Time Tunnel

Chase Through Time - S1-E24

Continuity mistake: Vokar's assistant brings Tony and Doug into the control room, stopping in front of a dome. The assistant is directly in line with Doug and next to the dome, but the next shot shows the assistant standing further from the dome and towards Doug's left.

Scott215

Chase Through Time - S1-E24

Continuity mistake: When Vokar's assistant summons Tony and Doug, they are in a room with very dark walls, but the profile shot of the assistant shows a beige wall behind him.

Scott215

Chase Through Time - S1-E24

Factual error: Raul Nimon uses a silencer-equipped revolver during his attack in the tunnel control room. In reality, a silencer on a revolver is useless, as the exploding gases from the bullet discharge (the gun blast) would exit from the space between the cylinder and gun barrel.

Scott215

The Death Merchant - S1-E25

Continuity mistake: After the gunpowder in the cave explodes, the same keg of gunpowder is blasted out of position and rolls down twice.

Scott215

Chase Through Time - S1-E24

Revealing mistake: The lizard crawling through the jungle in 1,000,000 B.C. brushes against and nudges a heavy tree.

Scott215

Chase Through Time - S1-E24

Revealing mistake: The heavy boulder Tony uses to brace himself to save Nimon easily wobbles as he moves.

Scott215

The Death Merchant - S1-E25

Continuity mistake: The boxes near the wounded sergeant switch positions after Macchiavelli shoots him.

Scott215

The Death Merchant - S1-E25

Continuity mistake: Tony's position instantly changes as he tries to kick Doug off the bridge.

Scott215

Idol of Death - S1-E21

Factual error: One of the Spanish soldiers lights a torch with what appears to be a hand-held lighter. Early lighters were converted flintlock pistols (not yet invented during the time of this episode) and the earliest hand-held lighter would not be invented until three hundred years after this episode's timeline.

Scott215

Idol of Death - S1-E21

Revealing mistake: After the first Native American is shot in the back with the crossbow, the base used to stabilize the arrow in the back of the actor is visible underneath his clothing.

Scott215

Idol of Death - S1-E21

Revealing mistake: When Doug drops the torch on the gunpowder trail, the ignition of the powder is about one foot before the point where the torch is dropped.

Scott215

Idol of Death - S1-E21

Continuity mistake: In the opening scene of Doug and Tony's landing, Doug lands in a bush, but the next shot of the two recovering has Doug outside the bush.

Scott215

Idol of Death - S1-E21

Continuity mistake: After Doug drops the torch on the gunpowder trail, one of Cortez's men grabs and moves the powder keg out of the way twice.

Scott215

Idol of Death - S1-E21

Revealing mistake: The heavy stone table the mask is sitting on in the cave during the fight scene wobbles when bumped by the cast members.

Scott215

Idol of Death - S1-E21

Revealing mistake: The crossbow a Spaniard uses to shoot the elderly Indian is not loaded with an arrow.

Scott215

Kill Two by Two - S1-E17

Continuity mistake: When Doug takes cover in the cave, Nakamura fires two shots at him without chambering a new round in his bolt action rifle.

Scott215

Rendezvous with Yesterday - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: After Tony travels, Doug is beside the senator using a machine but in the next shot the distance between them decreases.

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Rendezvous with Yesterday - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: While Doug is in the maintenance room the French kid opens the door twice.

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Revenge of the Gods - S1-E7

Factual error: This is one of two episodes in the series where a WW2-era German MP38/40 submachine gun was used by American forces (Master Sergeant Jiggs, in this episode) rather than an American weapon such as a Thompson submachine gun.

Scott215

Revenge of the Gods - S1-E7

Revealing mistake: When Tony and Doug are captured by the Greeks, the lead Greek soldier points his sword to Troy. The "Troy" shown is a modern still picture of the ruins of the Greek Acropolis and surrounding structures, complete with a modern blue and white vehicle that looks like a bus in the lower left hand part of the picture.

Scott215

Trivia: Throughout the series, many shots of the extensive time tunnel project are actually "borrowed" footage of the Krell laboratory complex from the 1956 film Forbidden Planet.

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