Quantum Leap - Season 3

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NBC (ended 1993)

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Episode Guide

  • 10/5/90
    9.6

    April 7, 1970: As a Navy SEAL in his own brother's squad, Sam must determine whether he is there to save Tom's life or ensure the success of the mission on which his brother was killed. Sam also finds that he could have changed another life closer to home, if only he'd known...

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  • The Leap Home
    Episode 1
    9/28/90
    9.6

    November 25, 1969: As himself at the age of 16, Sam experiences an emotional leap when has the opportunity to both win the high school basketball championship and save his family from their sad fates.

  • Shock Theater
    Episode 22
    5/22/91
    9.3

    October 3, 1954: Leaping into Sam Beederman, a mental patient who is suffering from acute depression, Sam receives an overloaded electroshock treatment, which causes his Swiss-cheesed memory to be replaced by personae from previous Leaps, all of which occurred on future dates. Al, finding himself visible to the mentally absent, must try to complete Sam's mission, and convince him to take another shock treatment, in order to leap Sam out before contact is lost forever.

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  • 11/9/90
    8.8
    August 11, 1965: Sam leaps into a black medical student engaged to a white woman, where he must ensure that he and his fiancée survive the Watts Riot together.
  • 5/1/91
    8.8

    May 12, 1971: "Just think of someplace far away" is the advice Sam hears as he leaps into Jesus Ortega, a Cuban-American being strapped into an electric chair. A last-second stay of execution gives Sam just forty-eight hours to either prove himself innocent or fulfill his mission so that he can leap before the Big Switch is pulled, but the hardest part of this mission will be figuring out the real reason for his leap.

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  • Future Boy
    Episode 13
    3/13/91
    8.8
    October 6, 1957: Sam leaps Kenny Sharp, better known as "Future Boy", sidekick to Moe Stein's "Captain Galaxy", host of the kid's show, "Time Patrol," who also happens to be building a time machine in his basement. Unless Sam can prevent Moe's daughter from attempting to have her father committed, Moe is destined to be killed as he tries to hop a freight train.moreless
  • Runaway
    Episode 11
    1/4/91
    8.7
    July 4, 1964: On a cross-country car trip, Sam, as 13-year-old Butchie, must contend with a sadistic older sister and a mother on the verge of running away from an unfulfilling marriage, in search of what "could have been".
  • A Little Miracle
    Episode 10
    12/21/90
    8.6
    December 24, 1962: On Christmas Eve, Sam leap into Reginald Pierson, valet to a wealthy, heartless contractor, who is in danger of losing his soul in an attempt to demolish a Salvation Army mission, so he can build "Blake's Plaza". Seeing a similarity to the Dickens character, Sam and Al decide to use Al and some holographic tricks to "Scrooge" the greed out of the man.moreless
  • The Boogieman
    Episode 5
    10/26/90
    8.5

    October 31, 1964: Things do more than go bump in the night when Sam leaps into Joshua Rey, a horror novelist, on Halloween. Although Ziggy claims he's there to prevent the death of a church deacon, things go awry when a string of people connected to Joshua suddenly begin to die under very strange circumstances.

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  • Private Dancer
    Episode 14
    3/20/91
    8.4
    October 6, 1979: An aspiring dancer working as a waitress in a strip club is in danger of being led into a life of prostitution unless Sam, as "Rod the Bod," can convince her to audition for a spot in a professional dance group. But, because she's deaf, the choreographer doesn't believe she has the time to give the talented young lady the attention she'll need.moreless
  • 8 1/2 Months
    Episode 12
    3/6/91
    8.4
    November 15, 1955: Billie Jean Crockett is a pregnant teenager who will make the second biggest mistake of her life - giving her baby up for adoption - unless Sam, as Billie Jean, can convince someone to help her raise her child...before he goes into labor.
  • Miss Deep South
    Episode 6
    11/2/90
    8.3
    June 7, 1958: As Darlene Monte, a contestant in the "Miss Deep South" beauty pageant, Sam must come to the aid of an innocent contender who faces disgrace when she allows a sleazy pageant photographer to take nude photos of her with the promise of a huge future. He must also save Darlene's future by ensuring that she finishes third in the pageant, which provides the scholarship she'll use to become a doctor.moreless
  • 4/18/91
    8.3
    June 18, 1976: It's the leap from hell as Sam, a bounty hunter handcuffed to a wily embezzler who will stop at nothing to get away from him, has to deal with his captive, as well as his attraction towards her, despite her countless attacks on him.
  • Piano Man
    Episode 15
    3/27/91
    8.2
    November 10, 1985: Joey Dinardo is a lounge lizard on the run from mob hitmen. When Sam leaps in, his ex-girlfriend and former musical partner has found him, and now both are on a run for their lives from a killer who seems to know their every move.
  • The Great Spontini
    Episode 8
    11/16/90
    8.1
    May 9, 1974: Leaping into magician Harry Spontini, Sam has to prevent his estranged wife from taking their daughter away from him as she files for divorce, so she can marry her sleazy divorce attorney. He also learns that he must save his beloved daughter from a grisly fate.
  • Nuclear Family
    Episode 21
    5/15/91
    8.1
    October 26, 1962: Sam finds himself the brother of a fallout shelter salesman during the Cuban Missile Crisis, where he must defuse a potentially explosive situation as panic sets in on the night of John F. Kennedy's speech to the nation.
  • Glitter Rock
    Episode 17
    4/10/91
    8.1
    April 12, 1974: Sam is a glitter rock star in danger of being stabbed to death after a performance, unless Sam can determine who, from a growing list of people, the real killer is.
  • 11/30/90
    8.0
    September 1, 1958: As "Bones," a member of a motorcycle gang, Sam is an uneasy rider who has to prevent a Jack Kerouac-inspired young woman from meeting her death on the road.
  • Heart of a Champion
    Episode 20
    5/8/91
    7.8
    July 23, 1955: The heart of a champion belongs to Ronnie, a professional wrestler, who will die if he competes in the title match. Sam, as his brother and new partner Terry, must convince him of his hidden health problem, while avoiding his own health problem - the jealous wrestler-husband of a woman who has taken an amorous interest in Sam.moreless
  • 10/19/90
    7.7
    June 15, 1965: Sam is a photographer who must save a fashion model from a growing dependency on amphetamines and a predatory manager's own ambitions.
  • Southern Comforts
    Episode 16
    4/3/91
    7.7
    August 4, 1961: It's the best little cathouse in New Orleans. No, it's the Gilbert Labonte Sewin' & Quiltin' Academy. As the proprietor of this worthy establishment, Sam must prevent the mysterious death of a resident who doesn't belong there.
  • Leap of Faith
    Episode 3
    10/12/90
    7.4
    August 19, 1963: Sam finds himself in one holy mess as a priest in Philadelphia, trying to help an alcoholic priest deal with his own demons while searching for the murderer of a young parishioner.
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