Doctor Who: Paradise Towers
Country of Origin:  United Kingdom
Production year: 1987
Director: Nicholas Mallett
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 5-051561-030024
Running time: 1:38 (98 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: PAL, Color,, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: July 18, 2011
Collection type: Owned (#2129)
Status: Available
Purchase date: February 04, 2012
Purchase price: Hidden
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Overview
According to the sales brochure, Paradise Towers is a utopian blueprint for community living, with its fabulous architecture and state-of-the-art facilities.The perfect place for Mel to take a leisurely swim, in fact. But when the TARDIS arrives, the Doctor and his companion discover that the futuristic tower block has fallen into ruin, and a series of unexplained
disappearances have the tenants living in fear. As gangs of teenage girls run wild in the hallways, a squad of bureaucratic Caretakers struggle to retain control. To keep the citizens of Paradise Towers safe, the Doctor must confront the resident evil lurking in the basement…

This story was originally broadcast on BBC1 between 5th - 26th October 1987
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Genres
Science-Fiction
Television
Studios
Production Studios:
 • BBC
Media Companies:
 • 2 entertain Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital Mono
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
English  Dolby Digital Mono
Subtitles
English
Trivia
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Gallery
Crew
Direction
Nicholas Mallett....Director
Writing
Stephen Wyatt....Writer
Production
John Nathan-Turner....Producer
Film Editing
Hugh Parson....Film Editor
Music
Ron Grainer....Theme By
Keff McCulloch....Composer
Sound
Dick Mills....Sound
Brian Clark....Sound
Doug Whittaker....Sound
Art
Simon Tayler....Visual Effects
Dave Chapman....Visual Effects
Janet Tharby....Costume Designer
Shaunna Harrison....Make-up Artist
Martin Collins....Production Designer
Cast
 Part One
Sylvester McCoy....The Doctor
Bonnie Langford....Melanie
Richard Briers....Chief Caretaker
Clive Merrison....Deputy Chief
Brenda Bruce....Tilda
Elizabeth Spriggs....Tabby
Julie Brennon....Fire Escape
Annabel Yuresha....Bin Liner
Howard Cooke....Pex
Catherine Cusack....Blue Kang Leader
Joseph Young....Young Caretaker
Astra Sheridan....Yellow Kang
 Part Two
Sylvester McCoy....The Doctor
Bonnie Langford....Melanie
Richard Briers....Chief Caretaker
Clive Merrison....Deputy Chief
Brenda Bruce....Tilda
Elizabeth Spriggs....Tabby
Judy Cornwell....Maddy
Howard Cooke....Pex
Julie Brennon....Fire Escape
Annabel Yuresha....Bin Liner
Catherine Cusack....Blue Kang Leader
 Part Three
Sylvester McCoy....The Doctor
Bonnie Langford....Melanie
Richard Briers....Chief Caretaker
Clive Merrison....Deputy Chief
Brenda Bruce....Tilda
Elizabeth Spriggs....Tabby
Judy Cornwell....Maddy
Howard Cooke....Pex
Julie Brennon....Fire Escape
Annabel Yuresha....Bin Liner
Catherine Cusack....Blue Kang Leader
Simon Coady....Video Commentary (voice)
 Part Four
Sylvester McCoy....The Doctor
Bonnie Langford....Melanie
Richard Briers....Chief Caretaker
Clive Merrison....Deputy Chief
Judy Cornwell....Maddy
Howard Cooke....Pex
Julie Brennon....Fire Escape
Annabel Yuresha....Bin Liner
Catherine Cusack....Blue Kang Leader