When SG-1 arrives on a mission to P4A-771, goa'uld troops are waiting to fire at them; only Teal'c and Dr. Daniel Jackson, who gets hurt, escape back to earth, and the stargate is damaged, temporarily out of order. Captain Carter realizes she and colonel O'Neill, who has a broken leg and rib, must be on the wrong planet, probably a mis-dialed address or stargate malfunction: they are stuck next to a Stargate in a cave on an icy wasteland. Her attempts to get the stargate working properly are all frustrated as she can't figure out what's wrong with it, just as Daniel's efforts to guess where they can be, till he has a radical, yet simple idea ... . Written by
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There is an outtake where Amanda Tapping (Carter) berates Richard Dean Anderson (O'Neill) because he does not know how to get out of their predicament even though he spent seven years on MacGyver. This, of course, is a humorous reference to Anderson's former role as the title character in MacGyver
(1985), who became famous for his ingenuity and resourcefulness in finding ways out of danger. This outtake is included in the Season 1 DVD extras. See more
When the gate is fixed after the overload, the SGC redial P4A-771 to search for Jack and Sam, but on the Dialing Supercomputer, the chevrons dialed are those for Abydos [The first ever planet visited in the Stargate film - dialed with chevrons: Taurus, Serpens Caput, Capricorn, Monoceros, Sagittarius, Orion] and not that of P4A-771. See more
Try to stay put, Sir, I think your leg's broken.
No, my leg's definitely broken. What's the bad news, 'cause unless they've redecorated the Gate room, I don't think we're in Kansas anymore.
References The Wizard of Oz
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