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Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars 

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When a full-scale war is engaged by the evil Scarran Empire, the Peacekeeper Alliance has but one hope: reassemble human astronaut John Crichton, once sucked into the Peacekeeper galaxy ... See full summary »
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2004  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Ben Browder ...  John Crichton 2 episodes, 2004
Claudia Black ...  Aeryn Sun 2 episodes, 2004
Anthony Simcoe ...  Ka D'Argo 2 episodes, 2004
Gigi Edgley ...  Chiana 2 episodes, 2004
Wayne Pygram ...  Harvey / ... 2 episodes, 2004
Raelee Hill ...  Sikozu Svala Shanti Sugaysi Shanu 2 episodes, 2004
Melissa Jaffer ...  Utu-Noranti Pralatong 2 episodes, 2004
Paul Goddard ...  Stark 2 episodes, 2004
Tammy Macintosh ...  Joolushko Tunai Fenta Hovalis 2 episodes, 2004
David Franklin ...  Capt. Meeklo Braca 2 episodes, 2004
Rebecca Riggs ...  Commandant Mele-On Grayza 2 episodes, 2004
Duncan Young Duncan Young ...  Emperor Staleek 2 episodes, 2004
Francesca Buller ...  War Minister Akhna 2 episodes, 2004
Hugh Keays-Byrne ...  Grunchlk 2 episodes, 2004
Jonathan Hardy ...  Rygel XVI 2 episodes, 2004
Lani John Tupu ...  Pilot 2 episodes, 2004
Sandy Gore ...  Muoma 2 episodes, 2004
Ron Haddrick ...  Yondalao 2 episodes, 2004
Linal Haft ...  Maryk 2 episodes, 2004
John Bach ...  Einstein 2 episodes, 2004
Stephen James King Stephen James King ...  Pikal 2 episodes, 2004
Tim McCunn ...  Caa'ta 2 episodes, 2004
John Adam ...  Lt. Jatog / ... 2 episodes, 2004
Kim De Lury ...  Peacekeeper Captain 2 episodes, 2004
Judi Farr Judi Farr ...  Scarran Doctor 2 episodes, 2004
Nathaniel Dean ...  Jothee 2 episodes, 2004
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When a full-scale war is engaged by the evil Scarran Empire, the Peacekeeper Alliance has but one hope: reassemble human astronaut John Crichton, once sucked into the Peacekeeper galaxy through a wormhole. Crichton's task: Get the entire Peacekeeper race to safety before the last war of an era brings and end to the universe. Written by Anonymous

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John Crichton may not have started the war - but only he can end it.


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Trivia

When John is explaining wormholes in the classroom the equation on the left chalkboard at the top right reads E = M.C. Hammer. See more »

Goofs

At the end of Farscape: Bad Timing when Aeryn and John were transformed into crystals, their pulse pistols are clearly visible in the pile (the pistols had not turned into crystals). However, when they were reconstituted at the beginning of 'The Peacekeeper Wars' the first thing they did was pull their guns which were, supposedly, still in their holsters. See more »

Quotes

Chiana: [Chiana is nearly hysterical after D'Argo's death, and is talking to Chricton] Hey, come here. Kill the frelling sledgeknots. And kill their mothers, too. An-and if you can kill 'em slowly, do it.
Rygel XVI: Back off, Chiana.
Chiana: [lunges at Rygel and grabs his clothing] Keep away! D'Argo's dead. Do you think I frelling care what I do to *you*?
Rygel XVI: [looks into her eyes for a second] Yes.
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Space Shuttle footage provided by NASA See more »

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References 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) See more »

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Excellent ending!
19 October 2004 | by faridalvaSee all my reviews

For all the farscapers that were left at the edge of their seats from the series' finale cliff-hanger, you will be truly satisfied with how this mini-series successfully ties all loose ends. I was impressed on how the they took a few minutes to summarize the series and quickly introduces the characters, their relationships and the basic plot line to any new viewers at the beginning. After that, the show takes off!

Farscape: The Peackeeper Wars continues to extract elements from what made the series superb in the first place, by relying on characterization and great dialogue. What lies at the core of the Farscape world is their characters, their relationships with one another, their own evolution as a person and their abilities to deal with a harsh environment. All the sci-fi elements, at times, seem almost to be implemented as accessories, an extra-added bonus. The basic story lines and character develop can work in the real world.

With a bigger budget to work with, the mini-series' special effects were very impressive, not to say that the series' wasn't either. The program had it all, space battles, laser-gun battles, worm holes, scary aliens and alien romance! I was kept at the edge of my seat the whole time.

Although I was greatly hurt that the series was cancelled, I was truly satisfied on how Farscape ended, although some out there won't be happy on how some of the story lines and characters ended. For those not familiar with Farscape, the mini-series acts as a spring-board to go back from the beginning watch the series. Your best bet is on DVD, as the SciFi Channel rarely show reruns and when they do, it'll most likely be on in the early morning hours.


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17 October 2004 (USA) See more »

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