RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 143,917
Posts: 5,642,026
Members: 25,497
Currently online: 554
Newest member: Knight

TrekToday headlines

Shatner’s Man O’ War As Cinematic Graphic Novel
By: T'Bonz on Mar 31

Blunt Talk Teaser Released
By: T'Bonz on Mar 31

Star Trek ReActions Second Wave Figures
By: T'Bonz on Mar 30

Pegg Addresses Trek 3 Rumors
By: T'Bonz on Mar 30

Nimoy Documentary To Be Produced
By: T'Bonz on Mar 30

Retro Review: The Dogs of War
By: Michelle on Mar 28

Takei Calls For Boycott
By: T'Bonz on Mar 27

April-May 2015 Trek Conventions And Appearances
By: T'Bonz on Mar 27

Quinto TV Alert
By: T'Bonz on Mar 26

Shatner Remembers Nimoy
By: T'Bonz on Mar 26


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Entertainment & Interests > Science Fiction & Fantasy

Science Fiction & Fantasy All your nerd stuff goes here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old April 17 2014, 04:26 AM   #1
HIjol
Commodore
 
HIjol's Avatar
 
Location: A Circle Has No End
Time Tunnel

Seriously...is it time for a re-boot?
__________________
"One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time."
Carl Sagan, US Astronomer (1934 - 1996)
HIjol is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 17 2014, 04:37 AM   #2
Ethros
Vice Admiral
 
Ethros's Avatar
 
Location: 1123 6536 5321
Re: Time Tunnel




ps. Tits
Ethros is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 17 2014, 05:14 AM   #3
Dennis
The Man
 
Dennis's Avatar
 
Location: America
Re: Time Tunnel

They've tried to reboot "Time Tunnel" at least once, maybe twice.

__________________
The Constitution is not neutral. It was designed to take the government off the backs of people. ” - William O. Douglas
Dennis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 17 2014, 05:48 AM   #4
HIjol
Commodore
 
HIjol's Avatar
 
Location: A Circle Has No End
Re: Time Tunnel

^^yeah, the 2002 pilot never aired, and the 2006 movie, well...
__________________
"One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time."
Carl Sagan, US Astronomer (1934 - 1996)
HIjol is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 17 2014, 08:12 AM   #5
Guy Gardener
Fleet Admiral
 
Guy Gardener's Avatar
 
Location: In the lap of squalor I assure you.
Re: Time Tunnel

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?
__________________
"Glitter is the herpes of arts and craft."

Troy Yingst. My Life as Liz
Guy Gardener is online now   Reply With Quote
Old April 17 2014, 07:55 PM   #6
hadd001
Lieutenant
 
hadd001's Avatar
 
Re: Time Tunnel

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.
hadd001 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 17 2014, 10:26 PM   #7
Joel_Kirk
Rear Admiral
 
Joel_Kirk's Avatar
 
Location: Chillin' on Ligon II...
Re: Time Tunnel

Youtube is my friend in regards to the reboot.

I look to check it out during my spring break.
__________________
#BlackLivesMatter/#CrimingWhileWhite/#icantbreathe
Joel_Kirk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 17 2014, 10:32 PM   #8
Mysterion
Rear Admiral
 
Mysterion's Avatar
 
Location: SB-31, Daran V
Re: Time Tunnel

The 2006 pilot is actually pretty watchable, IMO. Could've made a good series if they'd gone ahead with it.
__________________
USS Galileo Galilei, NCC-8888
Prima Inter Pares
Mysterion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 18 2014, 03:44 AM   #9
LaxScrutiny
Commodore
 
Location: Toronto, Canada
Re: Time Tunnel

I thought Quantum Leap was the Time Tunnel reboot.
LaxScrutiny is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 18 2014, 05:17 AM   #10
Australis
Writer
 
Australis's Avatar
 
Location: The Electric Age
Re: Time Tunnel

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.
__________________
1984? We're way beyond that!
Australis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 18 2014, 05:31 AM   #11
Joel_Kirk
Rear Admiral
 
Joel_Kirk's Avatar
 
Location: Chillin' on Ligon II...
Re: Time Tunnel

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.
__________________
#BlackLivesMatter/#CrimingWhileWhite/#icantbreathe
Joel_Kirk is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:11 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.