: Tim Munro. Guardmaster: Tommy Wright.

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Episode 12

The Creature from the Pit - Part 4

Sat, Nov 17, 1979 43 mins

The Doctor must bring the Creature's dark secret to light in the conclusion of "The Creature from the Pit." Adrasta: Myra Frances. Torvin: John Bryans. Romana: Lalla Ward. Edu: Edward Kelsey. Voice of K9: David Brierley. Ainu: Tim Munro.

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Episode 13

Nightmare of Eden - Part 1

Sat, Nov 24, 1979 43 mins

"Nightmare of Eden," Part 1 of four. When two spaceships collide, the Doctor and Romana discover a drug-smuggling operation. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Rigg: David Daker. Romana: Lalla Ward. Secker: Stephen Jenn. Tryst: Lewis Fiander. Della: Jennifer Lonsdale.

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Episode 14

Nightmare of Eden - Part 2

Sat, Dec 1, 1979 43 mins

"Nightmare of Eden," Part 2. The Doctor suspects that the Mandrels are the source of Zip, the most dangerous drug in the Universe. Rigg: David Daker. Romana: Lalla Ward. Della: Jennifer Lonsdale. Dymond: Geoffrey Bateman.

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Episode 15

Nightmare of Eden - Part 3

Sat, Dec 8, 1979 43 mins

"Nightmare of Eden," Part 3. The Doctor and Romana (Lalla Ward) are threatened by the Mandrels. Dymond: Geoffrey Bateman. Costa: Peter Craze. Fisk: Geoffrey Hinsliff. Tryst: Lewis Fiander. Stott: Barry Andrews. Rigg: David Daker.

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Episode 16

Nightmare of Eden - Part 4

Sat, Dec 15, 1979 43 mins

In the conclusion of "Nightmare of Eden," the Doctor battles the Mandrels and unmasks the smugglers. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Fisk: Geoffrey Hinsliff. Voice of K9: David Brierley. Dymond: Geoffrey Bateman. Romana: Lalla Ward. Della: Jennifer Lonsdale.

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Episode 17

The Horns of Nimon - Part 1

Sat, Dec 22, 1979 43 mins

"The Horns of Nimon," Part 1. With the TARDIS in for repairs, the Doctor and Romana get pulled into a gravity whirlpool. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Pilot: Bob Hornery. Romana: Lalla Ward. Copilot: Malcolm Terris. Teka: Janet Ellis. Seth: Simon Gipps-Kent.

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Episode 18

The Horns of Nimon - Part 2

Sat, Dec 29, 1979 43 mins

"The Horns of Nimon," Part 2. Romana is trapped aboard a ship full of human sacrifices. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Voice of K9: David Brierley. Voice of the Nimon: Clifford Norgate. Nimon: Robin Sherringham. Copilot: Malcolm Terris.

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Episode 19

The Horns of Nimon - Part 3

Sat, Jan 5, 1980 43 mins

"The Horns of Nimon," Part 3. The Nimon is bull-headed in his resolve to hold onto Romana (Lalla Ward). Voice of the Nimons: Clifford Norgate. Dr. Who: Tom Baker. Soldeed: Graham Crowden. Seth: Simon Gipps-Kent. Sorak: Michael Osborne.

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Episode 20

The Horns of Nimon - Part 4

Sat, Jan 12, 1980 43 mins

"The Horns of Nimon," conclusion. Armed with the truth about the Nimons, Romana and the Doctor (Tom Baker) attempt to thwart the master plan. Seth: Simon Gipps-Kent. Teka: Janet Ellis. Soldeed: Graham Crowden. Voice of the Nimons: Clifford Norgate. Sezom: John Bailey.

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