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Martin Cochrane in Doctor Who: The Caves of Androzani

Doctor Who: The Caves of Androzani

1984 NR

This chapter of the popular cult TV series from Britain finds the doctor (Peter Davison) and his companion, Peri (Nicola Bryant), on the planet of Androzani Minor, where they've come into conflict with a deformed mad scientist (Christopher Gable) in their attempt to control the drug Spectrox, which is alleged to have life-extending properties. The pair runs into trouble when the drug proves to have nasty side effects.