The TARDIS materialize aboard a sandminer, a mining ship on a desert planet run by a robot labor force headed by a fairly small but sniping human crew. As one crewman is discovered strangled to death, the Doctor and Leela arrive just in time to become the prime suspects.
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This episode takes place on Storm Mine 4 in the 23rd Century. See more
At the time this episode was set, Louise Jameson wore brown contact lenses as Leela. During the scene in the lounge, the right lens slipped out of place, showing her real blue eye. See more
I never carry weapons. If people see you mean them no harm, they never hurt you - 9 times out of 10.
Referenced in The Sandmine Murders
Préludes, Book 1 no 8: La fille aux cheveux de lin (The Girl With the Flaxen Hair)
Composed by Claude Debussy
Arranged by Dudley Simpson See more