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By Charles Norton

Now one can find them in color at the immense screen,
closer than ever before.
So shut, you could suppose their fire.
So exciting, you need to be there...'

(Dr Who and the Daleks - unique theatrical trailer)

In 1965, American filmmakers took the BBC's medical professional Who tv sequence to the cinema. Starring Peter Cushing, Dr Who and the Daleks and Daleks - Invasion Earth: 2150AD introduced a colorful international of Dalek invaders and a time-travelling Police field to the massive display for the first actual time.

In the a long time in view that, many different filmmakers have attempted and didn't mirror the luck of these video clips. slightly a 12 months has passed by with no anyone, someplace, attempting to make a brand new movie established round physician Who.

Through new interviews with these concerned and not prior to released bureaucracy from the British Board of movie Censors, the tale of health professional Who's tough courting with the cinema can now be told.

This is the whole tale of the few general practitioner Who movies that have been made and the numerous extra that weren't. it really is a thrilling experience of Scarecrows, Yeti and the lethal video game of Cricket. it's also a cautionary story of a hopeless position known as 'development hell' and the souls of the various misplaced motion-pictures that experience ended up there.

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