DoctorDoctor Who Guide

Season 5 (1967-1968)

The Tomb of the Cybermen


09 Feb 2013BFI Q&A

Our lives are different to anybody else's
In a brief moment of respite, the Doctor offers some words of comfort to Victoria about missing her father.

Opening The Tomb Doors
The Doctor, Jamie and Victoria land on the planet Telos where they meet an expedition keen to get into the Tomb of the Cybermen.

The Cybermen Break Out of the Tomb
An archaeological expedition led by Professor Parry and The Doctor reaches the tomb of the Cybermen, on the planet Telos. Klieg - ostensibly one of the group - reveals a sinister plan, and suddenly the frozen Cybermen start to revive! From 1967 mini series, The Tomb of the Cybermen.

The Cyber Controller
The TARDIS has arrived on the planet Telos where an Earth archaeological expedition is attempting to uncover the lost tombs of the Cybermen. Having entered the tomb, The Doctor and Jamie can only watch as the unfrozen Cybermen proceed to free the Cyberman Controller. Klieg steps forward to take credit for reviving him, but does not get the reaction he was hoping for.

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The Tomb of the Cybermen + Q&A
Director Michael Ferguson and actors Shirley Cooklin, Bernard Holley, Michael Kilgarriff, Deborah Watling and Anneke Wills discuss working with the 2nd Doctor -- PatrickTroughton.

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