Doctor Who: Spearhead from Space
Special Edition
Country of Origin:  United Kingdom
Production year: 1970
Director: Derek Martinus
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: Disc ID: 9AFB-2809-BDAD-84EA
Running time: 1:37 (97 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: PAL, Color, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: May 09, 2011
Collection type: Owned (#2135)
Status: Available
Purchase date: March 30, 2012
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 0 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Exile! The Time Lords have banished the newly regenerated Doctor to Earth...

But the Doctor isn't the only alien to have arrived, as a swarm of meteorites have crashed into the sleepy English countryside, bringing with them a terrible new threat to mankind.

As the Nestene plan takes shape, UNIT, the Doctor and his newly appointed scientific advisor, Liz Shaw, race against time to stop humanity being replaced by a terrifying plastic facsimile race...
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Doctor Who: Spearhead from Space (Special Edition)
Doctor Who: Spearhead from Space (Special Edition)
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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
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Trivia
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
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 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Gallery
 • DVD-ROM Content
 • Audio Navigation
Crew
 Episode 1
Direction
Derek Martinus....Director
Writing
Robert Holmes....Writer
Production
Derrick Sherwin....Producer
Film Editing
William Symon....Film Editor
Adam Dawson....Film Editor
Music
Ron Grainer....Theme By
Dudley Simpson....Composer
Sound
Brian Hodgson....Sound
Derek Medus....Sound
Art
John Horton....Visual Effects
Christine Rawlins....Costume Designer
Cynthia Goodwin....Make-up Artist
Paul Allen....Production Designer
 Episode 2
Direction
Derek Martinus....Director
Writing
Robert Holmes....Writer
Production
Derrick Sherwin....Producer
Film Editing
William Symon....Film Editor
Adam Dawson....Film Editor
Music
Ron Grainer....Theme By
Dudley Simpson....Composer
Sound
Brian Hodgson....Sound
Derek Medus....Sound
Art
John Horton....Visual Effects
Christine Rawlins....Costume Designer
Cynthia Goodwin....Make-up Artist
Paul Allen....Production Designer
 Episode 3
Direction
Derek Martinus....Director
Writing
Robert Holmes....Writer
Production
Derrick Sherwin....Producer
Film Editing
William Symon....Film Editor
Adam Dawson....Film Editor
Music
Ron Grainer....Theme By
Dudley Simpson....Composer
Sound
Brian Hodgson....Sound
Derek Medus....Sound
Art
John Horton....Visual Effects
Christine Rawlins....Costume Designer
Cynthia Goodwin....Make-up Artist
Paul Allen....Production Designer
 Episode 4
Direction
Derek Martinus....Director
Writing
Robert Holmes....Writer
Production
Derrick Sherwin....Producer
Film Editing
William Symon....Film Editor
Adam Dawson....Film Editor
Music
Ron Grainer....Theme By
Dudley Simpson....Composer
Sound
Brian Hodgson....Sound
Derek Medus....Sound
Art
John Horton....Visual Effects
Christine Rawlins....Costume Designer
Cynthia Goodwin....Make-up Artist
Paul Allen....Production Designer
Cast
 Episode 1
Jon Pertwee....Doctor Who
Caroline John....Liz Shaw
Nicholas Courtney....Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart
Hugh Burden....Channing
Neil Wilson....Seeley
Talfryn Thomas....Mullins
John Breslin....Captain Munro
Antony Webb....Dr. Henderson
Helen Dorward....Nurse
George Lee....Corporal Forbes
Tessa Shaw....Unit Officer
Ellis Jones....Technician
Allan Mitchell....Wagstaffe
Prentis Hancock....2nd Reporter
Derrick Sherwin....UNIT Commissionaire (uncredited)
 Episode 2
Jon Pertwee....Doctor Who
Caroline John....Liz Shaw
Nicholas Courtney....Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart
Hugh Burden....Channing
Hamilton Dyce....Major General Scobie
John Breslin....Captain Munro
Antony Webb....Dr. Henderson
Henry McCarthy....Dr. Beavis
John Woodnutt....Hibbert
Derek Smee....Ransome
Neil Wilson....Seeley
Betty Bowden....Meg
George Lee....Corporal Forbes
Derrick Sherwin....UNIT Commissionaire (uncredited)
 Episode 3
Jon Pertwee....Doctor Who
Caroline John....Liz Shaw
Nicholas Courtney....Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart
Hugh Burden....Channing
Hamilton Dyce....Major General Scobie
John Breslin....Captain Munro
John Woodnutt....Hibbert
Derek Smee....Ransome
Neil Wilson....Seeley
Betty Bowden....Meg
Clifford Cox....Sergeant
 Episode 4
Jon Pertwee....Doctor Who
Caroline John....Liz Shaw
Nicholas Courtney....Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart
Hugh Burden....Channing
Hamilton Dyce....Major General Scobie
John Breslin....Captain Munro
John Woodnutt....Hibbert
Edmund Bailey....Attendant
Derrick Sherwin....UNIT Commissionaire (uncredited)