Wow! So what's the past like? Are there cyborgs and flying cars?

"past, presANT, and future" is the fifth episode in Season 3 of A.N.T. Farm. It first aired on July 26th, 2013.

Brief Overview

This next song is called Don't Be A Doofus, You Should Dance with Her. You and I Have No Future.

When a teenage Zoltan Grundy arrives in a time machine and falls in love with Chyna, he refuses to go back to the 80's without his true love, so Chyna decides to accompany him back as his prom date.


After the arrival of teenage Zoltan using a time machine, he refuses to go back without Chyna. This leads to the real Zoltan to disappear away, then the building begins to disappear. Chyna then agrees to go with the Teenage Zoltan to go back in time. She sang a song called, "Turn back the clock". After the prom, Chyna tries to go back in time but discovers that the time machine broke. It is revealed that teenage Zoltan doesn't know how to fix the machine. After a bunch of days, an adult Chyna comes in the school. A new time machine was made to go back in time to fix it. In the end, it is revealed that it was all a dream. Sometime in the episode, Lexi tries to go back in time to correct an ugly 5th-grade picture of herself.[1] However, when Angus goes back in time, it is revealed he was the one who messed up Lexi's hair.




Guest Stars

  • Joey Luthman as Young Zoltan Grundy
  • Kaylee Bryant as Tina Gosetti

Songs Featured


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Past, presANT, and future - Clip - A.N.T

Past, presANT, and future - Clip - A.N.T. Farm - Disney Channel Official-0


  • This episode aired a part of Disney Channel's Flash Forward Weekend
  • When Chyna and teenage Zoltan went back to 1986, an old Macintosh and an Apple Lisa could be seen on one of the shelves. Obviously, that is because both computers were made in the 1980s. However, it could have been any old computer; since most computers at the time looked like that.


  • When Chyna sings "turn back the clock, I wanna rock" the microphone switches from her left hand to her right hand.
  • When adult Chyna destroys the time machine in 1986 that young Zoltan is building, this leads to none of the events happening. However, old Chyna still exists and walks into the school.
  • At the end of the episode Olive has an old phone, but in TrANTsferred and ChANTs of a Lifetime she has a smartphone.


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