DOCTOR WHO (1979) SHADA

1992 · 109 mins · Sci-Fi & Fantasy
For the first time ever, BBC Worldwide will release a completed version of the previously un-broadcast 1970s Doctor Who story SHADA, written by Douglas Adams (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency) and featuring the return of Tom Baker as the Fourth Doctor!In 1979,SHADA was set to be the celebratory end to the seventeenth season of Doctor Who. Critically acclaimed writer Douglas Adams had completed the script, Tom Baker's Doctor was at the height of his popularity, and the series had bigger audiences than ever before. But a strike at the BBC in November 1979 interrupted production...

For the first time ever, BBC Worldwide will release a completed version of the previously un-broadcast 1970s Doctor Who story SHADA, written by Douglas Adams (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency) and featuring the return of Tom Baker as the Fourth Doctor!In 1979,SHADA was set to be the celebratory end to the seventeenth season of Doctor Who. Critically acclaimed writer Douglas Adams had completed the script, Tom Baker's Doctor was at the height of his popularity, and the series had bigger audiences than ever before. But a strike at the BBC in November 1979 interrupted production and the adventure was abandoned. The story became legendary among fans.Now, thirty-eight years later, SHADA will be seen at last in a new version combining remastered original footage with brand new, hand-drawn colour animation to complete the story. The animation will feature the newly-recorded voices of the original cast, including Tom Baker as the Doctor and Lalla Ward as Romana, performing the original script.

Regular price $14.00

Info

Format
DVD
Catalogue
DPA0448
Languages
English
Encoding
PAL
Aspect Ratio
1.33:1

Special Features

Bonus Footage, Commentary: Audio Commentary, Deleted Scenes, Documentaries: 'Taken Out of Time'; 'Now and Then', Image Gallery, 'Strike! Strike! Strike!'; 'Studio Sessions' (1979); 'Dialogue Sessions'; 'Studio Shoot' (2017); 'Model Effects Filming'; 'Title Sequence Film'; 'Live Action Reference Footage'; 'ROM Content'; 'Digitally remastered picture and sound quality'