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« on: October 03, 2009, 09:45:29 AM »

I've been watching this on my computer through Netflix.  It was never a show I followed religiously but loved the episodes I did catch.  Do you like the show?  What are some of your favorite episodes?

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« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2009, 10:45:54 AM »

When I got home from school, it would always be on BBC2 at 6pm.

I'm very nostalgic for the theme !!

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It seems a little sappy now I'm older, but fun !


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« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2009, 08:44:08 PM »

The little woman and I watched this every week, my favorite was seeing Scott Bakula waddling around pregnant in a floral print maternity dress complaining about how bad his back hurts. We kept waiting for Capt. Archer to say "oh boy" every time we watched "Enterprise".

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« Reply #3 on: October 03, 2009, 10:33:11 PM »

Quantum Leap was a show I did follow religiously back in the day when it first came on and even through a couple of runs and even when it popped up back on USA and Sci-Fi.



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« Reply #4 on: October 04, 2009, 02:58:26 PM »

I F'n love Quantum Leap.  I wish they still played the re-runs.
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« Reply #5 on: October 04, 2009, 06:37:29 PM »

My Dad rented the first season a few months ago and I watched it all.  It's a little cheesy, but then again, I wouldn't be on this website if I didn't like cheesy.  TeddyR

I'll probably watch more episodes once my have-to-watch list gets a little shorter.
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« Reply #6 on: October 04, 2009, 10:53:48 PM »

I have fond memories of this show. I used to watch it with my parents when I was a little kid along with Star Trek: TNG.

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« Reply #7 on: October 05, 2009, 12:43:28 PM »

I loved this show and watched it religiously. The series ending was IMO, one the best endings to a series ever. I  liked all the episodes when he goes back to his childhood, when he was the pregnant girl, and when gets to help save Al's marriage.

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« Reply #8 on: October 05, 2009, 02:12:20 PM »

Some my favorites are the Jimmy one, when he leaps into a boxer also the best part of that one is one of my favorite 80's lady is in it Terri Copley, the wrestling brothers, helping a beautiful deaf girl to become a dancer, he became a rock singer and alot more I would like to put down.
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« Reply #9 on: November 21, 2009, 10:24:33 PM »

My favorites are the pregnancy episode, the evil leaper episodes, and the trilogy episodes.

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« Reply #10 on: December 07, 2009, 11:19:32 AM »

The one I remember the most was the JFK episode. I think that might actually have been a 2 or 3 parter.


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« Reply #11 on: December 08, 2009, 03:35:16 AM »

LOVED the show as a kid.  We have the first season, and I have to admit I find a lot of the first season episodes slow and kind of boring.  I believe it picks up quite a bit in the second and third though.

My favorite episode is what I think is the first episode where Sam is in a woman.  At the end he convinces a man who was harassing him that he's really a guy.  Great ending.  I also like the episode that is a version of A Christmas Carol, with Al pretending to be the different ghosts. Dean Stockwell is awesome.
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« Reply #12 on: December 10, 2009, 04:31:07 PM »

I knew a few people who never missed it, but I only caught a couple of episodes. I think I'd like to check it out on video.

The episode that sticks in my memory is the one where Sam leaps into himself as a kid. He spends most of the episode trying to fix his family's future problems and failing miserably, until he figures out that he was given a chance to relive a bit of his childhood, and he's wasted it making everybody miserable.

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« Reply #13 on: February 24, 2018, 11:02:22 AM »

Someone found what appear to be still shots of an extended ending for the series:

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