The Space Museum / The Chase

No. 93 of 159 in the BBC classic series DVDs series
<< Previous     Next >>

Starring: William Hartnell, William Russell & Jacqueline Hill
By:Glyn Jones & Terry Nation
Rating:   7.8  (17 votes)  Vote here
Review:  The Great Space Chase!  Read more (4 in total)
Editions:  UK UK | Australia Australia | US US
Note:Visit the Restoration Team website for more details on the restoration process and DVD extras.

Cover image for The Space Museum / The Chase
Edition: UK UK
When:  March 2010
Format: 3 x DVD
Order from
New:  £9.98
Used:  £13.26

Cover blurb:
The First Doctor sees a terrifying glimpse of his own future and is pursued through all eternity by the deadly Daleks in these two classic adventures from 1965!

Cover image for The Space Museum / The Chase
Edition: Australia Australia
When:  May 2010
Format: 3 x DVD

Cover blurb:
No cover information available yet.

Help wanted! Do you own this item? Please help make this site more complete by emailing me details of the back cover blurb. Thanks!

Cover image for The Space Museum / The Chase
Edition: US US
When:  July 2010
Format: 3 x DVD
Order from
New: $49.98 $30.43 Save 39%
Used:  $30.00
Order from
New: CDN$ 62.48 CDN$ 29.99 Save 52%
Used:  CDN$ 74.35

Note:  Compared to the UK & Australian releases (and even the previous US VHS release), approx 2 minutes of material has been cut from Episode 1 of The Chase since copyright clearance could not be obtained for the clip of The Beatles which appears on the Time-Space Visualiser.

Cover blurb:
The Space Museum The TARDIS lands on the planet Xeros, where a vast museum houses a collection of relics from the galactic conquests of the mighty Morok Empire. While they are exploring, the Doctor and his companions make a disturbing discovery: their future selves are preserved as exhibits! (Episodes 1-4, 100 mins)

The Chase When the Doctor and his companions discover that a group of time-traveling Daleks have orders to exterminate them, a dangerous chase across time and space follows. (Episodes 1-6, 148 mins)



  • Audio Commentary by actors William Russell (Ian), Maureen O'Brien (Vicki), and writer Glyn Jones, moderated by Peter Purves
  • Defending the Museum Re-evaluation by Robert Shearman (9 mins)
  • My Grandfather, the Doctor Jessica Carney on William Hartnell (10 mins)
  • A Holiday for the Doctor Spoof with Christopher Green as Ida Barr (14 mins)
  • Photo gallery (4 mins)


  • Audio Commentary by actors Maureen O'Brien (Vicki), William Russell (Ian), Peter Purves (Steven), and director Richard Martin
  • Cusik [sic] in Cardiff Dalek designer Raymond Cusick visits new series studios (12 mins)
  • The Thrill of the Chase Making Of (10 mins)
  • Last Stop White City Story of schoolteachers Barbara Wright and Ian Chesterton (13 mins)
  • Daleks Conquer and Destroy Dalek retrospective (22 mins)
  • Daleks Beyond the Screen Merchandise retrospective (22 mins)
  • Shawcraft — The Original Monster Makers Documentary on makers of many props and models for the 1960s Doctor Who (17 mins)
  • Follow That Dalek 8mm amateur film (12 mins)
  • Give a Show Slides 16 stories (12 mins)
  • Photo Gallery (5 mins)
  • Radio Times listings (PDF DVD-ROM)
  • Production Note Subtitles

For clearance reasons, certain edits have been made.
Originally transmitted April 24 - June 26, 1965

Go Back