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Doctor Who Season 26 Episodes

14 Episodes 1989 - 1989

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

Episode 1

Battlefield - Part 1

Wed, Sep 6, 1989 43 mins

"Battlefield." The Doctor arrives in Cornwall at the outset of a battle between warriors of another universe not unlike legendary Camelot, where knights and sorcery abound. Morgaine: Jean Marsh. Doris: Angela Douglas.

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Episode 2

Battlefield - Part 2

Wed, Sep 13, 1989 43 mins

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Episode 3

Battlefield - Part 3

Wed, Sep 20, 1989 43 mins

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Episode 4

Battlefield - Part 4

Wed, Sep 27, 1989 43 mins

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Episode 5

Ghost Light - Part 1

Wed, Oct 4, 1989 43 mins

"Ghost Light." In a house in Victorian England, aliens plot to overthrow the government, forcing the Doctor (Sylvester McCoy) to release an ancient creature from the cellar to stop them. Josiah: Ian Hogg. Mrs. Pritchard: Sylvia Syms. Gwendoline: Katharine Schlesinger.

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Episode 6

Ghost Light - Part 2

Wed, Oct 11, 1989 43 mins

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Episode 7

Ghost Light - Part 3

Wed, Oct 18, 1989 43 mins

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Episode 8

The Curse of Fenric - Part 1

43 mins

Part 1 of 4. The Doctor lands in a WWII naval base, where a plot to steal a computer is thwarted by a Viking curse.

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Episode 9

The Curse of Fenric - Part 2

43 mins

Part 2 of 4. Doctor and Ace convince Sorin to let them go; and Millington and Judson try to translate the Viking runes.

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Episode 10

The Curse of Fenric - Part 3

Wed, Nov 8, 1989 43 mins

"The Curse of Fenric." Part 3. The church is attacked by a vampiric horde; Ace costs the Doctor a chess match with Dr. Judson (Alfred Lynch) that puts Earth's future in jeopardy. Capt. Sorin: Tomek Bork. Cmdr. Millington: Dinsdale Landen. Rev. Wainwright: Nicholas Parsons.

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Episode 11

The Curse of Fenric - Part 4

Wed, Nov 15, 1989 43 mins

Conclusion of "The Curse of Fenric." The Fenric attempts to manipulate Ace, Millington, Judson and Wainwright into killing the Doctor. Capt. Sorin: Tomek Bork. Rev. Wainwright: Nicholas Parsons. Dr. Judson: Dinsdale Landon. Cdr. Millington: Alfred Lynch.

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Episode 12

Survival - Part 1

Wed, Nov 22, 1989 43 mins

Part 1 of three. The swan song for the original series begins with the Doctor taking Ace to her hometown where the residents are vanishing. Patterson: Julian Holloway. Midge: Will Barton.

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Episode 13

Survival - Part 2

Wed, Nov 29, 1989 43 mins

Part 2 of three. Ace and the Doctor are transported to an alien planet overrun by humanoid cheetahs and the Master (Anthony Ainley) is with them. Shreela: Sakuntala Ramanee. Midge: Will Barton. Patterson: Julian Holloway.

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Episode 14

Survival - Part 3

Wed, Dec 6, 1989 43 mins

Conclusion. As the planet begins to self-destruct, the Master gains control of its inhabitants, leading to a showdown with the Doctor. This was the final installment of the series, which ran from 1963-89. Karra: Lisa Bowerman. The Master: Anthony Ainley.

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