Babylon 5: Season 1, Episode 5

The Parliament of Dreams (23 Feb. 1994)

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A week long cultural festival is takes place on board the station. Catherine Sakai, Sinclair's old girlfriend, arrives on the station and G'Kar receives a death threat.

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A week long cultural festival is takes place on board the station. Catherine Sakai, Sinclair's old girlfriend, arrives on the station and G'Kar receives a death threat.

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The production was running a little behind when filming of the Centauri religious ceremony. To help speed things up Peter Jurasik improvised many of his lines and actions, including climbing on the table and the line "...in purple I am stunning!" Mira Furlan was not told what was happening and her reaction is natural (and rather fitting for the character). This was unusual for B5 as improvisation was not usually allowed due to the ongoing storyline. See more »

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When Earth religions are introduced Ivanova shakes hands with a Hasidim Jew. Hasidim aren't allowed to touch women who aren't their wives - in year 2009 at least. This story, however, is set in 2258, 250 years from now, in a universe where the pope is female (mentioned in Racing Mars), and many religious rules may have changed by then, just as they have since 1760. See more »

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Pilgrim: You don't understand. This is my ceremonial blade. I am a pilgrim here for the sacred day of Chu'dag.
Michael Garibaldi: I don't care if you're the Easter Bunny. You're not bringing this on the station.
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16 April 2009 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Even though it does not follow into the main storyline of the series all that well, this is a common known thing about the series in the first season. Still its the proper introduction of Lenier's character, and aside of that a lot of other things. The bar scene at the start has an absolutely brilliant set of quotes in it; 'But in purple, im stunning!!' 'Ah. He has become one with his inner self' 'Hes unconscious' 'Yes, that too'

I wont even try to go into the ending scenes since they're gorgeous and moving, and my descriptions would be a deficit to them. Not a perfect episode but very much worth watching.


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