Thrown into a distant part of the universe, an Earth astronaut finds himself part of a fugitive alien starship crew.
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Astronaut John Crichton, on an experimental space mission, is accidentally hurled across the universe into the midst of an intergalactic conflict. Trapped among alien creatures wielding deadly technology and hunted by a merciless military race, Crichton is on an epic odyssey more spectacular than anything he has ever imagined. Written by Dr. Jekyll

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Ben Browder is a huge sci-fi fan, just like John Crichton. His participation first on Farscape & later on Stargate SG-1 (1997) is like a dream come true for him. See more »

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Dominar Rygel XVI: I'm nobody's puppet.
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In Episode 3.13 "Scratch 'n' Sniff" The normal end credit music is replaced by background music from the episode. See more »

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Loved it, want it back!!
19 October 2004 | by See all my reviews

It took me a short while to get into this show. I find that most people who don't like it, just don't GET it. Farscape is a deep and intense show with a lot of small twists and turns in a very complicated plot. It is NOT a show you could watch one or two episodes of and know what was going on. They do a great job with the meager budget they work with and create a very livable "viable" view of the far and distance universe taking the level up above Star Trek or Star Wars. Probably my favorite show of all time, and well worth the time it takes to understand what's happening.

A little something for everyone. Action, adventure, drama, romance, etc.

Bring Farscape Back!!


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