Two astronauts, traveling faster than light, go back in time to prehistoric Earth. Unable to return, they make friends with the "natives."
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 Mac (26 episodes, 1966-1967)
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 Hector (26 episodes, 1966-1967)
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 Shad / ... (26 episodes, 1966-1967)
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 Gronk (26 episodes, 1966-1967)
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 Mlor (26 episodes, 1966-1967)
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 Breer (26 episodes, 1966-1967)
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 Boss (20 episodes, 1966-1967)
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 Clon (19 episodes, 1966-1967)
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Two astronauts, after breaking the speed of light, accidently travel back in time to prehistoric Earth. Unable to return, they make friends with the "natives". Written by Teresa E. Tutt

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11 September 1966 (USA)  »

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Os Astronautas  »

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In the pilot, Imogene Coca's character was called "Shagg." When the producers were made aware of the fact that "shag" is a slang vulgarism in the U.K., they changed her name to "Shadd" - but didn't fix the pilot, which aired (as the premiere episode) as originally filmed. See more »

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It's About Time
12 September 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I remember watching this show as a child of about 11 or 12 and even remember the theme song, although I do get mixed up in the words from the original story and the spin off story when the 'primatives' return to the present. I don't remember any of the episodes except I know I just really enjoyed the show. My children think I'm crazy when I am prompted by one of them saying "It's about time...." and I start to song the theme song - "It's about time, it's about space, it's about 2 people in the strangest place, etc.etc.....". It was really a nonsense show but good for a few (clean) laughs, something that is sadly missing on today's TV.


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