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Last updated 02 January 2017
The Ribos Operation: Movie Version
Broadcast: Saturday 2nd January 1999
10:30pm-12:00am PST (06:30 GMT) « »
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
Broadcast Source: TWIDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 1st January 1999:
KSPS 7 Spokane, Washington
Saturday at 10:30PM - The Ribos Operation - movie version
The 4th Doctor's vacation is ruined when a mysterious fraud calling himself "The White Guardian" convinces the Doctor to search for The Key To Time. With new companions Romana and K9 2, the Doctor travels to a medaevil society which a warlord is trying to buy to replenish his fleet of mercenaries. It's actually much more interesting then this, as viewers'll see.