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* ArtisticLicensePhysics: How could a contraption made of strings hooked up to a bunch of mechanical clocks possibly control ''time itself''? Your guess is as good as ours. It sure ''looks'' nifty though, in a ClockPunk sort of way.

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* ArtisticLicensePhysics: How could a contraption made of strings hooked up to a bunch of mechanical clocks possibly control ''time itself''? itself'', even if the strings are made of "rare magnetic wire"? Your guess is as good as ours. It sure ''looks'' nifty though, in a ClockPunk sort of way.


After two women kill the playboy who's blackmailing them, they come across the home of an inventor (Creator/DavidMcCallum) whose "time tilter" can bring people back from the dead.

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After two desperate women (Creator/VeraMiles, Barbara Rush) kill the playboy who's blackmailing them, them (Scott Marlowe), they come across the home of an inventor (Creator/DavidMcCallum) whose "time tilter" can bring people back from the dead.


* DarkAndTroubledPast: Hinted at with Tone. His mother died when he was a child, which drove him to devote his life to find a way to resurrect the dead.

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* DarkAndTroubledPast: Hinted at with Tone. [[MissingMom His mother died died]] when he was a child, which drove him to devote his life to find a way to resurrect the dead.


* CreepyGood: Tone is generally a good guy - he wants to bring people's loved ones back to life with his invention -, but he is ''very'' creepy.

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* CreepyGood: Tone is generally a good guy - -- he wants to bring people's loved ones back to life with his invention -, -- but he is ''very'' creepy.



* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: Tone when he realizes he resurrected an evil, amoral man.

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* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: Tone when he realizes he resurrected an evil, amoral man.blackmailer.

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* DarkAndTroubledPast: Hinted at with Tone. His mother died when he was a child, which drove him to devote his life to find a way to resurrect the dead.

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* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: Tone when he realizes he resurrected an evil, amoral man.

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* CreepyGood: Tone is generally a good guy - he wants to bring people's loved ones back to life with his invention -, but he is ''very'' creepy.


* DrivesLikeCrazy: The opening scene has Andre recklessly speeding through the French countryside in his Rolls-Royce while Cassia lights his cigarette. In ''The Outer Limits'' version this is heavy {{Foreshadowing}}, as Andre dies by crashing his car at the end.

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* DrivesLikeCrazy: The opening scene has Andre recklessly speeding through the French countryside in his Rolls-Royce while Cassia lights his cigarette. In ''The Outer Limits'' version this This is heavy {{Foreshadowing}}, as Andre dies by crashing his car at the end.


* DrivesLikeCrazy: The opening scene has Andre recklessly speeding through the French countryside in his Rolls-Royce while Cassia lights his cigarette.

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* DrivesLikeCrazy: The opening scene has Andre recklessly speeding through the French countryside in his Rolls-Royce while Cassia lights his cigarette. In ''The Outer Limits'' version this is heavy {{Foreshadowing}}, as Andre dies by crashing his car at the end.


* ArtisticLicensePhysics: How could a contraption made of strings hooked up to a bunch of mechanical clocks possibly control ''time itself''? Your guess is as good as ours.

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* ArtisticLicensePhysics: How could a contraption made of strings hooked up to a bunch of mechanical clocks possibly control ''time itself''? Your guess is as good as ours. It sure ''looks'' nifty though, in a ClockPunk sort of way.


* AssholeVictim: Andre is an amoral, arrogant, narcissistic, sadistic blackmailer whose murder drives the story.

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* AssholeVictim: Andre is an amoral, arrogant, narcissistic, sadistic blackmailer whose (attempted) murder drives the story.


* AssholeVictim: Andre is an amoral, narcissistic blackmailer whose murder drives the stoi

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* AssholeVictim: Andre is an amoral, narcissistic arrogant, narcissistic, sadistic blackmailer whose murder drives the stoi story.


'''Note:''' This episode exists in two versions. One is the ''Outer Limits'' episode; the other is the unsold pilot for ''The Unknown'', a suspense anthology that Creator/{{ABC}} commissioned from Joseph Stefano but ultimately rejected. The two versions are identical before their plots diverge about halfway through the story.



* {{Blackmail}}: Andre is planning to extort a large amount of money from Leonora's father. Tassia was involved in the scheme, but soured on the idea and came up with the idea of poisoning Andre.
* DrivesLikeCrazy: The opening scene has Andre recklessly speeding through the French countryside in his Rolls-Royce.

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* AssholeVictim: Andre is an amoral, narcissistic blackmailer whose murder drives the stoi
* {{Blackmail}}: Andre is planning to extort a large amount of money from Leonora's father. Tassia Cassia was involved in the scheme, but soured on the idea and came up with the idea of poisoning Andre.
* DrivesLikeCrazy: The opening scene has Andre recklessly speeding through the French countryside in his Rolls-Royce.Rolls-Royce while Cassia lights his cigarette.

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* {{Blackmail}}: Andre is planning to extort a large amount of money from Leonora's father. Tassia was involved in the scheme, but soured on the idea and came up with the idea of poisoning Andre.


* DrivesLikeCrazy: The opening scene has Andre speeding through the French countryside in his Rolls-Royce.

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* DrivesLikeCrazy: The opening scene has Andre recklessly speeding through the French countryside in his Rolls-Royce.

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