– will soon be available to own on DVD. Starring Patrick Troughton as
the Doctor, alongside Frazer Hines (Jamie) and Deborah Watling
(Victoria) as companions, this iconic story sees the TARDIS narrowly
avoid becoming engulfed in a mysterious cobweb-like substance in space
before arriving in the London Underground railway system.
Doctor soon discovers that something strange is afoot as the tunnels
are being overrun by the web, an army or robotic yetis and The Great
Intelligence. The Web of Fear is also famed for introducing one of Doctor Who
folklore’s most beloved characters; Nicholas Courtney as Colonel
Lethbridge-Stewart who later became the Brigadier. The Brigadier’s
legacy lives on in contemporary Doctor Who, with Kate Stewart (his daughter) starring in the show’s 50th anniversary episode The Day of the Doctor. Read the Blogtor Who review HERE.
still missing Ep 3 is as was presented on the iTunes version last year –
reconstructed from telesnaps with orginal soundtrack. There are no
extras on this DVD other than a trailer for The Enemy of the World.