Doctor Who: Ghost Light
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Production year: 1989
Director: Alan Wareing
Rating: NR(Television)
UPC [Locale]: 794051-221827
Running time: 1:13 (73 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: June 07, 2005
Collection type: Owned (#2250)
Status: Available
Purchase date: March 19, 2006
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 10 / 10
Overview
London, 1983. An old house mysteriously burns to the ground. One hundred years earlier, the Doctor and Ace arrive at a sinister mansion in the rural hamlet of Perivale. Horrors old and new await the Doctor amongst the peculiar residents of Gabriel Chase, but it is Ace who must confront her own worst nightmares when she discovers that her past and the house's future are inextricably linked.
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Genres
Science-Fiction
Television
Studios
Production Studios:
 • BBC
Media Companies:
 • BBC Video
 • Warner Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Music Only  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Trivia
Tags
TV
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Gallery
 • Production Notes/Bios
Easter Eggs
On "Ghost Light," a few hidden features can be found.

From the Main Menu, highlight "Episode Selection" and move the cursor left. A Doctor Who logo will appear. Press Enter and you will find a deleted scene of Gwendoline (Katharine Schlesinger) playing the piano and singing.

From the Main Menu, select "Special Features." Highlight the "Writer's Question Time" option, and move the cursor left. Once again a Doctor Who logo will appear. Press Enter to view the original BBC1 continuity announcements for each episode.
Crew
Direction
Alan Wareing....Director
Writing
Marc Platt....Writer
Production
John Nathan-Turner....Producer
Music
Ron Grainer....Theme By
Mark Ayres....Composer
Sound
Scott Talbott....Sound
Keith Bowden....Sound
Art
Malcolm James....Visual Effects
Ken Trew....Costume Designer
Joan Stribling....Make-up Artist
Nick Somerville....Production Designer
Cast
 Part One
Sylvester McCoy....The Doctor
Sophie Aldred....Ace
Ian Hogg....Josiah
Sylvia Syms....Mrs Pritchard
Michael Cochrane....Redvers Fenn-Cooper
Sharon Duce....Control
Katharine Schlesinger....Gwendoline
John Nettleton....Reverend Ernest Matthews
Carl Forgione....Nimrod
Brenda Kempner....Mrs Grose
 Part Two
Sylvester McCoy....The Doctor
Sophie Aldred....Ace
Ian Hogg....Josiah
Sylvia Syms....Mrs Pritchard
Michael Cochrane....Redvers Fenn-Cooper
Frank Windsor....Inspector Mackenzie
Sharon Duce....Control
Katharine Schlesinger....Gwendoline
John Nettleton....Reverend Ernest Matthews
Carl Forgione....Nimrod
Brenda Kempner....Mrs Grose
 Part Three
Sylvester McCoy....The Doctor
Sophie Aldred....Ace
Ian Hogg....Josiah
Sylvia Syms....Mrs Pritchard
Michael Cochrane....Redvers Fenn-Cooper
Frank Windsor....Inspector Mackenzie
Sharon Duce....Control
Katharine Schlesinger....Gwendoline
John Hallam....Light
Carl Forgione....Nimrod