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Conquest of the Earth (1981)

The Battlestar Galactica and its ragtag fleet of ships finally locate the Earth, only to discover that the planet is not prepared for the inevitable Cylon invasion.

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Captain Troy (archive footage)
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Commander Adama (archive footage)
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Count Baltar (archive footage)
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Dr. Donald Mortinson (archive footage)
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The Battlestar Galactica and its ragtag fleet of ships finally locate the planet Earth, only to discover that the Cylons have followed them there. Captain Troy and Lieutenant Dillon are dispatched to speak with nuclear physicist Donald Mortinson and obtain his help by gathering scientists to defend Earth against the Cylon invasion. Arrested as anti-nuclear demonstrators, Troy and Dillon befriend feisty television reporter Jamie Hamilton who helps them understand Earth culture. Troy are Dillon are then dispatched to find a crashed Cylon Raider, only to find that the Cylons have stumbled into a Halloween party. Written by Jason Legere <jlegere@ppc.cdnpeacekeeping.ns.ca>

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7 May 1981 (Australia)  »

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Galactica III: Conquest of the Earth  »

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In Galactica 1980 (1980) (the TV series from which this movie is pieced together) the character of Dr Zee was played by Robbie Rist in the pilot, but was subsequently replaced by James Patrick Stuart. However, footage of both actors turns up in this movie. To get around this continuity issue, some lines have been re-dubbed to split Dr Zee into two separate characters. Rist remains Dr Zee, whilst Stuart becomes "Dr Zen". See more »

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Follows Mission Galactica: The Cylon Attack (1979) See more »

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Hopelessy Bad
24 May 2002 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

The third and last Galactica Movie.with none of the original cast.Awful Acting and really bad back projection scenes.The movie was a big letdown and the cast look like they would rather be somewhere else.if you like laughing at bad movies this may do.1 out of 10


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