Between Time and Timbuktu (1972)

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It did not create infinite copies of him. What it did is bounce him all around the earth in time and space (different places) but there was only one of him. (suggest the contributor actually watch it)


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Cast overview, first billed only:
'Cousin Brucie' Morrow ...
Contest Announcer (as Bruce Morrow)
Dortha Duckworth ...
Mrs. Stevenson
Stony Stevenson
Ray Goulding ...
Walter Gesundheit
Bob Elliott ...
Bud Williams, Jr.
Col. Donald 'Tex' Pirandello
Russell Morash ...
Sandy Abernathy
John Devlin ...
Dr. Bobby Denton
Jay Garner ...
President Rosewater
Edie Lynch ...
Island Girl
Jerry Gershman ...
Dr. Paul Proteus
George Serries ...
Ashley Wescott ...
Deaf Juror


A poet-astronaut is shot through an area of space called the Chronosynclastic Infundibulum. He is duplicated into infinite copies of himself, each of whom finds himself in a bizarre situations on a different world. (These scenarios are all derived from the novels and short stories of 'Kurt Vonnegut Jr.', including Cat's Cradle, Welcome to the Monkey House, 'Harrison Bergeron', and 'Happy Birthday, Wanda June'. Written by Shawn Wilson

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Write a jingle and win a trip into space
29 July 2000 | by (Dallas, Texas) – See all my reviews

NASA decides to launch the first "ordinary" man into space, based on writing a winning jingle. Our astronaut gets more than he bargained for with a bizarre trip through space and time. For myself the most memorable parts include: 1) Bob and Ray's ongoing commentary and their attempts to remember Armstrong's "one great step..." line and 2) a future in which the government tries to make everybody equal by reducing them to the lowest common denominator of abilities. It's a real trip watching a ballet performed in which the dancers have to wear weights to make themselves clumsy.

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