A special audio adaptation of the Doctor Who stage-play from the 1960s.
The space ship Starfinder is taking two dangerous criminals for trial on Earth. En route, they crash through a meteor storm and have to make an emergency landing on Skaro the planet of the dreaded Daleks. But Captain Redway and his faithful crew dont anticipate any trouble. After all, the Daleks were defeated fifty years ago and now they are completely inactive. But when a crate full of mysterious devices is discovered and the Daleks start to come back to life, it becomes clear that there is a traitor amongst the Starfinders crew A traitor intent on reactivating the power of the Daleks!
Michael Praed (Ladiver), Patric Kearns (Captain Redway), Beth Chalmers (Marion Clements), Nick Wilton (Rocket Smith), James George (Bob Slater), John Line (Professor Vanderlyn), Derek Carlyle (Harry Sline), Glynn Sweet (Dexion), Denise Hoey (Ijayna), Nicholas Briggs (Narrator / Daleks)
No Doctor, just Daleks. This is a straight adaptation of an old sixties play by Terry Nation. It's alright but nothing special.
I did enjoy the theme tune which is a version of the Doctor Who theme but it sounds like it's been done by Clint Mansell.