On that same note, it's not the last time Brad Pitt would lead an army of monkeys out to overthrow society.
Before sending him back in time again, the scientist played by actor Simon Jones tells Cole that his idea of preserving the spider was a good one, and to try it again. Jones would know; as Arthur Dent, in the original radio series of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, he and Ford Prefect pulled off a pretty similar trick with a fossilised towel.
Narm Charm: The airport shooting of James Cole, anyone? Pretty narmy by all standards, but by the final time the scene is played, it's turned into a Tear Jerker.
From the show:
Ensemble Dark Horse: Deacon the "psychopathic Han Solo", who was promoted to the main cast after season one.