February 06, 2020
Doctor Who: The Collection - Season 12, first released as a limited edition on Blu-ray in February 2018, is being re-released by BBC Studios to bring the total number of copies in line with other seasons in the classic collection. All content, extras and artwork will remain the same as the 1st edition.
Season 12, Tom Baker’s first as the Doctor, features five stories over 20 episodes, Robot, The Ark In Space, The Sontaran Experiment, Genesis of the Daleks and Revenge of the Cybermen.
The Doctor is accompanied in this season by Sarah Jane Smith (Elisabeth Sladen) and Harry Sullivan (Ian Marter) and was first broadcast between December 1974 and May 1975.
The Blu-ray release includes existing bonus material from the original DVDs as well as the features below:
- TOM BAKER IN CONVERSATION
A candid new one-hour interview with the Fourth Doctor.
- BEHIND THE SOFA
Classic clips from Season 12, viewed by Tom Baker, Philip Hinchcliffe,Louise Jameson, Janet Fielding, Sarah Sutton and Sadie Miller
- NEW MAKING-OF DOCUMENTARIES
For The Sontaran Experiment and Revenge of the Cybermen
- IMMERSIVE 5.1 SURROUND SOUND MIXES
For The Ark in Space and Genesis of the Daleks
- OPTIONAL BRAND NEW UPDATED SPECIAL EFFECTS
For Revenge of the Cybermen
- GENESIS OF THE DALEKS - OMNIBUS MOVIE VERSION
Unseen since broadcast in 1975
- THE TOM BAKER YEARS
The 1991 VHS release, on disc for the first time
- PRODUCTION ARCHIVE MATERIAL
PDF files from the BBC Archives