Doctor Who: Planet of the Dead starring David Tennant as the Doctor and Michelle Ryan as Lady Christina.
A jewel thief escapes her pursuers
onto a red
to a barren desert world. Fortunately for the passengers, the Doctor is also a passenger. Unfortunately, the creatures
that rendered the planet barren are still there, and coming toward them, riding on the wind…
SPECIAL FEATURES ON THE STANDALONE EDITION
- Graphical menus, episode and scene selection features, and subtitles for the hearing impaired.
- DTS HD stereo sound
- 16:9 Enhanced aspect ratio.
- The disc boots up with trailers for other BBC Video DVD sets, but these are skippable with your remote.
- 1 60-minute episode, Planet of the Dead. It is the first episode of Doctor Who to be shot in high-definition (1080i).
- Available in both high-definition (1080i) Blu-Ray or standard definition (480i) DVD.
- Also contains a 60-minute edition of Doctor Who Confidential , the behind-the-scenes documentary that
covers the particularly arduous filming of this episode. This is in standard-definition only on both editions.
- There is no commentary track, nor any further bonus features.
THE COMPLETE SPECIALS EDITION
This story is also available as part of The Complete Specials box set. That version has all the same special features
that are in the standalone edition, plus one more, a Dolby 5.1 surround sound mix.
If one counts this series as a continuation of the original series, then this is story number 204, and episode
number 764. Originally transmitted on