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Otherworld 

Thrown into another dimension, a family must keep ahead of a tyrannical state's hunters while searching for a way home.

Creator:

Roderick Taylor
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Sam Groom ...  Hal Sterling 8 episodes, 1985
Gretchen Corbett ...  June Sterling 8 episodes, 1985
Tony O'Dell ...  Trace Sterling 8 episodes, 1985
Jonna Lee Jonna Lee ...  Gina Sterling 8 episodes, 1985
Jonathan Banks ...  Kroll 8 episodes, 1985
Chris Hebert ...  Smith Sterling 6 episodes, 1985
Wayne Alexander ...  Lieutenant / ... 4 episodes, 1985
Peter Bromilow ...  Praetor 3 episodes, 1985
Brandon Crane ...  Smith Sterling 2 episodes, 1985
Michael Rider ...  Officer 2 episodes, 1985
Janet Graham Janet Graham ...  Woman / ... 2 episodes, 1985
Rodger LaRue Rodger LaRue ...  Corporal 2 episodes, 1985
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Storyline

The Sterling family goes on vacation to Egypt and visits one of the pyramids. However, they get lost while wandering around in the labyrithine interior of the pyramid. When they finally make it out of the pyramid, they discover that they're no longer on Earth. Instead, they've somehow been transported to another planet. And the natives (run by an autocratic dictator) aren't very friendly... Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dimensione Alfa See more »

Filming Locations:

Yuma, Arizona, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Universal Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(8 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

For years, it was rumored that there were five 'lost' episodes of this series that had never been aired (i,e,, 13 episodes were produced, but only eight were ever shown). This has been categorically refuted by producer/creator Roderick Taylor, as well as by the actors on the show. All confirm that only eight episodes were ever shot. See more »

Quotes

[After destroying the thought-monitoring device]
Hal Sterling: Your thoughts are your own.
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Thought it was cool
23 May 2003 | by LepricahnsGoldSee all my reviews

When this show was on the air, I was in high school. I thought the show had lots of imagination. Some episodes worked, others didn't. But when they worked, they were great! I just wish there had been more episodes produced. I think there were only like 8 episodes made.


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