Tagged Sarah Jane Smith

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Remembering Elisabeth Sladen

Last Christmas I was given a copy of Elizabeth Sladen’s autobiography. I reacted in the required way, did all the usual things, gasped, smiled, placed it pride of place on the bookshelf and told my wife it’s what I really wanted – but was it? About eight months earlier I, along with countless other Who…

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Death to the Daleks on DVD!

What better way to plan for the summer than with some classic Doctor Who to choose from? It doesn’t get more classic than Death to the Daleks, coming out in June. Starring Jon Pertwee and Lis Sladen as the Doctor and Sarah Jane Smith, Death to the Daleks pits our heroes against Daleks with pistols…

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Death to the Daleks on DVD?

Coming soon to DVD is Death to the Daleks, and while details of extras and packaging remain sparse-to-non-existent, it seems that Amazon are happy for buyers to get their orders in early! Broadcast back in 1974, Death to the Daleks is the third story to feature Elisabeth Sladen as Sarah Jane Smith and features humans,…

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Zygons to Return?

Could a new classic era monster be making a return to the Doctor Who universe? We’ve had Daleks, Cybermen, Sontarans, Macra, Silurians and the Master, and thanks to the new out-of-beta Doctor Who: Worlds in Time game there is a possibility that the Zygons could be returning in Series 7. In an interview on the…

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Introducing: The Android Invasion

Much like the DVD it was paired with for The UNIT Files boxset, The Android Invasion is often overlooked, wedged between two fan-favourite serials, Pyramids of Mars and The Brain of Morbius. But it’s just as important as the tales that bookend it. Still life Okay, so The Android Invasion isn’t the perfect story; as…

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Introducing: Invasion of the Dinosaurs

This month saw the release of Invasion of the Dinosaurs, accompanied by The Android Invasion, in The UNIT Files boxset. The 1974 six-parter saw the Third Doctor and Sarah Jane land in an eerily deserted London and at the mercy of… some glove puppet-esque dinosaurs. Okay, so it’s no use hiding it: the story will…

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The Original Sarah Jane

You don’t just get a stellar selection of extras with the UNIT Files DVD release – you also get the answer to one of the most speculated upon secrets laid to rest after 39 years: who was the actress originally cast as Sarah Jane Smith? Over the years there have been mentions of the original…

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