In 1960s America, a young couple struggle to expose the truth about a hidden alien invasion, while a secret government organization follows its own agenda in dealing with the threat.
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 John Loengard 19 episodes, 1996-1997
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 Capt. Frank Bach 19 episodes, 1996-1997
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 Lt. Commander Phil Albano 17 episodes, 1996-1997
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 Dr. Halligan 11 episodes, 1996-1997
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 Juliet Stewart 8 episodes, 1997
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20th century history as we know it is a lie. Aliens have been among us since the 1940s, but a government cover-up has prevented the public from knowing this. As the series progresses, we follow John Loengard and Kim Sayers as they attempt to thwart numerous plans of the alien Hive, most of which are tied to historical events and figures. In addition, the pair must stay one step ahead of a covert government agency, Majestic-12, tasked with fighting the aliens while maintaining the conspiracy of silence. Written by David Stumme <dstumme@rochester.rr.com>

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21 September 1996 (USA)  »

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Mračna Nebesa  »

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The series takes place from May 1, 1960 to June 22, 1967. See more »

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Referenced in For the Love of...: Lunar Conspiracy (1997) See more »

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Greatest TV Show EVER!
13 April 2002 | by See all my reviews

Dark Skies is a great show, brilliantly made and highly entertaining. Every aspect of production looks top notch and big budget. The actors are outstanding, from relative newcomers Eric Close and Megan Ward all the way to long time vetran of many oscar winning movies, the late, JT Walsh.

Dark Skies is a great show and why it never got it's second season boggles the mind. If IMDB had a top 250 for TV Shows this would deserve a place in the top 5...certainly the best show in the sci-fi genre.


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