Buck Rogers in the 25th Century

Season 1 Episode 9

Unchained Woman

Aired Thursday 8:00 PM Nov 01, 1979 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • When Hugo the android is being pulled under the sand by the Sand Squid (approx. 25:10) the sand is falling up, indicating a reversed shot.

    • Goof: In this episode the prison robot throws a box, but we see that it is obviously just a cardboard box painted silver as we see that it has an unpainted bottom.

  • Quotes

    • Jen: How did I get myself into this?
      Buck: By falling in love with a real fink, that's how.
      Jen: I don't know what that means, but I have a feeling I'm not gonna like it.
      Buck: You're catching on.

    • (Buck and Wilma saying goodbye after he switches places with Val-Zhan and puts on a red prison outfit.)
      Wilma: Be careful, huh?
      Buck: Don't worry, Wilma. I go in. Break Burton out. Rendezvous with you in four hours. It's a piece of cake.
      (Wilma says nothing, but looks concerned.)
      Buck: (Smiling as he hand Wilma his clothes.) Oh, here. Easy on the starch, will ya?

    • Buck: By the way when did the penal system go coed?
      Jen: What?
      Buck: You know... boys and girls together.
      Jen: How else would you do it?
      Buck: You know... men in one place, women in another.
      Jen: Do you know the problems that would cause?

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