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Doctor Who. The visitation / BBC ; produced by John Nathan-Turner ; written by Eric Saward ; directed by Peter Moffatt.

Nathan-Turner, John, 1947-2002 (Added Author). Saward, Eric. (Added Author). Davison, Peter, 1951- (Added Author). Fielding, Janet, 1953- (Added Author). Sutton, Sarah, 1961- (Added Author). British Broadcasting Corporation. (Added Author). BBC Worldwide Ltd. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD SFFN DOC (Text) 33187003464720 Digital Video Disc Available -
 FCPL #25539 25540:
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon DVD DOC (Text) 36825000744753 DVD Collection Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City DVD SCIFI & HORROR (Text) 30403001976224 DVD - SciFi & Horror Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed.
  • Publisher: [United States] : BBC Worldwide ; 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
"Story no. 120"--Container.
Originally transmitted as single episodes of a television program February 15, 16, 22, 23, 1982.
Special features: Audio commentaries; the television centre of the Universe - part one; Doctor forever - the apocalypse element; directing Who; writing a final visitation; scoring the visitation; photo gallery; PDF materials; isolated music score.
Participant or Performer Note:
Peter Davison, Janet Fielding, Sarah Sutton, Matthew Waterhouse.
Summary, etc.:
It's 1666, and England is in the grip of the Great Plague. But when the Doctor and his companions arrive, they discover an even greater threat: the entire planet is in danger. As the Grim Reaper stalks the countryside, the Doctor uncovers an alien menace intent on wiping out humanity and claiming our planet for themselves. The Terileptils have arrived, and only the Doctor can stop them.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Doctor (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Plague > Drama.
Extraterrestrial beings > Drama.
Genre: Science fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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