Scientists Tony Newman and Doug Phillips are the young heads of Project Tic-Toc, a $7 billion government installation buried beneath the desert. They have invented a Time Tunnel, which will allow people to visit anywhere in time and space. While testing it for an impatient senator, they became trapped in time, and each week travel to important historical event.
Last Episode01x30 Town of Terror Aired: Apr. 07, 1967
From the Mahdist War of 1883 Doug and Tony hurtle to the seaside town of Cliffport, Maine in September 10, 1978 – a full ten years in the future. …
The Time Tunnel: Season 1, Episode #23 - Pirates Of Deadman's Island
Tony and Doug are taken prisoners by pirates on the Barbary Coast in 1805 just as the American ships, which…
Series Fun Facts
- Whit Bissell, who played General Kirk, was also in two adaptations of the H.G. Wells novel which popularised time machines: The Time Machine and The Time Machine (1978) (TV).
- Because eligibility requirements for the 1967 and 1968 Emmy Awards overlapped, the program received Emmy nominations in two separate ceremonies.
- After a single season of good reviews but mediocre ratings, ABC offered to renew the series if producer Irwin Allen would cut his budget by one-third. He refused and the series was canceled,…
[show]After a single season of good reviews but mediocre ratings, ABC offered to renew the series if producer Irwin Allen would cut his budget by one-third. He refused and the series was canceled, to be replaced in the fall of 1967 by The Legend of Custer.