Jonny Quest

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (10)

  • (after Race gets clocked by a 'Lizard Man') Jonny: Foolish question #1: does it hurt, Race? Race: Only when I say 'ouch'.

  • (after Dr. Quest destroys the villain's boat with reflected laser light) Race: I don't know how your dad did it, but I'm sure glad he's on our side!

  • Kareem: Stop! Johnny: Sorry, don't speak Egyptian!

  • (After Race hears a howling) Race: Maybe it's that god Anubis looking for his temple.

  • Dr. Quest: Now, now, Dreena, keep your courage up.

  • Hadji: (when asked to spell Mississippi) M..i...s...uh, do you want the state or the river?

  • Toucan: Bandido! Bandido!

  • Dr. Zin: [speaking through his robot's "eye"] We shall meet again, Dr. Quest!

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Notes (25)

  • In this episode Hadji is not present.

  • Additional Crew Animators: Hugh Fraser, Harvey Toombs, Edwin Aardal, Jack Parr Layout: Walt Clinton, Alex Ignitiev, Bruce Bushman Backgrounds: Robert Gentle, M. Mike Kawaguchi, Leo Swanson Technical Supervision: Frank Paiker Ink & Paint Supervision: Roberta Greutert Continuity: Marciel Ferguson, Evelyn Sherwood

  • Additional Crew Animators: Hugh Fraser, Harvey Toombs, Edwin Aardal, Jack Parr Layout: Walt Clinton, Alex Ignitiev, Bruce Bushman Backgrounds: Robert Gentle, M. Mike Kawaguchi, Leo Swanson Technical Supervision: Frank Paiker Ink & Paint Supervision: Roberta Greutert Continuity: Marciel Ferguson, Evelyn Sherwood

  • This episode was originally titled as, "Splashdown Antartica".

  • The actor who provided the voice for Maharaja also provided the voice for Mr. Corvin in this episode.

  • Don Messick assumes the voice of Dr. Benton Quest from John Stephenson from this episode on.

  • The video game, "Jonny Quest: Curse of the Mayan Warriors" has a similar setting with this episode.

  • Mike Road (Race) used a western drawl to provide the voice of the radar operator.

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Trivia (60)

  • Race's shirt in this episode is a polo style shirt, unlike the kind he usually wears in other episodes.

  • This episode establishes that Roger T. "Race" Bannon is a government agent for the Bureau of External Affairs charged with protecting the motherless Jonny from any kidnapping attempts that could compromise Dr. Quest's scientific work for the country. The Bureau's file number on the team is O-37. Race's registration is #XZW 98346-56-2033, Jonny's is #YOY 4649S-32-1175, Dr. Quest's is #XZW 9S346-21-5704.

  • In the beginning of the episode, the Lizard Men destroy two ships with their laser weapon. One is a large metal ship, and the other is a smaller wooden fishing vessel. Strangely enough, in spite of this obvious difference between the two targets, the debris falling from the sky after each ship explodes looks EXACTLY the same.

  • This is the only episode besides "Calcutta Adventure" that Hadji uses judo knowledge.

  • The sliding bar that locks the door is already in the open position, but the guard opens it anyway.

  • The Quest team flies out of Washington, DC on a SST-style jet instead of flying their own Quest One jet.

  • Kareem's gun has a noticable barrel at first, but later, it transformed into a even smaller Derringer-style weapon. Then later, it changed back to the barrel style again.

  • Hadji is the one who said, "You got it!" after Race killed the scorpion, but it is actually Race's voice who said that.

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Allusions (2)

  • A Sign: "nan zi xiu xi shi" (Chinese)
    Translate as, "Men's Rest Room".

  • Title The episode's title is a small play on the title of Nathaniel Hawthorne's well-known gothic novel, The House of Seven Gables (1851).