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The Ribos Operation: Movie Version
Broadcast: Sunday 17th April 2005
12:05am-1:40am EDT (04:05 GMT) < > « »
MPT Maryland
Featuring: Tom Baker, Mary Tamm, Iain Cuthbertson, Cyril Luckham

The Guardian of Time gives the Doctor a difficult task, and a new assistant. Together they must search for the six segments of the Key to Time, to prevent the Universe from being plunged into eternal chaos.

On their mission, the Doctor and Romana travel to the planet Ribos where the first segment of the key is protected by the monstrous Shrivenzale.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide

Movie version created from edited episodes.

Broadcast Source: TWIDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Wednesday 13th April 2005:
MPT Maryland
analog 22, 67, 31, 28, 62, 36
digital 22-2 (42-2), 67-2 (29-2), 31-2 (44-2), 28-2 (56-2), 62-2 (28-2), 36-2 (54-2)
DC/Hagerstown, Baltimore DirecTV 22,980
Baltimore Dish 22,8736
Late Saturday 12:05-1:40AM EDT The Ribos Operation? movie
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