On more than one occasion Colin Baker, who played the sixth incarnation of the Doctor, has observed that if it was not for Patrick Troughton’s portrayal of the Second Doctor, the… 1,818 more words
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Different intro to the norm, fading in with a song cutting throughout. Quite novel but I’m reminded of the Gunfighters!
Climate control mentioned in this story at a time when this was only just starting to be understood – indeed plate tectonics had only just been discovered so this is quite ahead of its… 781 more words
The joy of recovered and remastered Patrick Troughton era adventures are dulled by disappointing and insultingly basic DVD releases.
One of the highlights of Doctor Who… 537 more words
Director: Tristan DeVere Cole. Writer: David Whitaker, based on a story by Kit Pedler. Starring: Patrick Troughton, Frazer Hines, Wendy Padbury, Michael Turner, Anne Ridler. 552 more words
“The Abominable Snowmen” is a rare historical from the Troughton era. Troughton’s first season saw the last of the “pure historicals” until “Black Orchid” came along in the Davison era; the show very much turned its focus to the present and the future. 1,489 more words