Quantum Leap (1989–1993)
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Future Boy - October 6, 1957 

As the sidekick on the 1950s children's science fiction series "Time Patrol", Sam must prevent the death of the star of the show.

Director:

Michael Switzer

Writers:

Donald P. Bellisario (created by), Tommy Thompson

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Scott Bakula ... Dr. Sam Beckett
Dean Stockwell ... Admiral Al Calavicci
Richard Herd ... Moe Stein
Debra Stricklin Debra Stricklin ... Irene Kiner
George Wyner ... Ben Harris
Alan Fudge ... Dr. Richard Sandler
David Sage David Sage ... Judge
Nicholas Shaffer Nicholas Shaffer ... Roger
Jason Kincaid ... Caped Futurite
John Christian Graas John Christian Graas ... Small Boy
Jesse Switzer Jesse Switzer ... Kid
Matt Marfoglia Matt Marfoglia ... Kenny Sharp
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Storyline

As the sidekick on the 1950s children's science fiction series "Time Patrol", Sam must prevent the death of the star of the show.

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Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 March 1991 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

This episode takes place in St. Louis, Missouri from October 6 to October 8, 1957. See more »

Goofs

On October 7, 1957, Sam says that the Soviet Union launched Sputnik two days earlier. In actuality, it was launched on October 4, 1957. See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
Moe Stein: Today's letter is from little Sam Beckett in Elk Ridge, Indiana. Sam writes: "Dear Captain Galaxy. Could you please explain your theory of time travel to us?" Well, Sam. Our lifetimes are like a piece of string. But... if you roll the string up into a ball, all the days of your life...
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Connections

Featured in Quantum Leap: Mirror Image - August 8, 1953 (1993) See more »

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