Doctor Who is the longest-running science fiction TV series in history, airing initially from 1963 to 1989. The series told the story of the Doctor, a mysterious traveller in space and time, whose TARDIS can take him and his companions anywhere in time and space. He faces many dangerous adversaries along the way, righting wrongs and bringing justice.
Doctor Who (UK) (1963) Season 16 (1978-1979)
|16x01 The Ribos Operation, Part One |
The White Guardian tasks the Doctor with recovering the six segments of the Key of Time, and assigns him an assistant, the Time Lady Romana. The first segment is on the planet Ribos, ...
|Sep. 02, 1978|
|16x02 The Ribos Operation, Part Two |
Garron and Unstoffe continue with his scheme to defraud the Graff, while the Doctor and Romana try to determine if the conmen are what they seem, or agents seeking the Key of Time. ...
|Sep. 09, 1978|
|16x03 The Ribos Operation, Part Three |
Realizing he's been tricked, the Graff captures Garron, the Doctor, and Romana, and then launches a hunt for Unstoffe which leads into the catacombs... and a colony of hungry Shriv ...
|Sep. 16, 1978|
|16x04 The Ribos Operation, Part Four |
The homicidal Graff and his men track Unstoffe through the catacombs in an effort to recover the jethrik and the gold, while the Doctor and Romana attempt to acquire the first segment ...
|Sep. 23, 1978|
|16x05 The Pirate Planet, Part One |
The Doctor and Romana track the second segment of the Key of Time to Calufrax... only to discover that the planet has disappeared. In its place is the planet Zanax, ruled over by the ...
|Sep. 30, 1978|
|16x06 The Pirate Planet, Part Two |
The Doctor goes to rescue Romana from the Captain's clutches, only to discover what lies beneath the surface of Zanak, the Pirate Planet.
|Oct. 07, 1978|
|16x07 The Pirate Planet, Part Three |
After establishing an alliance with the Mentiads, the Doctor and Kimus travel to the bridge to confront the Captain and discover what he's up to. But first they must defeat the Polyphase ...
|Oct. 14, 1978|
|16x08 The Pirate Planet, Part Four |
The Captain prepares to materialize Zanak around Earth to acquire the minerals he needs. The Doctor must stop him and recover the second segment of the Key of Time before it's too ...
|Oct. 21, 1978|
|16x09 The Stones of Blood, Part One |
The Doctor and Romana trace the third segment of the Key to Time to Earth, 20th century, and the signal leads them to a stone circle, an eccentric archaeologist and her assistant, and ...
|Oct. 28, 1978|
|16x10 The Stones of Blood, Part Two |
The Doctor and Romana discover that an alien silicon life form is responsible for the events surrounding the Nine Travelers. However, they are still unable to locate the third segment. ...
|Nov. 04, 1978|
|16x11 The Stones of Blood, Part Three |
The Doctor and Amelia form a plan to rescue Romana from hyperspace. The Doctor finds himself on an alien ship and frees Romana, but they find themselves caught between Vivien Fay, the ...
|Nov. 11, 1978|
|16x12 The Stones of Blood, Part Four |
While the Doctor faces the merciless justice of the Megara, Romana and Professor Rumford try to find the evidence necessary to convince the legal machines that Vivien Fay isn't who ...
|Nov. 18, 1978|
|16x13 The Androids of Tara, Part One |
The Doctor and Romana land on Tara seeking the fourth segment of the Key of Time. They find the segment quickly enough, but the Doctor becomes embroiled in the local politics when Romana ...
|Nov. 25, 1978|
|16x14 The Androids of Tara, Part Two |
With Grendel holding Reynart, Strella, and Romana as prisoners, the Doctor must help Farrah and Zadek to place an android Reynart on the throne to delay Grendel's scheme to become the ...
|Dec. 02, 1978|
|16x15 The Androids of Tara, Part Three |
When Grendel's scheme to kill Reynart fails, he offers the Doctor a deal but sends a killer Romana android in his place.
|Dec. 09, 1978|
|16x16 The Androids of Tara, Part Four |
Grendel prepares to marry Romana to Reynart, kill the Prince, then marry Romana himself and take the throne. To stop him, the Doctor and K-9 must infiltrate Grendel's castle, stop the ...
|Dec. 16, 1978|
|16x17 The Power of Kroll, Part One |
The Doctor and Romana arrive on the third moon of Delta Magna while seeking the fifth segment of the Key of Time. They become separated, and the Doctor is mistaken for a gunrunner bringing ...
|Dec. 23, 1978|
|16x18 The Power of Kroll, Part Two |
The Doctor and the refinery crew realize that the enormous mass of protein on the lake bottom is the Swampies' ancient god Kroll... and he's on the move.
|Dec. 30, 1978|
|16x19 The Power of Kroll, Part Three |
The Doctor, Romana, and Rohm-Dutt face execution at the hands of the angry Swampies. Meanwhile, the refinery crew can only look on as Kroll moves through the swamps and prepares to ...
|Jan. 06, 1979|
|16x20 The Power of Kroll, Part Four |
The Doctor and Romana must identify the fifth segment of the Key of Time and recover it, while avoiding the hostile Swampies, the suspicious refinery crew, and the great god Kroll as ...
|Jan. 13, 1979|
|16x21 The Armageddon Factor, Part One |
The Doctor and Romana arrive between the feuding planets of Atrios and Zeos, only to find themselves caught in a nuclear war.
|Jan. 20, 1979|
|16x22 The Armageddon Factor, Part Two |
To find Astra and the sixth segment, the Doctor and Romana must strike up an unlikely alliance with the Marshal.
|Jan. 27, 1979|
|16x23 The Armageddon Factor, Part Three |
The Doctor is captured by his opposite number, the Shadow, while Romana and Merak search Zeos for Princess Astra. Meanwhile, the Marshal wins the war as promised.
|Feb. 03, 1979|
|16x24 The Armageddon Factor, Part Four |
The Doctor and Romana are forced to jury rig the Key of Time to stop the Marshal from destroying Zeos and setting off mutual self-destruction. Meanwhile, the Shadow suborns two agents ...
|Feb. 10, 1979|
|16x25 The Armageddon Factor, Part Five |
The Doctor meets an old friend and possible ally while exploring the Shadow's lair. Meanwhile, the Shadow tortures Romana and learns where the sixth segment of the Key of Time is.
|Feb. 17, 1979|
|16x26 The Armageddon Factor, Part Six |
The Doctor and Romana discover the location of the sixth segment, and must assemble the Key of Time, save Atrios and Zeos, and assure that the Key is placed in the proper hands.
|Feb. 24, 1979|
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