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Doctor Who. The underwater menace / BBC TV ; written by Geoffrey Orme ; directed by Julia Smith ; produced by Innes Lloyd.

Smith, Julia, 1927-1997 television director. (Added Author). Orme, Geoffrey, screenwriter. (Added Author). Lloyd, Innes, television producer. (Added Author). Troughton, Patrick, actor. (Added Author). Hines, Frazer, 1944- actor. (Added Author). Craze, Michael, 1942-1998 actor. (Added Author). Wills, Anneke, 1941- actor. (Added Author). F├╝rst, Joseph, 1916-2005 actor. (Added Author). Simpson, Dudley, composer. (Added Author). British Broadcasting Corporation, publisher, production company. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver DVD TV DOC (Text) 34304000825876 Adult - DVD On holds shelf -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch DVD FIC DOCTOR (Text) 33946003107906 Movies . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : BBC US / Canada, [2015]
  • Distributor: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from web page and container.
Episodes 2 and 3 of this adventure feature fully restored picture and audio. The missing episodes, 1 and 4, are presented using photographic stills and a restored soundtrack.
Full screen.
Special features: Commentary with Patrick Troughton's son Michael (Episode 1), actors Aneke Wills (Polly), Frazer Hines (Jamie), Catherine Howe (Ara), special sounds supervisor Brian Hodgson and floor assistant Quentin Mann (Episodes 2 & 3), and archival materials from Patrick Troughton, directors Julia Smith and Hugh David, and producer Innes Lloyd, (Episode 4) moderated by Toby Hadoke; A fishy tale; The Television Centre of the universe - part two; photo gallery; digitally remastered picture & sound quality.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Dudley Simpson.
Participant or Performer Note: Patrick Troughton, Frazer Hines, Michael Craze, Anneke Wills, Joseph Furst.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Originally transmitted January 14-February 4, 1967.
Summary, etc.: The Tardis arrives on a extinct volcanic island. Before long, the travelers are captured and taken into the depths of the Earth, where they find a hidden civilization, the lost city of Atlantis. The Atlanteans worship a goddess named Amdo and use Fish People, men and women operated upon so that they can breathe under the sea, to farm the plankton-based food on which they survive.
System Details Note: DVD; NTSC, region 1; 4:3 aspect ratio; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note: English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Doctor (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Time travel > Drama.
Extraterrestrial beings > Drama.
Atlantis (Legendary place) > Drama.
Genre: Science fiction television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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