Battlestar Galactica

  • 1978
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Big-budget sci-fi flop that was more than a bit reminiscent of `Star Wars' (with which it shared a special-effects creator). Set 4000 years in the future, `Galactica' follows the fragile fortunes of a caravan of spaceships fleeing to Earth from a galaxy dominated by mechanical beings bent on destroying the human race. The series launched on ABC and was (more…)

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Season 1, Episode 16 War of the Gods

First Aired: January 21, 1979

Adama is suspicious of the alien who claims he can lead the fleet to Earth. Second of two parts. Apollo: Richard Hatch. Starbuck: Dirk Benedict. Athena: Maren Jensen. Boomer: Herb Jefferson Jr. Boxey: Noah Hathaway. Sheba: Anne Lockhart. Baltar: John Colicos. Tigh: Terry Carter. Cassiopea: Laurette Spang.

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  • Premiered: September 17, 1978
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Big-budget sci-fi flop that was more than a bit reminiscent of `Star Wars' (with which it shared a special-effects creator). Set 4000 years in the future, `Galactica' follows the fragile fortunes of a caravan of spaceships fleeing to Earth from a galaxy do… (more)

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