The mysterious Ship of Lights reappears, hijacks Apollo and his viper in space and sends him on a quest to save the planet Terra during peace negotiations with the Eastern Alliance. One of ... See full summary »

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Count Baltar (credit only)
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Lieutenant Athena (credit only)
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Boxey (credit only)
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The mysterious Ship of Lights reappears, hijacks Apollo and his viper in space and sends him on a quest to save the planet Terra during peace negotiations with the Eastern Alliance. One of the beings of light takes human form to guide Apollo, and makes him take on the appearance of a missing Terran named Charlie. Written by The TV Archaeologist

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18 March 1979 (USA)  »

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Trivia

'Richard Hatch (I)' voiced his concern about his character Apollo being so square and Starbuck being the focus of the majority of episodes to story editors Jim Carlson and Terrence McDonnell. They promptly reversed the names of the main characters in the second draft of 'Experiment in Terra', turning yet another Starbuck adventure into an Apollo story. See more »

Goofs

Starbuck and Brenda are searching for his Viper in the middle of the night. The next shot of the praesidium building shows that it is day time. Later, we see Starbuck and Brenda still driving around at night. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Starbuck: That's close enough! And eh, lower your weapons.
Officer: There are nine of us to one of them.
Lt. Starbuck: [Bluffing] That you can see...
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References Experiment in Terror (1962) See more »

Soundtracks

Let's Go Home
End Title" (uncredited)
Composed and Conducted by Stu Phillips
Performed by The Los Angeles Philharmonic
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