The Survivors (1963)

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The Doctor, Ian and Susan enter the city in search of Barbara and are captured by metallic creatures. Under interrogation the Doctor discovers they are called Daleks, the atrophied survivors of a neutron war with their enemies the Thals. Realising their prisoners are suffering from radiation sickness, the Daleks demand that one of them recover a casket of anti-radiation drugs deposited outside the Tardis by the Thals. As Ian has been partially paralysed by a Dalek and the Doctor and Barbara are too weak to move, Susan is dispatched alone into the nightmare forest. Meanwhile, the Daleks plot to keep the drugs for themselves and to allow their prisoners to die...

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