Doctor Who: Vengeance on Varos (S22E139) (1985) 2 x DVD9 Special Edition
The latest Doctor Who Special Edition DVD is Vengeance on Varos. Part of the 22nd season, this two-part serial originally aired in January 1985.

The TARDIS is adrift. Deprived of a vital power source, the Doctor (Colin Baker) and Peri (Nicola Bryant) have one last hope: the planet Varos. But Varos is a dangerous place. Trapped in the Punishment Dome, the Doctor and Peri must fight for their lives-and save a starving population from the machinations of a reptilian enemy.

Plentiful extras include audio commentary, exclusive featurettes and much more! Remastered picture and sound.

2 x DVD9 | PAL 4:3 | 01:29:33 | 6.11 Gb + 6.61 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English (Dolby AC3, 2 ch), English (Dolby AC3, 5 ch)
Subtitles: English
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi

Director: Ron Jones
Cast: Colin Baker, Nicola Bryant, Stephen Yardley, Geraldine Alexander, Nabil Shaban
Country: UK

Extras:
•Commentary - With actors Colin Baker, Nicola Bryant and Nabil Shaban.
•Isolated Music
•Nice or Nasty? – cast and crew talk to presenter Matthew Sweet about the making of Vengeance on Varos. With actors Nabil Shaban and Sheila Reid, writer Philip Martin, script editor Eric Saward and composer Jonathan Gibbs.
•The Idiot's Lantern – presenter Samira Ahmed looks at the way Doctor Who stories have used the medium of television within the narrative over the years.
•Extended and Deleted Scenes – scenes cut from story before transmission, taken from timecoded production tapes.
•Acid Bath Scene with Alternative Music - the infamous acid bath scene featuring a different music cue from the one finally used in the programme.
•Behind the Scenes – a glimpse inside the studio during recording of the story.
•Outtakes – outtakes from the studio recording session.
•Trailers – BBC1 trailers for both episodes.
•Continuities – BBC1 continuity announcements from the story’s original transmission.
•Tomorrow’s Times – The Sixth Doctor – the latest instalment in our series looking at the way newspapers reviewed and reported on the programme reaches the Colin Baker era. Presented by Sarah Sutton.
•News – BBC News reports on Colin Baker’s casting as the Doctor.
•Breakfast Time – Frank Bough interviews Colin Baker just after the announcement of his casting.
•Saturday Superstore – Mike Read interviews Colin Baker and Nicola Bryant on the BBC’s Saturday morning kids show and the pair take phone calls from their audience – and from an old adversary!
•French & Saunders – an unused Doctor Who spoof shot on the set of one of Colin Baker’s other stories.
•Photo Gallery
•Coming Soon Trailer

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