A member of a league of time travelers and a boy travel through time repairing errors in world history.
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Complete series cast summary:
Jon-Erik Hexum ...  Phineas Bogg 20 episodes, 1982-1983
Meeno Peluce ...  Jeffrey Jones 20 episodes, 1982-1983
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Phineas Bogg is a member of a group people called Voyagers. They help history along. Give it a push where it's needed. He is a regular human that was living as a pirate a few hundred years ago, when he was chosen to be a voyager. He travels by way of a gold pocket watch like device called an omni. When the light is flashing red, it means history is wrong. His job is to fix it. In the pilot episode, Bogg ends up in 1982 when his omni malfunctions. (He is only supposed to be able to go as far as 1970.) He ends up in the apartment where 12 year old Jeffrey Jones and his aunt and uncle live. (Jones parents were recently killed in an accident.) While there, Jeffrey's dog grabs hold of Bogg's guide book (basically a history book.) Bogg being a pretty inept history person has no clue what to do without his book. One thing leads to another and Jeffrey falls out of the building's window. The only way to save him is for Bogg to jump out after him and travel through time. Now Bogg is stuck in ... Written by Jonathan Strackman <jersey@newreach.net>

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USA

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English

Release Date:

3 October 1982 (USA) See more »

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Die Zeitreisenden See more »

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Runtime:

(20 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color (Technicolor)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

After leaving his acting career behind, Meeno Peluce became a high school history teacher. See more »

Goofs

At the beginning of each episode the Voyagers are in their usual clothing even though in the course of most episodes they switch out their clothing to blend in and do not always end the episode in the same place or era where they began. See more »

Quotes

Phineas Bogg: [in multiple stories, talking to himself] Smart kids give me a pain.
Jeffrey Jones: [also talking to himself, when Bogg seems to have goofed] Smart grown-ups give me a pain.
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Crazy Credits

During the credits, we hear Meeno Peluce, one of the cast members, say, "If you would like to learn more about [names of three famous things pertaining to the episode], take a voyage down to your public library. It's all in books." See more »

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Edited from The Buccaneer (1958) See more »

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A great show canceled too soon!
24 October 2006 | by gingasnapsSee all my reviews

Voyagers! was an excellent show that could have gone far and taken us on many historical adventures, it was appealing both to children and adults. The teaming of late actor Jon-Erik Hexum and Meeno Peluce was wonderful, they had great chemistry and timing in their roles as Voyagers Phineas Bogg and Jeffrey Jones. Most of the plot lines were so fun to watch and follow, you really did learn some interesting facts along the way. This show is a great addition to the time travel genre and it even inspired another excellent show, 'Quantum Leap.' Jon-Erik was strikingly handsome, funny and charming as the confused pirate/Voyager and Meeno Peluce had a rare natural talent that only children could have, the ability to be lovable and a pain all at once! I highly recommend finding and watching this show to any sci-fi/time travel buffs!


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