The Time Tunnel: Season 1, Episode 12

The Death Trap (2 Dec. 1966)

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Doug and Tony are transported to February 1861 to a barn where a group of conspirators leaded by Jeremiah plots a plan to kill Abraham Lincoln, but they are surprised by a raid of governmental agents. Tony flees with Jeremiah and his brother Matthew while Doug is arrested by Pinkerton's men. The fanatic Jeremiah has prepared a time-bomb to blow up Lincoln's train but Tony knows that the plan is doomed to fail since history tells that Lincoln will die only four years later. When Jeremiah discovers that Lincoln is at the depot with Doug, he decides to blow up the spot; Tony tries to save his partner by is tied up to a chair in the brother's house. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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While being tied up by Matthew, Tony is arguing with Jeremiah, who backhands him across the face. But Jeremiah raises his right hand, then the camera angle changes to show him hitting Tony with his left hand. See more »

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Doomed Conspiracy
15 November 2009 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Doug and Tony are transported to February 1861 to a barn where a group of conspirators leaded by Jeremiah plots a plan to kill Abraham Lincoln, but they are surprised by a raid of governmental agents. Tony flees with Jeremiah and his brother Matthew while Doug is arrested by Pinkerton's men. The fanatic Jeremiah has prepared a time-bomb to blow up Lincoln's train but Tony knows that the plan is doomed to fail since history tells that Lincoln will die only four years later. When Jeremiah discovers that Lincoln is at the depot with Doug, he decides to blow up the spot; Tony tries to save his partner by is tied up to a chair in the brother's house.

"The Death Trap" is another flawed but engaging episode of "The Time Tunnel". Doug and Tony are involved in a doomed conspiracy to kill the President Lincoln. Maybe the greatest curiosity or attraction is the young Tom Skerrit in the role of Matthew Gebhardt. My vote is seven.

Title (Brazil): "O Túnel do Tempo" ("The Time Tunnel")


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