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See broadcasts for BBC AmericaRevenge of the Cybermen: Movie Version: Part One (of 2)
(incorporating: Part One / Part Two)

Last updated 02 January 2017
Revenge of the Cybermen: Movie Version: Part One (of 2)
Broadcast: Monday 15th January 2001
8:00am-9:00am EST (13:00 GMT) < > « »
BBC America (adverts during broadcast)
Featuring: Tom Baker, Ian Marter, Elisabeth Sladen, David Collings, Ronald Leigh-Hunt, Jeremy Wilkin

The Doctor, Sarah and Harry return to Nerva, but at an earlier point in time. The crew are dying and blame a space plague, but the Doctor suspects a survivor may be responsible.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: TWIDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 12th January 2001:
BBC America
Mon-Thu 8AM EST (5AM PST); following weekday 5AM EST (2AM PST) - 2 episodes edited into movie format daily
Mon-Tue/Tue-Wed Revenge of the Cybermen both segments

The 4th Doctor, Sarah, and Harry arrive on Nerva Beacon millennia before they left. While they wait for the TARDIS to show up, a sinister "plague" kills the humans on the beacon, and some old foes in a rusty spacecraft approach from a distance.
Wed-Thu/Thu-Fri Robot both segments
BBC America cycles back to the 1st Tom Baker story. The Doctor's efforts to establish his new personality after a regeneration are put on hold by a series of thefts of military equipment and plans - precisely the materials necessary to build a powerful weapon and launch other countries' nuclear weapons.