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Air Date: March 26th, 1989

Network: NBC

Series Summary
A psychiatrist travels through time to alter people's futures for the better.

Rating: TVPG

Genres: Science fiction, Fantasy, Drama


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  • With some delicious comic touches, Quantum Leap is slyly offering two cheers for the "sensitized" man of the 1980's. Sam even managed to phone his beloved father, who had died in 1974. The experience left him with tears streaming down his face. Mr. Bakula (''Eisenhower & Lutz,'' Broadway's ''Romance Romance'') pulls all of this off with skillful charm. He could easily get away with devouring an entire quiche. [30 Mar 1989, p.C24] Show More

  • A canny and clever series that makes hardware take a back seat to humanity. [31 Mar 1989, p.3D] Show More

  • Quantum Leap for the most part is so excruciatingly slow and laborious that you wonder if director David Hemmings was trapped in his own time warp. Yet Bakula does nicely, and the story ultimately accelerates and even yields some very affecting moments as Beckett intrudes on his own past. [25 Mar 1989, p.C6] Show More

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Nominated Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Drama Series