Would-be universe conqueror Skagra seeks out the location of the lost planet Shada, home to a Time Lord prison, from a Time Lord who's a professor at Cambridge and is old friends with the Doctor.
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Doctor Who: Shada (Video 1992)
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A compilation of footage from this then unfinished story (from the television series Doctor Who (1963)) was released on BBC Video, introduced by and with to camera linking material from Tom... See full summary »

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Doctor Who: Space and Time (TV Short 2011)
Short | Comedy | Sci-Fi
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The Doctor, Amy, and Rory get stuck in a time paradox within the T.A.R.D.I.S.

Director: Richard Senior
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Doctor Who (TV Movie 1996)
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The newly-regenerated Doctor takes on the Master on the turn of the millennium, 31 December 1999.

Director: Geoffrey Sax
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This series takes place in the TARDIS asks the question "what does the doctor do when his companions are asleep"?

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Before the Doctor can settle down to married life, he must face one last confrontation with his deadly enemy of certain death - the Master.

Director: John Henderson
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In this animated adventure The Doctor and Martha Jones trek through space and time in a race against the galaxy's greatest despot, Baltazar, to follow a complex trail of clues to discover ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Russell
Stars: David Tennant, Freema Agyeman, Anthony Head
Doctor Who: Dreamland (TV Mini-Series 2009)
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While visiting a local diner, The Doctor finds an alien artifact and ends up on a mission to save the Rivesh Mantilax from the danger of the Viperox and the U.S. Military.

Stars: David Tennant, Georgia Moffett, Tim Howar
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Director: Charles Norton
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With the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who (1963) approaching, former Doctors Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy try to sneak onto the set of the anniversary special.

Director: Peter Davison
Stars: Sean Pertwee, Olivia Colman, Peter Davison
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The Doctor, a time-traveling alien explorer, is sent by his people, the Time Lords, to liberate a small town in England from the tyrannical rule of a race of alien lava creatures called the... See full summary »

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Rose must learn to accept the Doctor in his new, regenerated form.

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Behind the scenes of the making of Doctor Who with the cast, crew and directors.

Stars: Russell T. Davies, David Tennant, Steven Moffat
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Would-be universe conqueror Skagra seeks out the location of the lost planet Shada, home to a Time Lord prison, from a Time Lord who's a professor at Cambridge and is old friends with the Doctor.

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A little Cambridge story with sci-fi
24 November 2013 | by See all my reviews

Once upon a time there was a Doctor Who story written by Douglas Adams and due to star Tom Baker. A whimsical, ambitious tale featuring a gondola ride in Cambridge, time scoops and would be deemed to be a classic but for a BBC strike which rendered the story incomplete.

In 2003, a time before Doctor Who was revived, rejuvenated to a new audience came this web-cast using timey-wimey to have Paul McGann's eight doctor re-visiting the events of Shada and hence allowing us, the audience finally have the tale completed.

The web-cast animation is crude but McGann really delivers and Douglas Adams story still has sparks of brilliance.


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