Region 2 DVD


Commentary by Katy Manning (Jo Grant), Barry Letts (Producer). Recorded September 2000. (2000)

Extended and Deleted ScenesEdit

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Region 2 DVD Boxset

Additional material from an earlier version of Episode Two which was mistakenly screened in Australia in the mid 1970s. (3'53" | 4:3 | 1972)

Director's Amended EndingEdit

For the 1981 repeat, producer/director Barry Letts requested that 44 seconds of material be cut from the end of the final episode, due to Peter Halliday's bald-cap slipping in some shots. This shortened 'director's preferred' ending is included here. (1'19" | 4:3 | 1972/1981)

Trailer: The Five Faces of Doctor WhoEdit

When BBC2 decided to broadcast a season of repeats of old Doctor Who stories in 1981, Carnival of Monsters was chosen to represent the Third Doctor's era. Included is the full trailer for this repeat season, which also featured the stories An Unearthly Child, The Krotons, The Three Doctors and Logopolis. (4'09" | 4:3 | 1981)

Delaware Opening TitlesEdit

For the programme's tenth anniversary, a new version of the theme music was composed by the BBC's Radiophonic Workshop for use with the existing title sequence. Although it was eventually decided not to use this music for broadcast, the early versions of Episode Two of Carnival of Monsters did have the music added. Included are the full opening and closing credits for that early version of the episode. (1'24" | 4:3 | 1972)

Visual Effects Test FilmEdit

The original 16mm visual effects test film sequences for this story are included, showing the Drashig puppets and model spacecraft. (4'23" | 4:3 | 1972)

Photo GalleryEdit

A selection of rare and previously unpublished photographs from the recording of this story. (1'50" | 4:3 | 2002)

Production SubtitlesEdit

Text commentary by Richard Molesworth providing cast details, script development and other information related to the production of this story.

Behind the Scenes: Looking InEdit

Looking In was originally broadcast on 7th November 1972 as part of the BBC's 50th anniversary celebrations. The programme contained a section looking at the making of this story. (1'42" | 4:3 | 1972)

TARDIS-Cam No.2Edit

Another specially-shot CGI sequence from BBCi. 3D Modelling & Animation: Nick Sainton-Clark; Series Editor: Jamie Cason; Commissioning Editor: Martin Trickey; Producer: James Goss; Executive Producer: Richard Fell. BBC Fictionlab. (0'46" | 16:9 | 2002)

CSO DemoEdit

Colour Separation Overlay was a new technique at the BBC in the 1970s. In this short internal training film, Barry Letts demonstrates the process. (3'08" | 4:3 | 1972)

Easter EggsEdit

  1. Clean main title sequence (Seasons 7-10). Go to the 'Special Features' section. Click on the hidden Doctor Who logo to the left of 'Delaware Opening Titles'. (0'45" | 4:3 | 1970)
  2. Countdown clock - episode 2. Go to the 'Subtitles' screen. Click on the Doctor Who logo in the upper left corner. (0'31" | 4:3 | 1972)