Silver Spar Squadron is overtaken by a Ship of Lights and subsequently disappears. Investigating a red planet, Apollo, Starbuck and Sheba find a crashed starship and a lone survivor, the mysterious Count Iblis. After Sheba takes him on a tour of the Galactica and other ships in the fleet, the charismatic Count offers to perform three miracles of the Colonial's choosing if they will surrender leadership of the fleet to him. Written by
The TV Archaeologist
Did You Know?
The wrecked ship on the red planet was built from pieces scavenged from sets used in Universal's TV movie Brave New World
(1980) See more
According to dialog, four Viper pilots have disappeared. Yet in the opening scenes we see five of them (stock footage from earlier episodes) See more
What is it? What are they?
Don't be frightened. They cannot hurt you as long as you're with me.
The lights? But they're so beautiful.
Don't be beguiled. They taunt you with a glow that conceals everlasting darkness. Look away, Sheba, you are safe with me.
Edited from Silent Running
Main Title: Theme from Battlestar Galactica
Composed and Conducted by Stu Phillips
Performed by The Los Angeles Philharmonic See more