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Old April 17 2014, 04:26 AM   #1
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Time Tunnel

Seriously...is it time for a re-boot?
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Old April 17 2014, 04:37 AM   #2
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Old April 17 2014, 05:14 AM   #3
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They've tried to reboot "Time Tunnel" at least once, maybe twice.

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Old April 17 2014, 05:48 AM   #4
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^^yeah, the 2002 pilot never aired, and the 2006 movie, well...
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Old April 17 2014, 08:12 AM   #5
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I'm looking at the 2006 movie on IMDB... It's got the same cast as the 2002 pilot.

I think the movie is the pilot.

Or the scrumptious Andrea Roth was in Both?
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Old April 17 2014, 07:55 PM   #6
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I have the DVD collection of Time Tunnel, and it includes the 2006 movie, which was indeed the pilot (made as a two part broadcast) reworked to movie length. It was very different than the original Time Tunnel. But not bad.
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Old April 17 2014, 10:26 PM   #7
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Youtube is my friend in regards to the reboot.

I look to check it out during my spring break.
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Old April 17 2014, 10:32 PM   #8
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The 2006 pilot is actually pretty watchable, IMO. Could've made a good series if they'd gone ahead with it.
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Old April 18 2014, 03:44 AM   #9
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I thought Quantum Leap was the Time Tunnel reboot.
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Old April 18 2014, 05:17 AM   #10
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The 2006 movie was OK, but a proper reboot could be so much better. Plus they'd have to overcome perceptions left by 'Quantum Leap' and 'Seven Days'. I think too, just IMO, they should go back to the more "observing history" theme of the original rather than "patching timeholes" of the movie. But there's definite possibilities.

Idea: not a reboot, but a new team revving the abandoned Time Tunnel Project, building on what has gone before.
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Old April 18 2014, 05:31 AM   #11
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A proper reboot would have to differentiate itself from the 'sliding' concept - from 'Sliders' - which possibly was inspired by the original Time Tunnel. Of course, there is also the similar Quantum Leap and other shows with - for lack of a better term - 'similar' concepts.
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