The full list of extras for the upcoming Doctor Who: The Collection – The Complete Season 19 Blu-Ray have been revealed

The new Complete Season 19 Blu-Ray set, like the Complete Season 12 before it, is weighed down with a tremendous number of additional extras specially made for this release.

New extras include:

  • Five new HD documentaries about the making of Castrovalva, Four to Doomsday, Black Orchid, Earthshock and Time-Flight
  • Seven new Behind the Sofa installments – in which Doctor Who stars from this era and others watch and comment on each of the stories of Season 19
  • Updated Special Effects for Castrovalva
  • Studio Footage of the filming of Castrovalva, Four to Doomsday, Earthshock and Time-Flight
  • New HD photo galleries for each story
  • Archive Audio Interviews with Stratford Johns (Monarch), Tony Burrough (designer on Four to Doomsday and Black Orchid), Peter Grimwade (director of Kinda and Earthshock), and Ron Jones (director of Black Orchid and Time-Flight)
  • New Production Subtitles for Four to Doomsday and Black Orchid
  • Pebble Mill at One feature on the making of Earthshock
  • Optional 5.1 sound mix for Earthshock
  • Peter Davison in Conversation: A brand new interview with Matthew Sweet
  • Jovanka Airlines: A new skit by Kerblam! writer Pete McTighe and starring Peter Davison, Janet Fielding and Sarah Sutton
  • The Panoptican Archive: Panoptican ’93. Janet Fielding, Matthew Waterhouse and Nicholas Courtney’s panel at the celebrated Doctor Who convention in 1993
  • Take Two
Doctor Who - Season 19 - (c) BBC Studios
Doctor Who – Season 19 – (c) BBC Studios

And this is all in addition to the hours of extras that accompanied these stories on their DVD releases.

Mere highlights of those include:

  • Audio commentaries for all episodes, including contributions from Peter Davison, Janet Fielding, Sarah Sutton, Matthew Waterhouse, Nerys Hughes, script editor Christopher H Bidmead, director Fiona Cumming and director Peter Moffatt.
  • In video interviews with Peter Davison, Janet Fielding, Eric Saward, Fiona Cumming, Peter Moffatt, director Peter Grimwade, and composer Paddy Kingsland.
  • Documentaries about the making of Kinda and The Visitation.
  • Optional CG effects for Kinda and Earthshock
  • Isolation music scores for Kinda, The Visitation and Earthshock
  • Deleted scenes from Kinda, Black Orchid and Time-Flight.

…and much, much, more.

Doctor Who: The Collection is executively produced for BBC Studios by Russell Minton.

Doctor Who: The Collection – Season 19 is available for pre-order and is scheduled for release on the new date of the 10th of December 2018.


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