The original stars of “MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000″ are now RiffTrax, doing a similarspoof on classic Sci-Fi and Horror each month on the Fathom Films movie theater network.This August (17 & 24, 2017) their target will be the DOCTOR WHO 20th Anniversary Video,”THE FIVE DOCTORS”!
This features former Doctors Jon Pertwee and Patrick Troughton alongside then-currentDoctor Peter Davison. The late William Hartnell’s first Doctor is portrayed by Richard Hurndall,and fourth Doctor Tom Baker is seen in footage from the lost story “SHADA”. About half of theold companions return along with several of the villains. There is even a new bad guy, a warrior robot in it’s only appearance.
The 8/17 version is live to the east coast, and the 8/24 showing is a taped version. Both theRegal Cinema on Elmwood and the one on Transit have already signed up for showings.