Dr. Wells has a new project that involves the direct (and permanent) transfer of information to the brain of Joe Patton from a computer. However, Joe's girlfriend, Jenny, (another operative) expresses concern for Joe's safety.
Did You Know?
This episode served as a pilot for a spin-off that materialized with the same director and producers, but a different cast: The Ultimate Impostor
(1979). However, this second version did not lead to a series either. See more
The hour-hand of Joe's watch is not coordinated with the minute-hand; it "lags" by nearly half an hour: when the minute-hand is a little past the three-quarter-hour mark, the hour-hand is just past the quarter-hour mark. See more
The main title sequence has been shortened: Richard Anderson's "we can rebuild him" speech, for example, is the shorter version from season 1. See more
Followed by The Ultimate Impostor