In this feature-length twentieth anniversary special in the classic science fiction-fantasy series, someone uses a time scoop to lift all five incarnations of the heroic Time Lord known as the Doctor out of their respective time streams. The elderly, first Doctor is taken out of Wimbledon Garden. The Beatle-haired, Chaplainesque, second Doctor is removed from the grounds of UNIT H.Q.. The dashing, dandy, white-haired, James Bond-like third Doctor is scooped off of Earth in his Edwardian speedster car, Bessie. The curly-haired, tall, long-scarfed fourth Doctor is lifted out of a punt on the river Cambridge and trapped in a time vortex. And the youthful, striped-panted fifth Doctor must find all of his former selves and return them to their proper time streams, or face disintegration into the time vortex in which his fourth incarnation is trapped. Having abducted each of the Doctors, the mysterious agent responsible for this transgression of the First Law of Time, positions four of the ... Written by
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John Nathan-Turner hoped to have the show premiere on the actual 20th anniversary date of November 23 but due to scheduling problems it was pushed back to November 25. The show premiered in the USA on November 23, this is the first Doctor Who story ever to receive its premiere screening outside the UK. See more »
When Sarah Jane is grabbed by the time scoop she drops her bag but her "figure" has a handbag over its shoulder. See more »
I know this is going to be hard to believe, Doctor, but for once I mean you no harm.
Like Alice, I try to believe three impossible things before breakfast.
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