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Doctor Who: Thirty Years in the TARDIS (1993)

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A specially extended video edition of the documentary filmed to mark the 30th anniversary of the long-running BBC Science Fiction serial, "Doctor Who". Linked by specially filmed footage ... See full summary »

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A specially extended video edition of the documentary filmed to mark the 30th anniversary of the long-running BBC Science Fiction serial, "Doctor Who". Linked by specially filmed footage featuring members of the cast from the series and various old foes & monsters, the show is explored in depth and there are interviews with members of the cast & production team plus input from experts, critics and fans, as well as plenty of (often rarely seen) archive footage and clips from the series. Written by Anonymous

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Lowri Turner's name is misspelled "Lowrie Turner" in the caption. See more »

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Emperor Dalek: All allies of the Doctor beware. The daleks have not been defeated, we shall return!
Daleks: We shall return, we shall return.
[the camera pulls back to reveal hundreds of daleks and dalek hovercrafts]
Emperor DalekDaleks: WE SHALL RETURN! WE SHALL RETURN! WE SHALL RETURN!
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Fifty Years Now!
17 August 2013 | by (North America) – See all my reviews

Enjoyable documentary(20 years ago!) about my favorite TV series covers the important aspects of the show, including interviews with surviving cast & crew, behind the scenes footage, outtakes, and commentary on why the show remained so popular years after its cancellation.

Some lighthearted comedy bits aren't so funny really, but it is an affectionate tribute to a celebrated British institution that is still popular around the world.

Recently put on DVD with 'Shada', the unfinished Tom Baker story from Season 17. Well worth watching again for nostalgia purposes, this documentary may be a model for other such specials, now that the series is having its 50th birthday this year, having premiered on 23 November 1963, on a late Saturday afternoon...


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