Nightmare of Eden
 

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Starring: Tom Baker, Lalla Ward & David Brierley
By:Bob Baker
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Editions:  UK UK (DVD) | Australia Australia (DVD) | US US (DVD)

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Edition: UK UK (DVD)
Released:  April 2012
Publisher:  BBC Video
Format: 1 x DVD
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Two spacecraft fuse in a hyperspace collision. Fortunately the Doctor, Romana and K-9 arrive to help. But when a crewmember is found clawed by a ferocious animal, it seems there's something even more frightening stalking the corridors. The answers lie with zoologist, Professor Tryst, his CET projection machine, and a planet called Eden — the home of the ferocious Mandrels...

SPECIAL FEATURES

  • Commentary with actors Lalla Ward (Romana) and Peter Craze (Costa), writer Bob Baker, effects designer Colin Mapson and make-up designer Joan Stribling. Moderated by Toby Hadoke
  • The Nightmare Of Television Centre A look back at a somewhat troubled production with three of the behind-the-scenes crew who worked on it
  • Going Solo Writer Bob Baker talks about The Nightmare of Eden, the only Doctor Who story he wrote without his long-time writing partner, Dave Martin
  • The Doctor's Strange Love With comedian Josie Long and writers Joe Lidster and Simon Guerrier
  • Ask Aspel Lalla Ward's appearance on the popular BBC children's show
  • Radio Times Listings (DVD-ROM)
  • Programme Subtitles
  • Production Information Subtitles
  • Photo Gallery
  • Coming Soon Trailer
  • Digitally Remastered Picture and Sound Quality

This story was originally broadcast on BBC1 between 24th November and 15th December 1979

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Edition: US US (DVD)
Released:  May 2012
Publisher:  BBC Video
Format: 1 x DVD
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Cover blurb:
Two spacecraft fuse in a hyperspace collision. Fortunately the Doctor, Romana and K-9 arrive to help. But when a crewmember is found clawed by a ferocious animal, it seems there's something even more frightening stalking the corridors.

The answers lie with zoologist Professor Tryst, his CET protection [sic] machine, and a planet called Eden — the home of the ferocious Mandrels.

DVD EXTRAS INCLUDE:

  • Audio Commentary with actors Lalla Ward (Romana), Peter Craze (Costa), writer Bob Baker, effects designer Colin Mapson and makeup designer Joan Stribling, moderated by Toby Hadoke
  • The Nightmare Of Television Centre Making Of with three of the behind-the-scenes crew (13 mins)
  • Going Solo Bob Baker talks about the only Doctor Who story he wrote without Dave Martin (7 mins)
  • The Doctor's Strange Love Fans' point of view with comedian Josie Long and writers Joe Lidster and Simon Guerrier (15 mins)
  • Ask Aspel Lalla Ward's appearance on the popular BBC children's show (11 mins)
  • Photo Gallery (5 mins)
  • PDF Materials: Radio Times Listings
  • Production Notes Subtitle Option
  • Digitally remastered picture and sound quality

Originally transmitted November 24 — December 15, 1979


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