BBC Home Entertainment has recently added the Doctor Who: The Complete Matt Smith Years: Limited Edition Gift Set to its roster, pulling out all the stops with one massive collection in honor of the Eleventh Doctor to bring the Matt Smith’s three seasons to Blu-Ray Disc in time for the holidays.
Matt Smith made his first appearance as the Doctor in 2010, and went on to star in three seasons of the iconic British sci-fi series. The set features the complete adventures of the Eleventh Doctor—every season, every special, every episode.
You will, therefore get Doctor Who: The Complete Fifth Series, Doctor Who: The Complete Sixth Series and Doctor Who: The Complete Seventh Series in glorious 1080p high definition.
But in addition, the set also contains the specials Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor starring both, David Tennant and Matt Smith, Doctor Who: The Time of the Doctor, An Adventure in Space and Time and the Sarah Jane Adventures: The Death of the Doctor.
As if that weren’t enough, the gift set also includes an additional bonus disc that is packed with supplemental materials, such as ”Doctor Who at the Proms 2013”. It’s always a thrilling night when the BBC’s annual classical music festival, the Proms, features the music of “Doctor Who.” Hosted by none other than the 11th Doctor himself, Matt Smith, plus companion Clara (Jenna Coleman) and a fantastic assortment of special guests (and monsters), Murry Gold’s iconic music from the program has never sounded better than in this live concert, which was a highlight of the build-up to Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary.
”The Day of the Doctor: From Script to Screen” allows you to witness the initial table read for Doctor Who’s legendary 50th Anniversary episode, “The Day of the Doctor,” and then see the episode come to life on screen through interviews with Matt Smith, David Tennant, Steven Moffat and others as well as footage from the filming. It’s an exciting look inside the process of bringing “Doctor Who” to life.
”The Five Doctors Reboot” takes a look at the build-up to Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary, when rumors were swirling wildly about which former Doctors would be featured in the anniversary episode itself. In this hilarious comic spoof, former Doctors Peter Davison, Sylvester McCoy, Colin Baker, and Paul McGann poke fun at the mystery and themselves in hysterical fashion. With cameos from Matt Smith, David Tennant, Jenna Coleman, Steven Moffat, Russell T Davies and others.
In ”Doctor Who: The Ultimate Guide” the eleventh Doctor Matt Smith and companion Clara (Jenna Coleman) introduce this insightful look back at the remarkable 50-year history of Doctor Who featuring interviews with the cast and the people behind the scenes, past and present, plus a host of celebrity fans. “Doctor Who – The Ultimate Guide” delves deep into the history of the Doctor, profiling his many incarnations and charting the progression of his character from his old-fashioned, black and white origins to his more complex, many-layered, modern-day persona and the multi-faceted menaces he has faced through the years. This is the defining documentary of Doctor Who, the perfect way to celebrate a rich 50-year old marvel.
”Sarah Janes Adventures: The Death of the Doctor” gives you the chance to witness the eleventh Doctor’s special appearance in the spin-off series “Sarah Janes Adventure.” In the two part special written by Russell T Davies, Sarah Jane is reunited with another of the Doctor’s former companions, Jo Grant (Katy Manning), as they investigate the fate of the Doctor at his own funeral. Things get more complicated when they’re joined by the Eleventh Doctor himself in an alien-busting adventure featuring brand-new vulture aliens, the mysterious Shansheeth and a trip to an alien planet.
The 16-disc “Doctor Who: The Complete Matt Smith Years Limited Edition Gift Set” will be available on Blu-Ray only on November 4 for $148.95.