No fistfights or car chases or rather horse-drawn carriage chases here. But this movie manages to keep our interest with an intriguing plot. Too bad they could not have married the two concepts. The physicists have been experimenting with time travel and reveal their plan to send Earnshaw and Adams back in time to find Henderson's cure for Wood's Fever. The portal the scientists create, as Danny discovers, is more than a mere window on the coming years, because they can actually walk through it and pass through the decades to exist in the future. It seems that a Dr.
So they go throw his papers and analyze what he uses to treat them to find out. So they go throw his papers and analyze what he uses to treat them to find out. Its discoverer was a kindly physician by the name of Dr. Time Travelers Genre Written by Screenplay by Story by Charles Willard Byrd Directed by Starring Theme music composer Country of origin United States Original language s English Production Producer s Cinematography Fred Jackman, Jr. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Time Travelers is a television movie starring , Tom Hallick and. And when they meet Henderson, he says he doesn't know how his patients survive.
After a brief plane ride in which Adams explains that the only artifact of Henderson that's left is a gold pocket watch , Adams introduces Earnshaw to Nobel prize physicist, and former head of , Dr. And when they meet Henderson, he says he doesn't know how his patients survive. Amos Cummings has perfected the art of time travel, and the plan is for Earnshaw and Adams to go back to 1871 and learn how Henderson cured his patients. They make it to the departure point just in time. Joe - Hospital Attendant 1871. But a glitch in the machine's computers sends them the day before the fire not four days as intended.
Henderson and find out how he treated his patients and kept them alive. Clint Earnshaw travel back to 1871 to contact Dr. The plot actually made sense, unlike much of Allen's sci-fi. If they cannot take action for fear of altering events, then what can they do that would be of interest to the viewers? And when they meet Henderson, he says he doesn't know how his patients survive. Evidence shows that the only record of a successful treatment for the disease was destroyed in the Great Chicago Fire of 1871, so the men travel back in time in order to speak with Joshua Henderson Richard Basehart , the only doctor known to have healed victims of the disease. Then they are pursued by hostile primitives, ending up in a cave, where they find an underground city — all that is left of civilization in a future devastated by nuclear war.
Instead of arriving with three days to spare, and in the countryside a few miles north of Chicago near Henderson's rural home, they've arrived with less than two days and in the heart of the city. Amos Cummings has perfected the art of time travel, and the plan is for Earnshaw and Adams to go back to 1871 and learn how Henderson cured his patients. After being outfitted with period gear, clothing, a small microscope and portable centrifuge, Earnshaw and Adams are briefed on the dangers of time travel. Jeff Adams had bowed out of the space program for something he found more exciting: time travel. They place a letter of thanks from the President on Henderson's grave. A substance in the homemade wine is curing Henderson's patients and the time travellers must race to find the holder of the last bottle of the wine. They show Henderson the futuristic microscope and centrifuge and recite the inscription inside his pocket watch, convincing him that they are from the future.
The film was written by Jackson Gillis and Rod Serling. All what they know is that resembles a disease that existed at around 1871 in Chicago, and that a Dr. Betty as Victoria Meyerink In 1976, there's an outbreak of a disease that no one has seen before. One person throws an object back through the portal that damages the equipment on the other side and shuts down the portal. The assistant holds a telegram from Washington, responding to Henderson's cable of thanks with the information that Adams and Earnshaw were not sent by the government.
All what they know is that resembles a disease that existed at around 1871 in Chicago, and that a Dr. Earnshaw himself has contracted the disease. Synopsis In 1976, there's an outbreak of a disease that no one has seen before. In a complication, Henderson's daughter, who volunteers as a nurse, has developed an affection for Earnshaw, and it is returned. The survivors return to the lab, where they make a strange discovery.
In the film's final scene, the time travelers learn that Henderson and his daughter died in the fire. The plot involves a group of scientists who find their time-viewing screen allows them to travel through time. Also, unlike the Time Tunnel series and more recent shows, it didn't depend on a lot of action. Henderson surprises them by saying that he does not know why his patients are surviving. But a glitch in the machine's computers sends them the day before the fire not four days as intended. The film was written by and. Henderson keeps his patients alive.
Earnshaw the doctor looking for a cure was approached by a man, Jeffrey Adams, who believes that he could help him. Earnshaw the doctor looking for a cure was approached by a man, Jeffrey Adams, who believes that he could help him. So they go throw his papers and analyze what he uses to treat them to find out. Release Date: Not Yet Rated 1 hr 18 min Plot Summary A pernicious disease thought to be extinct crops up in the modern day and threatens catastrophe. There's little to no forced humor and precious little technobabble. These men were thinkers, not fighters. They were supposed to arrive three days before the fire, in the country a few miles north, but instead they arrive on the morning of the fire in the heart of town.
I am writing this just because the industry really needs to revisit this genre in a big way. Their past selves are still in the lab, yet to pass through the portal, but they appear frozen. The physicist head of the project wryly observes that he's the first patient to have the disease for over 105 years and survive it! It becomes clear that they have a shared purpose in the two men, Earnshaw and Adams, traveling back in time to find the cure. The residents are frantically working on a spacecraft that will take them to a planet orbiting. Synopsis In 1976, there's an outbreak of a disease that no one has seen before.