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).
- The props used in this show (such as the computers and guns) also were used in Lost in Space, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, Land of the Giants and Batman.
- Many if not most episodes made extensive use of stock footage from the 20th Century Fox film library, which allowed producer Irwin Allen to do shows against an "epic" backdrop the could not…
[show]Many if not most episodes made extensive use of stock footage from the 20th Century Fox film library, which allowed producer Irwin Allen to do shows against an "epic" backdrop the could not have been done on a television budget.