Battlestar Galactica Trailer

Battlestar Galactica Trailer (1978)

"A billion light years from Earth the human race is fighting for survival" 16 September 1978 Adventure, Sci-Fi 125 mins

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.

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Richard Hatch

as Capt. Apollo

Dirk Benedict

as Lt. Starbuck

Lorne Greene

as Commander Adama

Herb Jefferson, Jr.

as Lt. Boomer

Maren Jensen

as Athena

Laurette Spang

as Cassiopeia

Terry Carter

as Colonel Tigh

Tony Swartz

as Flight Sgt. Jolly

Lew Ayres

as President Adar

John Colicos

as Baltar

Wilfrid Hyde-White

as Sire Anton

John Fink

as Dr. Paye

Jane Seymour

as Serina

Ray Milland

as Sire Uri

Ed Begley Jr.

as Flight Sgt. Greenbean


Stu Phillips

Original Music Composer

Ben Colman

Ben Colman Director of Photography

International Titles

Saga of a Star World Trailer

Battlestar Galactica - The Movie Trailer

International Releases Dates

Canada 16 September 1978

United Kingdom 25 October 1978

United States 18 May 1979

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