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Last updated 12 January 2017
The Deadly Assassin: Movie Format
Broadcast: Sunday 8th September 1985
11:00pm-12:29am CDT (04:00 GMT) « »
WTTW 11 Chicago
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Featuring: Tom Baker, Bernard Horsfall, Peter Pratt, George Pravda

The Doctor answers a summons to return home to Gallifrey and races to prevent a tragedy as the outgoing Time Lord president prepares to announce his successor.


Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide

Intro: "You can't go home again" wrote Thomas Wolfe, and perhaps The Doctor should have heeded that advice. What Wolfe meant, of course, was "Things ain't what they used to be." And The Doctor, on his way to Gallifrey, will ruefully learn that truth. "The Deadly Assassin" is next.

Outro: Leela is a lovely looking bird. Trouble is, she carries a crossbow and a knife and is inclined to stab first and ask questions later. The Doctor befriends this attractive savage next week when he confronts "The Face of Evil." [source: ChicagoEpguides]

Broadcast Source: BroaDWcast