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* SparedByTheCut: Originally, Episode five was to end with all of the Thal characters massacred by the Daleks. Creator/TerranceDicks, however, asked that Creator/TerryNation not include this plot point, as the series was beginning to be criticised for its violent content.

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* SparedByTheCut: Originally, Episode five Five was to end with all of the Thal characters massacred by the Daleks. Creator/TerranceDicks, however, asked that Creator/TerryNation not include this plot point, as the series was beginning to be criticised for its violent content.


* WhatCouldHaveBeen:
** Originally, Episode Five was to end with all of the Thal characters massacred by the Daleks. Creator/TerranceDicks, however, asked that Creator/TerryNation not include this plot point, as the series was beginning to be criticised for its violent content.
** Latep was originally named Petal. This was changed to avoid confusion with Patel from "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E3FrontierInSpace Frontier in Space]]".

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen:
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SparedByTheCut: Originally, Episode Five five was to end with all of the Thal characters massacred by the Daleks. Creator/TerranceDicks, however, asked that Creator/TerryNation not include this plot point, as the series was beginning to be criticised for its violent content.
** * WhatCouldHaveBeen: Latep was originally named Petal. This was changed to avoid confusion with Patel from "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E3FrontierInSpace Frontier in Space]]".


* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber Lemuel Gulliver]]" and as [[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames "First Time Lord"]].

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* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber Lemuel Gulliver]]" and as the [[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames "First Time Lord"]].


* CreatorBacklash: Barry Letts makes clear on the DVD commentary that he was ''really'' unhappy with the model Dalek army that's seen in this story. He also wasn't too happy with the sets used for the interior of the Dalek city, though conceded that there probably wasn't the money in the budget to do both the city and the jungle justice.

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* CreatorBacklash: Barry Letts Creator/BarryLetts makes clear on the DVD commentary that he was ''really'' unhappy with the model Dalek army that's seen in this story. He also wasn't too happy with the sets used for the interior of the Dalek city, though conceded that there probably wasn't the money in the budget to do both the city and the jungle justice.


** Originally, episode five was to end with all of the Thal characters massacred by the Daleks. Creator/TerranceDicks, however, asked that Creator/TerryNation not include this plot point, as the series was beginning to be criticised for its violent content.

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** Originally, episode five Episode Five was to end with all of the Thal characters massacred by the Daleks. Creator/TerranceDicks, however, asked that Creator/TerryNation not include this plot point, as the series was beginning to be criticised for its violent content.

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* RealLifeWritesTheHairstyle: Creator/KatyManning's hair is shorter in the studio sessions than it is in location footage. Manning had her hair cut between the two lots of recording.

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* CreatorBacklash: Barry Letts makes clear on the DVD commentary that he was ''really'' unhappy with the model Dalek army that's seen in this story. He also wasn't too happy with the sets used for the interior of the Dalek city, though conceded that there probably wasn't the money in the budget to do both the city and the jungle justice.


* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber Lemuel Gulliver]]" and as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames "First Time Lord"]]".

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* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber Lemuel Gulliver]]" and as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames [[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames "First Time Lord"]]".
Lord"]].


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* RecycledScript: Creator/TerryNation rehashed [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E2TheDaleks The Daleks]]. It contains some of the same plot devices, including: a group of Daleks in a city encountering the Thals on a ravaged planet; a deadly plague instead of a neutron bomb; someone using a Dalek shell as a disguise; the Doctor imprisoned in a cell and with paralysed legs; and the Daleks imprisoned in their city at the end of the story.

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* RecycledScript: Creator/TerryNation rehashed [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E2TheDaleks The Daleks]]."The Daleks"]]. It contains some of the same plot devices, including: a group of Daleks in a city encountering the Thals on a ravaged planet; a deadly plague instead of a neutron bomb; someone using a Dalek shell as a disguise; the Doctor imprisoned in a cell and with paralysed legs; and the Daleks imprisoned in their city at the end of the story.



* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber Lemuel Gulliver]]" and as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames "First Time Lord"]]".

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* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber Lemuel Gulliver]]" and as "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames "First Time Lord"]]".Lord"]]".

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* OneSteveLimit: Latep was originally named Petal. This was changed to avoid confusion with Patel from "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E3FrontierInSpace Frontier in Space]]".



* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Originally, episode five was to end with all of the Thal characters massacred by the Daleks. Creator/TerranceDicks, however, asked that Creator/TerryNation not include this plot point, as the series was beginning to be criticised for its violent content.

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* WhatCouldHaveBeen: WhatCouldHaveBeen:
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Originally, episode five was to end with all of the Thal characters massacred by the Daleks. Creator/TerranceDicks, however, asked that Creator/TerryNation not include this plot point, as the series was beginning to be criticised for its violent content.content.
** Latep was originally named Petal. This was changed to avoid confusion with Patel from "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E3FrontierInSpace Frontier in Space]]".


* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as Lemuel Gulliver in "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber The Mind Robber]]" and as "First Time Lord" in "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]]".

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* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as Lemuel Gulliver in "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber The Mind Robber]]" Lemuel Gulliver]]" and as "First Time Lord" in "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]]"."First Time Lord"]]".


* AuthorAppeal: Plagues become a part of Creator/TerryNation's signature style in this story. They would feature in each of his subsequent stories for ''Who'': "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS11E3DeathToTheDaleks Death to the Daleks"]], "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS12E4GenesisOfTheDaleks Genesis of the Daleks]]", and "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS13E4TheAndroidInvasion The Android Invasion]]."


* OneSteveLimit: Latep was originally named Petal. This was changed to avoid confusion with Patel from "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E3FroniterInSpace Frontier In Space]]".

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* OneSteveLimit: Latep was originally named Petal. This was changed to avoid confusion with Patel from "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E3FroniterInSpace "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E3FrontierInSpace Frontier In in Space]]".


* OffTheShelfFx: Commercially available Louis Marx Daleks were used to simulate the Dalek army, a technique previously used in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E9TheEvilOfTheDaleks The Evil of the Daleks]].
* OneSteveLimit: Latep was originally named Petal. This was changed to avoid confusion with Patel from Frontier In Space.

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* OffTheShelfFx: Commercially available Louis Marx Daleks were used to simulate the Dalek army, a technique previously used in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS4E9TheEvilOfTheDaleks The Evil of the Daleks]].
* OneSteveLimit: Latep was originally named Petal. This was changed to avoid confusion with Patel from "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS10E3FroniterInSpace Frontier In Space.Space]]".



* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as Lemuel Gulliver in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber The Mind Robber]] and as "First Time Lord" in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]].

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* YouLookFamiliar: Bernard Horsfall (Taron) had previously appeared as Lemuel Gulliver in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E2TheMindRobber The Mind Robber]] Robber]]" and as "First Time Lord" in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS6E7TheWarGames The War Games]].Games]]".


* RecycledScript: Creator/TerryNation rehashed [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E2TheDaleks The Daleks]].

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* RecycledScript: Creator/TerryNation rehashed [[Recap/DoctorWhoS1E2TheDaleks The Daleks]]. It contains some of the same plot devices, including: a group of Daleks in a city encountering the Thals on a ravaged planet; a deadly plague instead of a neutron bomb; someone using a Dalek shell as a disguise; the Doctor imprisoned in a cell and with paralysed legs; and the Daleks imprisoned in their city at the end of the story.

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