City of Death
|Story Code: 5H / Season 17||UK Airdate: 29 Sep to 20 Oct 1979||Doctor: Tom Baker|
|First airings by location||UK Repeats / Foreign Cable and Satellite||Previous Story / Next Story|
This story aired in the following known countries. They are listed in chronological order according to known airdate. If no month is noted, the actual airdate is not confirmed, and is a close approximate. (Refer also to Selling Doctor Who for expanded airdates.)
|New Zealand||Nov 80||PAL|
|United Arab Emirates||Nov 80?||PAL|
|United States||from May 81||NTSC|
|Saudi Arabia||mid 86?||PAL|
- The story was reissued in the early 1990s, during the final WAVE of sales.
- The story was released on DVD in the Netherlands in the mid-2000s.
- The story later aired in France in 2012 as part of a special "Doctor Who Nuit" event.
- James Goss' novelisation was published as a hardback in 2015. The book was translated and released as hardcover or paperback editions in Italy, Brazil, Germany, Hungary, Czech Republic, Turkey, China and Russia.
- Synopsis publicity card issued by BBC Enterprises Ltd for City of Death
US TV Guide descriptions
Title: City of Death
- Part 1: On a holiday in Paris, Dr. Who and Romana become involved in a plot to steal the Mona Lisa.
- Part 2: Tracking the Mona Lisa mystery, Dr. Who travels back in time.
- Part 3: Having discovered the Count's bizarre past, Dr. Who realizes that Romana is in danger.
- Part 4: The Doctor pursues the Count back into time.
- Compilation: On a holiday in Paris, Dr. Who and Romana become involved in a plot to steal the Mona Lisa.