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The Horns of Nimon: Part One
Broadcast: Sunday 27th January 2002
5:30am-5:55am CST (11:30 GMT) « »
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Featuring: Tom Baker, David Brierley, Lalla Ward, Graham Crowden, Janet Ellis, Simon Gipps-Kent, Michael Osborne

With the TARDIS disabled for repairs, the Doctor is powerless to act when Romana is kidnapped by a battleship en route to Skonnos and the formidable Nimon.


Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: TWiDW
 

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Friday 25th January 2002:
TPT St. Paul, MN http://www.tpt.org/
analog KTCA 2, digital KTCI-DT 16.5 (2.5)
DirecTV Minneapolis Local 891/2
Dish Network Minneapolis Local 8576
Sat 11:30PM, Sun 5:30AM CST The Horns of Nimon ep 1 of 4
The best scene in this episode is mostly missing in the US episodic version due to the poor quality of the editing job on the surviving print. I was horrified when I saw what was cut. Yipes! It's still a good episode, but it will look so much better whenever the prints are replaced with newer versions or it comes out on VHS. The 4th Doctor and Romana come across a ship adrift in space. The ship's destination was Skonnos. The ship's cargo - was people, being brought to be sacrificed.