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Doctor Who: The Abominable Snowmen

Doctor Who: The Abominable Snowmen

by Mervyn Haisman & Henry Lincoln

dir. Gerald Blake (BBC, 1967/2022)

DVD cover: “Doctor Who: The Abominable Snowmen” by Mervyn Haisman & Henry Lincoln; dir. Gerald Blake (BBC, 1967/2022)

The animation is serviceable (the yeti in fact look slightly less cuddly in cartoon form!) but the original story is terribly ponderous and presents vast chunks of ‘dead’ time where there is neither dialogue nor incidental music to offset the visual limitations.

Derelict Space Sheep