My Favorite Martian (1963–1966)
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At the museum, Martin discovers that the long-time curator, Wilbur Canfield, is very unhappy. He has just acquired a new expensive Egyptian piece for the museum, but the museum's board is ... See full summary »

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Leslie Goodwins
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Episode complete credited cast:
Ray Walston ... Uncle Martin
Bill Bixby ... Tim O'Hara
Cecil Kellaway ... Wilbur Canfield
John Qualen ... Matt
Harry Lauter ... John
Maurice Marsac ... Donati
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At the museum, Martin discovers that the long-time curator, Wilbur Canfield, is very unhappy. He has just acquired a new expensive Egyptian piece for the museum, but the museum's board is questioning the authenticity and therefore merit of this acquisition. Because of this, Canfield himself is now questioning his own abilities, as he feels he may be getting too old to do his work properly. The board is calling in an independent expert, Pietro Donati. What's worse, Canfield once discredited Donati's evaluation. Martin will know the piece's authenticity, if he can only get a look at it. In doing so, Tim can get an exclusive story and Martin can validate Canfield as an expert in the field. But the artifact is stashed away behind security until Donati's arrival. Since Martin can't get close to it, he decides instead to levitate it to him. After Martin finds that it is indeed authentic, he has to get it back to the museum. However security is aware that it's missing and thus the museum is ... Written by Huggo

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Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi

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Goofs

Uncle Martin describes a Martian year as being made up of 300 weeks, with each week being made up 8,672 days which would be 7,127 Earth years. Actually, a Martian year 668.59 Martian days (sols) or 687 Earth days. Thus, a Martian year is 1.88 Earth years long which would make Martin approximately 846 Earth years old. See more »

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Tim O'Hara: My motto: Never argue with a Martian.
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References Cleopatra (1963) See more »

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Language:

English

Release Date:

16 February 1964 (USA) See more »

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Mono (Westrex Recording System)

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1.33 : 1
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