The final episode of Sliders for Total Recall, This Slide of Paradise features a riff on The Island of Dr. Moreau as the Sliders have their final confrontation with Rickman on an island full of human/animal hybrids.
Just in time for Halloween, the Sliders end up on an Earth where vampires exist and Wade becomes caught up in a band called Stoker, whose members are all, of course, vampires.
The Sliders chase Rickman back to the world they left the survivors of Maggie’s world on, only to find that it’s populated by dinosaurs, including a particularly vicious T-Rex.
Taking a break from ripping off movies like Species and Tremors, Sliders this week pays homage to the Joesph Conrad classic “Heart of Darkness” as the group finally catches up to the evil Col. Rickman
The episode that killed Sliders for many people, The Exodus Part 2 kills off Arturo and also any hope for Sliders returning to it’s intelligent stories of Seasons 1 and 2.