Rent Doctor Who: The Leisure Hive (1980)

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Synopsis:
The Doctor (Tom Baker) and Romana (Lalla Ward) decide to forego Brighton breach and take a much-needed holiday on the pleasure planet of Argolis. Ravaged decades ago by an interstellar war between the Argolin and the Foamasi, Argolis now hosts the Leisure Hive - an ideal retreat for tourists from all over the cosmos. But a series of 'accidents' leads the Doctor and Romana to discover that the Hive holds dark secrets...
Actors:
, Lalla Ward, , , , John Collin, , , David Allister, , , , , , , , , , ,
Directors:
Lovett Bickford
Producers:
John Nathan-Turner
Voiced By:
John Leeson, Harriet Reynolds, Clifford Norgate
Creators:
Sydney Newman
Writers:
David Fisher, Sydney Newman
Studio:
BBC
Genres:
British TV, TV Action & Adventure, TV Classics, TV Dramas, TV Mysteries, TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Countries:
UK
BBFC:
Release Date:
05/07/2004
Run Time:
86 minutes
Languages:
English
Subtitles:
English Hard of Hearing
DVD Regions:
Region 2
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Full Screen 1.33:1 / 4:3
Colour:
Colour
Bonus:
  • Commentary by Lalla Ward (Romana), Lovett Bickford (Director) and Christopher H. Bidmead (Script Editor)
  • A New Beginning: A look at the radical changes made to Doctor Who by incoming producer John Nathan-Turner
  • From Avalon to Argolis: David Fisher and Christopher H. Bidmead recall the writing of this story
  • Synthesizing Starfields: Graphic designer Sid Sutton and composer Peter Howell recall the creation of the new title sequence and theme music
  • Leisure Wear: Costume designer June Hudson talks about her work
  • Blue Peter: A look around the Longleat Doctor Who exhibition with John Nathan-Turner
  • Music-only Option: Listen to Peter Howell's incidental music on an isolated audio track
  • Photo Gallery
BBFC:
Release Date:
18/03/2019
Run Time:
88 minutes
Languages:
English
Subtitles:
English Hard of Hearing
Formats:
Pal
Aspect Ratio:
Various
Colour:
Colour
BLU-RAY Regions:
B
Bonus:
  • 'New Audio Commentaries': Tom Baker on 'The Leisure Hive'
  • The Writers' Room Season 18's Writers Discuss Their Work
  • A Weekend with Waterhouse: Toby Hadoke Spends a Weekend with Matthew Waterhouse
  • Behind the Sofa: New Episodes with Tom Baker, John Leeson, June Hudson, Janet Fielding, Sarah Sutton and Wendy Padbury
  • New and Rare Archival Interviews with Tom Baker, Matthew Waterhouse and Ian Sears Production Archive Material: Rarities from the BBC Archives
  • Documentaries
  • Featurettes
  • Audio Commentaries
  • Rare Footage
  • Isolated Music Scores
  • And Much More!

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