|0||Pilot||An Unearthly Child||31 Aug 1991||1||All|
|1||A||An Unearthly Child||23 Nov 1963||4||All|
|2||B||The Daleks||21 Dec 1963||7||All|
|3||C||The Edge of Destruction||08 Feb 1964||2||All|
|4||D||Marco Polo||22 Feb 1964||7||None|
|5||E||The Keys of Marinus||11 Apr 1964||6||All|
|6||F||The Aztecs||23 May 1964||4||All|
|7||G||The Sensorites||20 Jun 1964||6||All|
|8||H||The Reign of Terror||08 Aug 1964||6||1,2,3,6|
Originally the pilot was not intended to be aired, but was finally shown as a part of a tribute to the BBC's Lime Grove studios when they were closed in 1991.
An Unearthly Child
Mystified by a strange schoolgirl in their class, two teachers, Ian and
Barbara, follow her home to find out more. Home turns out to be a mysterious
Police Box in a Tinkers Yard in which she lives with her grandfather, who claims
to be able to travel in space and time.
Video Release: PAL VHS BBC Video BBCV4311, Cert PG. NTSC Version released by CBS/FOX (3401)
Arriving in a petrified forest, the Doctor and his companions find traces of
a recent visitation. Upon investigation the crew encounter the peaceful Thals
and hear about their war with terrible machine creatures called Daleks who live
in a nearby city.
Video Release: PAL VHS BBC Video BBCV4242, Cert U. NTSC Version released by CBS/FOX (8253)
Edge of Destruction
When an experiment goes wrong a large explosion shakes the TARDIS, and it appears that it was almost destroyed and has been left hanging in the void. The Doctor becomes suspicious and accuses the teachers of sabotage.
The TARDIS crew meet the explorer, Marco Polo, who is on his way to the court of Kublai Kahn. Marco Polo hopes to free himself from the service of the Kublai Kahn by presenting him with the TARDIS and thence return to Europe.
The Keys of Marinus
The TARDIS lands on the mysterious island of Marinus which is surrounded by a sea of acid, and is captured by the Keeper of the conscience of Marinus. The Conscience of Marinus is a machine that ensures justice to the people of Marinus. The Doctor and his companions set off to retrieve the four missing keys that control it, but can they stop them falling into enemy hands.
The TARDIS arrives inside an Aztec temple in the 15th century. The travelers
leave the temple, and a massive door closes behind them, cutting them off from
the TARDIS. Barbara is mistaken for a reincarnation of Yetaxa (an Aztec God),
while Ian is forced into a fight to the death with the Aztec champion Ixta.
While the Doctor attempts to find a way back to the TARDIS again, Barbara takes
advantage of her position to try to stop human sacrifices, against the Doctor's
Video Release: PAL VHS BBC Video BBCV4743, Cert U. NTSC Version released by CBS/FOX (8100)
The TARDIS lands on a 28th century spaceship from earth that is under the control of aliens known as Sensorites. Through telepathic communication with Susan, the Doctor and his companions are invited to the Sensor-sphere, home of the Sensorites. The Doctor uncovers a human plot to kill the Sensorites, but can he put a stop to it in time?
The Reign of Terror
The TARDIS materializes in France in the grip of the French Revolution and the crew rapidly become embroiled. Before long Ian and Susan are captives in the Bastille and the Doctor impersonates a regional governor in an attempt to get them freed. Ian and Barbara become spies, trying to find out who the next leader of France is to be, and when they discover Napoleon Bonaparte is the likely contender, the suggestion is met with derision.