Doctor Who: Meglos (UK Shop)

Starring Tom Baker and Lalla Ward

Directed by: Terence Dudley
Produced by: John Nathan-Turner
Written by: John Flanagan


On Tigella, two opposing factions are irrevocably divided over one fundamental issue: the Dodecahedron, a mysterious artefact which provides the entire planet’s energy. With the Savants and the Deons locked in a crippling stalemate, and their civilisation on the brink of collapse, the Tigellan leader Zastor seeks the Doctor’s help. But the Doctor and Romana have been trapped aboard the TARDIS in a timeloop by Meglos, the last of the Zolpha Thurans, who will stop at nothing to steal back the awesome power of the Dodecahedron…


  • Audio Commentary by Lalla Ward (Romana), Christopher Owen (Earthling), John Flanagan (writer), Paddy Kingsland (composer) and Peter Howell (composer)
  • Meglos Men Writers John Flanagan and Andrew McCulloch meet with script editor Christopher H Bidmead
  • The Scene Sync Story A look at the pioneering technique used to create of many of the story’s shots
  • Jacqueline Hill – A Life in Pictures A look at the life of Jacqueline Hill, with husband Alvin Rakoff, Doctor Who producer Verity Lambert and actors William Russell and Ann Davies
  • Entropy Explained
  • Easter egg
  • Isolated Music Score
  • PDF materials: Radio Times listings (PDF DVD-ROM – PC/Mac)
  • Production Notes Subtitle Option

Product Information

Release date: 10/01/2011
Format: DVD Pal
BBC product reference number: bbcdvd2852
Contains: 2 discs
Region: 2 (Europe, Japan, South Africa, Middle East (including Egypt)
Subtitles: English