Mar. 26, 1989
60 min.
NBC TV Network

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Quantum Leap

Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished... He woke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own and driven by an unknown force to change history for the better.

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Quantum Leap Season 3 (1990-1991)

3x01 3 3x01 The Leap Home Part I - November 25, 1969
November 25, 1969: Sam leaps into himself as a sixteen year old boy in Elk Ridge, Indiana. He has the chance to win a basketball game he had blamed himself for losing and save his father, ...
Sep. 28, 1990
3x02 3 3x02 The Leap Home Part II (Vietnam) - April 7, 1970
April 7, 1970: Sam leaps into a Navy SEAL who is in Tom Beckett's squad. Sam tries to save his life and to succeed on the mission his brother goes on. Sam also realizes he could have ...
Oct. 05, 1990
3x03 3 3x03 Leap of Faith - August 19, 1963
August 19, 1963: Sam leaps into Father Mack. Two young brothers are being lead astray by the older as he leads them down a dark road unless Sam can find a way for them all to reform. ...
Oct. 12, 1990
3x04 3 3x04 One Strobe Over the Line - June 15, 1965
June 15, 1965: Sam is a photographer and has to stop a model from overdosing on pills.
Oct. 19, 1990
3x05 3 3x05 The Boogieman - October 31, 1964
October 31, 1964: Sam leaps into a horror novelist on Hallowe'en. There are various murders being committed under bizarre circumstances and Sam has to figure out what is going on.
Oct. 26, 1990
3x06 3 3x06 Miss Deep South - June 7, 1958
June 7, 1958: Sam must finish at least third in a beauty pageant to get Darlene her scholarship to be a doctor. Sam must also help a fellow contestant when her future is threatened ...
Nov. 02, 1990
3x07 3 3x07 Black on White on Fire - August 11, 1965
August 11, 1965: Sam leaps into a man who has to get his girlfriend accepted by his prejudiced brother. He also has to deal with the Watts riots.
Nov. 09, 1990
3x08 3 3x08 The Great Spontini - May 9, 1974
November 9, 1974: Sam leaps into a amateur magician who risks losing his daughter to his ex-wife and her boyfriend unless he can pull off a life-threatening magic trick to get the money ...
Nov. 16, 1990
3x09 3 3x09 Rebel Without a Clue - September 1, 1958
September 1, 1958: Sam leaps into a biker and must stop a woman from being murdered.
Nov. 30, 1990
3x10 3 3x10 A Little Miracle - December 24, 1962
December 24, 1962: As a personal valet to a rich uptown millionaire, Sam must convince the bitter man not to tear down the building where a Salvation Army mission is located in order ...
Dec. 21, 1990
3x11 3 3x11 Runaway - July 4, 1964
July 4, 1964: Sam leaps into Butchie who has to put up with his older sister and stop his mother from running away for "what could have been".
Jan. 04, 1991
3x12 3 3x12 8 1/2 Months - November 15, 1955
November 15, 1955: Sam leaps into Billie Jean, a pregnant teenager in the 1950s.
Mar. 06, 1991
3x13 3 3x13 Future Boy - October 6, 1957
October 6, 1957: In his latest leap Sam Beckett leaps into Future Boy, who is part of a science fiction show Captain Galaxy. Sam has to prevent his counterpart Moe Stein from being ...
Mar. 13, 1991
3x14 3 3x14 Private Dancer - October 6, 1979
October 6, 1979: Sam as Rod "The Bod", a chippendale dancer, must help a hearing impaired woman named Dianna Quinna realize her dream of being a dancer. Otherwise, she will end up as ...
Mar. 20, 1991
3x15 3 3x15 Piano Man - November 10, 1985
November 10, 1985: As a lounge singer hiding from the Mafia, Sam finds himself being tagged by an old girlfriend who has tracked him down to prove to herself that she no longer loves ...
Mar. 27, 1991
3x16 3 3x16 Southern Comforts - August 4, 1961
August 4, 1961: As the proprietor of this worthy establishment, a brothel masquerading as a sewing school, Sam must prevent the mysterious death of a resident who does not belong t ...
Apr. 03, 1991
3x17 3 3x17 Glitter Rock - April 12, 1974
April 12, 1974: As a glitter rock musician nicknamed "Tonic", Sam has to find out who it is that is going to kill him, which is made all the more difficult by a large line of suspe ...
Apr. 10, 1991
3x18 3 3x18 A Hunting Will We Go - June 18, 1976
June 18, 1976: Sam is handcuffed to an embezzler, who will stop at nothing to get away from him and he also has to deal with his attraction to her, not to mention Al's.
Apr. 18, 1991
3x19 3 3x19 Last Dance Before an Execution - May 12, 1971
May 12, 1971: As he leaps in, Sam finds himself strapped into an electric chair for a murder his host may not have committed. But as he is granted a sudden 48-hour stay of execution, ...
May. 01, 1991
3x20 3 3x20 Heart of a Champion - July 23, 1955
July 23, 1955: When he leaps into half of the "Battling Rooskies" tag team wrestling duo, Sam must find a way to keep his brother from wrestling...or it will result in a heart attack. ...
May. 08, 1991
3x21 3 3x21 Nuclear Family - October 26, 1962
October 26, 1962: In the body of a bomb shelter salesman during the Cuban Missile Crisis, Sam has to stop the killing of a neighbor during a false air raid alarm which results in the ...
May. 15, 1991
3x22 3 3x22 Shock Theater - October 2, 1954
October 3, 1954: Sam leaps into a mental patient just as he is undergoing a high electric shock therapy dosage, which brings out several of the personalities Sam has leaped into in ...
May. 22, 1991
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