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 Sikozu Svala Shanti Sugaysi Shanu (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Utu-Noranti Pralatong (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Stark (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Joolushko Tunai Fenta Hovalis (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Capt. Meeklo Braca (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Commandant Mele-On Grayza (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Emperor Staleek (2 episodes, 2004)
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 War Minister Akhna (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Grunchlk (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Rygel XVI (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Pilot (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Muoma (2 episodes, 2004)
Ron Haddrick ...
 Yondalao (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Maryk (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Einstein (2 episodes, 2004)
Stephen James King ...
 Pikal (2 episodes, 2004)
Tim McCunn ...
 Caa'ta (2 episodes, 2004)
John Adam ...
 Lt. Jatog / ... (2 episodes, 2004)
Kim De Lury ...
 Peacekeeper Captain (2 episodes, 2004)
Judi Farr ...
 Scarran Doctor (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Aeryn Sun (2 episodes, 2004)
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 John Crichton (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Jothee (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Chiana (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Harvey / ... (2 episodes, 2004)
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 Ka D'Argo (2 episodes, 2004)
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When a full-scale war is engaged by the evil Scarran Empire, the Peacekeeper Alliance has but one hope: reassemble human astronaut John Crichton, once sucked into the Peacekeeper galaxy through a wormhole. Crichton's task: Get the entire Peacekeeper race to safety before the last war of an era brings and end to the universe. Written by Anonymous

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John Crichton may not have started the war - but only he can end it.


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17 October 2004 (USA)  »

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Trivia

When Crichton is interrogated by the Eidolons and has to explain his predicament, he says he does it for the 89th time. This is a reference to Ben Browder's voice-over for the opening sequence of the 88 episodes of the Farscape (1999) series. See more »

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At the end of Farscape: Bad Timing when Aeryn and John were transformed into crystals, their pulse pistols are clearly visible in the pile (the pistols had not turned into crystals). However, when they were reconstituted at the beginning of 'The Peacekeeper Wars' the first thing they did was pull their guns which were, supposedly, still in their holsters. See more »

Quotes

John Crichton: [to Harvey about Scorpius] You be sure to give him this message.
[the camera pans out to show the note that Crichton wrote, and while Harvey blocks a good portion of the first word, you can make out the letter "F" and that the second word is "Off"]
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Spoofs 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) See more »

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Culmination of all that is best in Farscape
21 October 2004 | by (Washington DC USA) – See all my reviews

This miniseries neatly wraps up the plots and characters of the always inventive, wildly funny, and deeply intelligent Farscape. (Check out the first four seasons for proof).

And it does so with panache! It's wonderful to see Crichton, Aeryn, D'Argo, Chiana, Moya, Pilot and Rygel back, their inimitable selves as usual. And of course the Scarrans, Scorpius, Grayza and a host of other less than savory characters also make their presence keenly felt.

I won't talk about the plot (people have done so already), but the acting and the characters and the plot are all raised to the next level. The wit is just as sharp, the emotions just as strong, and many loose ends get tied up (but not so tightly that there can't be more future Farscape if the creators decide to go that route).

The last hour of the mini is enough to justify it a permanent place on my DVD shelf whenever it comes out. I cried, I laughed, I gasped. I was thoroughly entertained. Truly, some of the best sci-fi out there.


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