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Battlestar Galactica (1978)

PG 1979-05-18 (US) Science FictionAdventure 2h 2m
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A billion light years from Earth, the human race is fighting for survival.


After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from September 17, 1978, to August 17, 1980. The first and fifth episodes of the series were edited into this theatrical feature film. Taken together, the two episodes ran 148 minutes, without commercials, while the film runs 125 minutes.

  1. Richard A. Colla


  2. Alan J. Levi


  3. Glen A. Larson


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  1. Richard Hatch

    Richard Hatch

    Capt. Apollo

  2. Dirk Benedict

    Dirk Benedict

    Lt. Starbuck

  3. Lorne Greene

    Lorne Greene

    Commander Adama

  4. Herbert Jefferson Jr.

    Herbert Jefferson Jr.

    Lt. Boomer

  5. Maren Jensen

    Maren Jensen


  6. Laurette Spang

    Laurette Spang


  7. Terry Carter

    Terry Carter

    Colonel Tigh

  8. Tony Swartz

    Tony Swartz

    Flight Sgt. Jolly

  9. Jane Seymour

    Jane Seymour


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Battlestar Galactica
Battlestar Galactica

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $3,000,000.00

Revenue -


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