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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Battlestar Galactica Star Richard Hatch Dies at 71

The universe of Battlestar Galactica lost one of its stars today. Richard Hatch, who played Captain Apollo in the short-lived 1978 version of Battlestar Galactica, has passed away at the age of 71, reports TMZ. Hatch also had a recurring role on… Read more

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Kobol's Last Gleaming, Pt 2 Season 1, Episode 13 Dec 3, 1978 Paid

Part 2 of 2. When Commander Adama learns that Kara disobeyed orders and Jumped to Caprica on orders from President Roslin, he demands the president's resignation, with the implied threat of a military coup.

Tigh Me Up, Tigh Me Down Season 1, Episode 11 Nov 19, 1978 Subscription

When Commander Adama brings Saul Tigh’s wife (presumed dead) on board the Galactica, it spurs more of the Cylon paranoia already rampant throughout the fleet.

Flesh and Bone Season 1, Episode 10 Nov 12, 1978 Subscription

"Are Cylons man or machine?" Kara Thrace discovers the limits to her own humanity when she’s ordered to torture a Cylon who claims he’s put a bomb aboard Galactica.

Six Degrees of Separation Season 1, Episode 9 Oct 29, 1978 Subscription

Gaius Balter is accused of treason by Number 6 (posing as someone named Shelly Godfrey). As the Galactica crew investigates the matter, Baltar ponders his fate.

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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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