The Twelve Colonies of man are annihilated by the Cylons. Adama, commanding the last surviving Battlestar, takes it upon himself to lead all remaining survivors aboard 220 ships to find a new home. After the Galactica's fighter pilots successfully navigate a path through the Nova of Madagon minefield, the spoiled Sire Uri proposes to settle down on Carillon, where food and entertainment are provided by the natives. Adama however, suspects a Cylon trap. Written by
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Did You Know?
Baltar, played by John Colicos
, was beheaded in the Imperious Leader's chamber in the original film, but this was viewed as unsatisfactory by test audiences, and for the three-part series premiere some new dialog by Patrick Macnee
as Imperious Leader was recorded around re-edited footage to make it out that the Cylons order Baltar removed for public execution, only to spare him outright in a new epilogue personally directed by Glen A. Larson
as a new Imperious Leader assigns Baltar to lead Cylon forces. See more
When orbiting Carillon, Adama dispatches military scouts and geologists to locate the old fuel mine. Boxey and Serina are neither, but they accompany Apollo and his team. See more
You want a little ah... company?
I'm kind of companied out, thank you.
But you're going to miss the tribute for the three warriors.
I've given them all the tribute they're going to get.
Edited into Battlestar Galactica