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Doctor Who and the creature from the pit

David Fisher

Doctor Who and the creature from the pit

based on the BBC television serial by David Fisher by arrangement with the British Broadcasting Corporation

by David Fisher

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Published by W.H. Allen in London .
Written in English


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StatementDavid Fisher.
The Physical Object
Pagination121p. ;
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15056885M
ISBN 100491029918
OCLC/WorldCa16536158

See also Doctor Who Novelisations. Target novelisations of the Doctor Who TV series. Target began numbering its novelisations from , with almost all of the first seventy-three books being numbered as reprints came out. The first new book to be numbered was Time-Flight. Target's numbering did not initially reflect original publication order.


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Tom Baker, regarded by many as being the definitive Doctor Who, narrates this novelization based on a serial from the original TV series. The planet Chloris is Doctor Who and the creature from the pit book fertile, but metal is in short supply, and has therefore become extremely valuable.

A huge creature, with most unusual physical properties, /5. Tom Baker, Doctor Who and the creature from the pit book by many as being the definitive Doctor Who, narrates this novelization based on a serial from the original TV series.

The planet Chloris is very fertile, but metal is in short supply, and has therefore become extremely valuable/5(2). I honestly can't find anything dull or tedious about Doctor Who and the creature from the pit book Creature From The Pit.

It has a naturally timeless quality about it, probably made possible by the masterful direction of Christopher Barry. The included extra, Christopher Barry: Director is a charming overview of his career and life/5().

Doctor Who The Creature from the Doctor Who and the creature from the pit book Read by Tom Baker 1 A distress signal sends the TARDIS to a jungle planet - where owning metal gives political power.

2 The Time Lord encounters an adversary deep below ground, whilst Romana and K9 struggle to survive above. Doctor Who Doctor Who And The Creature From The Pit Tom Baker, regarded by many as being the definitive Doctor Who, narrates this novelization based on a serial from the original TV series.

The planet Chloris is very fertile, but metal is in short supply, and has therefore become extremely valuable. Doctor Who and the Creature from the Pit was a novelisation based on the television serial The Creature from the Pit.

Beginning with this release and continuing for the remainder of the novelisation series, there was a concerted effort made by Target Books to commission the original Publisher: Target Books, W.H.

Allen. The Creature from the Pit: Part One. Answering a distress call, the TARDIS lands on Chloris, a planet choked with abundant vegetation. Discovering a gigantic, fragmented eggshell that's the source of the call, the Doctor and /10(3). Making a forced materialisation on Chloris, the Doctor, Romana and K9 become embroiled in the political machinations of its ruler, the Lady Adrasta.

The lush vegetation of the planet's surface hides a ragtag group of bandits, a giant eggshell, man-eating Wolfweeds and, within the depths of an old mining pit, something very large has a terrible. The Creature from the Pit was the third serial in season 17 of Doctor Who.

This was the last story directed by Christopher Barry, who had first worked on the show since It was the first story produced, though not the first broadcast, to feature Lalla Ward as the Doctor's or: Christopher Barry. David Fisher starts out along the right lines in The Creature from the Pit by presenting a scenario in which a planet rich in vegetable matter but short on metals receives trading Doctor Who and the creature from the pit book from one with the converse problem.

Unfortunately it seems that, having come up with this ingenious idea. Doctor Who episode transcripts. Part One [Above the pit] (It is nighttime in the jungle. A group carrying torches gather around a square hole that has been dug in the ground and lined with planks, like a well.

Doctor Who and the creature from the pit. [David Fisher; British Broadcasting Corporation.] "A Target book." Other Titles: Creature from the pit Doctor Who (Television program: ) Responsibility: David Fisher. Reviews. User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "Doctor Who and the creature from the pit.

All about Classic Doctor Who story - The Creature from the Pit - Starved of metal, the people of Chloris live in fear of The Pit. - Index.

Truth be told all tom baker doctor who is great in this on the doctor gets thrown into a pit with a creature and he finds out what's really going on Read more One person found this helpful/5().

In his first-ever Doctor Who novel, Tom Baker’s incredible imagination is given free rein. A story so epic it was originally intended for the big screen, Scratchman is.

Doctor Who: The Creature from the Pit August 7, James F. McGrath Patheos Explore the world's faith through different perspectives on religion and spirituality. Doctor Who – The Creature from the Pit “The Creature from the Pit” is an adventure of the seventeenth season of “Doctor Who” classic series, which aired in It follows “City of Death” and it’s a four parts adventure written by David Fisher and directed by Christopher Barry.

The story. His final Doctor Who story was season eighteen's The Leisure Hive. [ citation needed ] He novelised both The Leisure Hive and Creature from the Pit [3] for the Target book range of Doctor Who novelisations, and appeared extensively on the interview features accompanying the DVD release of the former story.

Some of Douglas Adams' silly humour is apparent in the story following the classic The City Of Death. One of the funniest moments involves the Doctor who's clinging along the side of the pit and is reading a book on mountain climbing, only to find out the book is in Tibetan.

He then pulls out a book, Teach Yourself Tibetan/5(). Contents[show] Commentary Commentary by Lalla Ward (Romana), Myra Frances (Lady Adrasta), Christopher Barry (Director), Mat Irvine (Visual Effects Designer). Christopher Barry: Director Director Christopher Barry, on location in the Wiltshire village of Aldbourne, talks about his career.

Producer/Director: Chris Chapman. A Dene Films Production. (19'04" | | ) Team Erato The. The Doctor identifies the distress signal's source as a large eggshell-like structure in the forest. He is taken prisoner by Adrasta's guards and, in order to escape, leaps into the Pit - the entrance to a cave system into which all those who incur Adrasta's wrath are consigned to be devoured by an immense green globular creature living within/10(75).

Doctor Who: The Seventies by David J Howe, Mark Stammers and Stephen James Walker (), Virgin Publishing, ISBN 1 1. Doctor Who Magazine #, 30th May“Archive: The Creature From The Pit” by Andrew Pixley, Panini Publishing Ltd.

Tom Baker reads the Creature from the Pit ChrisDalek. Loading Unsubscribe from ChrisDalek. The Real Doctor: Tom Baker vs. David Tennant - Nerd Court - Duration: Adrasta is impressed by how much the Doctor has figured out about the egg, and wants him to work for her; the alternative is to be thrown into the Pit, an abandoned mine working inhabited by a mysterious Creature that kills all who come near.

The Doctor being the Doctor, he jumps into the pit with both feet, and soon meets the Creature. Doctor Who: The Creature From The Pit [Import]: : Video. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.

All Go Search Your Store Deals Store Gift Cards Sell /5(4). Directed by Christopher Barry. With Tom Baker, Lalla Ward, Myra Frances, Eileen Way. With the Doctor down in the execution pit and presumed dead, the cruel Lady Adrasta threatens Romana in order to gain obedience from K-9 and use his blast ray in a hunting party against the globular alien creature lurking about in her mine tunnels, with additional designs on using the TARDIS to /10(3).

Doctor Who is a British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC since Hundreds of novelisations of the series have been published by various publishers, the majority based on the original – run of the series.

The first three Doctor Who serials to be novelised were the s serials The Daleks, The Web Planet, and The Crusade (published as Doctor Who in an. Doctor Who credits Wrote: The Stones of Blood (), The Androids of Tara (), The Creature from the Pit (), The Leisure Hive (), and provided the original concept for what became City of Death ().

Career highlights. Doctor Who and the Creature From the Pit by David Fisher Author Tom Baker The Doctor and Romana land on Chloris just as the creature's alien masters begin to lose patience over their ambassador's long absence. first published by Target Books in 'BBC Audiobooks has chosen well with its books and has taken the right approach with.

Doctor Who: The Creature from the Pit (DVD Trailer) With the Doctor's help he is freed from the Pit and, out in space, spins an aluminium shell around the star, allowing for it. "Doctor Who" and the Creature from the Pit by David Fisher starting at $ "Doctor Who" and the Creature from the Pit has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

There are a lot of candidates for the award for 'worst looking monster to ever appear in an episode of Doctor Who.' Who could forget the Myrka from Warriors of the Deep, a giant plastic pantomime horse, for example.

The creature on the top of my list however is the title character from an otherwise enjoyable Tom Baker episode, The Creature from the Pit. Buy "Doctor Who" and the Creature from the Pit (Classic Novels) by Fisher, Professor Emeritus David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author: Professor Emeritus David Fisher. Maybe I just have a dirty mind, but, well, Creature From The Pit is a bit kinky. Actually, it’s very kinky. Actually, it’s very kinky.

Quite frankly, it’s kinkier than Dame Diana Rigg in her. Get this from a library. Doctor Who and the creature from the pit. [David Fisher; Tom Baker; BBC Audiobooks Ltd.] -- Another entry in our range of unabridged readings of classic Doctor who novelisations, first published by Target books in the s & s.

The planet Chloris is very fertile, but metal is in short. Doctor Who: The Creature from the Pit is a typical Doctor Who story. With rabid fans however, it doesn’t matter if a story is average or great. Check out The Creature from the Pit, it is one of the shorter series and can be knocked out in an easy afternoon.

here’s nothing wrong with “The Creature from the Pit” that a couple pints of ale (or whatever your choice of poison may be) can’t fix. Yet another entry from the Douglas Adams script-edited season of “Doctor Who,” whatever the story lacks in the plot mechanics department, it more than makes up for with its cracking wordplay.

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In the pit, the Doctor lights a match and sets off to explore. He catches sight of the creature which is a foot green blob with a spongy protuberance that resembles a penis. The Doctor is approached by a man who introduces himself as Organon, "astrologer extraordinary, seer to Princes and Emperors.

Mark Greig reviews 'The Creature From the Pit,' a Fourth Doctor episode of the classic 'Doctor Who.' Doctor Who: The Creature from the Pit. by Mark Greig "Astrologer extraordinary. since and features thousands of episode reviews of the best classic and current television shows as well as many book and movie reviews.

The Creature from the Pit seems almost Shakespearean by comparison. Even that pdf scene with the Doctor hanging in the Pit and reading two books at once doesn't bother me at all.

So what's wrong with The Creature from the Pit? Well, for a start, Romana.Buy a cheap copy of Doctor Who and the Creature from the book by David Fisher. Tom Baker, regarded by many as being the definitive Doctor Who, narrates this novelization based on a serial from the original TV series.

The planet Chloris is very Free shipping over $Ebook Doctor and Romana land on Chloris just as the creature's alien masters begin to lose patience over their ambassador's long absence.

The action the aliens decide to take will have devastating consequences for Chloris, unless something is done to prevent it.