Jonny Quest: Season 1, Episode 9

Double Danger (13 Nov. 1964)

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While Dr. Quest scouts Thailand for hallucinogenic plants, Race is secretly replaced by a lookalike enemy agent seeking Benton's formula.

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Mike Road ...
Roger T. 'Race' Bannon / Korchek (voice)
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Jonny Quest (voice) (as Tim Matthieson)
John Stephenson ...
Dr. Benton C. Quest / Suthep (voice)
Danny Bravo ...
Hadji (voice)
Don Messick ...
Bandit (voice)
Vic Perrin ...
Dr. Zin (voice)
Cathy Lewis ...
Jade (voice)
Tol Avery ...
Tabak (voice)
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Dr. Quest must go to Thailand to get some plants for a medicinal cure to prolonged space travel. As Hadji and Jonny join Race for a photo shoot, the latter is about to be abducted by one of Dr. Quest's enemies and replaced by a lookalike in order to steal Quest's secret formula. Written by RealLiveClaude

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First appearance of Race's "old flame" Jade. See more »

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Race initially arrives at the temple by climbing down a rope and being lead by a guide. When Jade and the boys later seek the temple to find Race, they are without guide or map, and the part about having to climb down a rope is completely avoided. Then, just in time, Jade's piloted helicopter appears from nowhere to fly them away before a bomb explodes. See more »

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Dr. Zin: I want that formula.
Korchek: Yes, Doctor.
Dr. Zin: An increase in the dosage and your space crew becomes totally without will. Puppets, as it were. Interesting?
Korchek: Very interesting, Dr. Zin.
Dr. Zin: Such pills dropped in the water supply of a major city would reduce the inhabitants to a flock of sheep awaiting instructions.
Korchek: Ooo, a brilliant plan, Dr. Zin.
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The Quests in Thailand
11 December 2008 | by (Tennessee) – See all my reviews

Dr. Quest is in Thailand doing research with some plants that may prove beneficial to future spaceflights. While there, Race takes the opportunity to visit a giant Buddah deep in the jungle for some pictures. But when Race comes back, something's different. It takes Jonny and Hadji a while to figure it out, but there's definitely something odd going on. Race's old flame, Jade, shows up and quickly confirms the boys' suspicions - that's not Race Bannon!

Double Danger is a good, solid episode. The whole idea of a double for Race may be a bit hokey (even I realized how problematic it was as a kid back in the 60s), but it presents an unusual, "fun" situation. I've always found it funny that the highly trained double would blow his cover about five seconds after meeting up with the boys. What an idiot! And calling the monkey "Bandit" is a little to obvious a mistake. Finally, the addition of a woman to the cast like Jade was a very nice, inspired decision. I only wish she could have appeared more often.

A few episodes back, I wrote that it's kind of weird that the series was called Jonny Quest when Jonny so often had little to do in each episode. Double Danger is an exception to this comment. It's Jonny's (and Hadji's) detective work in this episode that saves the day.


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