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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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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 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 Ron Haddrick ...  Yondalao 2 episodes, 2004
Linal Haft Linal Haft ...  Maryk 2 episodes, 2004
John Bach ...  Einstein 2 episodes, 2004
Stephen James King Stephen James King ...  Pikal 2 episodes, 2004
Tim McCunn 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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Language:

English

Release Date:

17 October 2004 (USA) See more »

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The Farscape Miniseries See more »

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(2 parts)

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Color

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16 : 9
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This was Jonathan Hardy's final television appearance before his death on July 30, 2012 at the age of 71. See more »

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Pilot's voice sounds different than it did in Farscape the series, as a result of a different sound system used to filter Lani John Tupu's voice. See more »

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Einstein: Time.
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Einstein: Time.
John Crichton: Wounds all heels.
Einstein: Time.
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John Crichton: Time ends.
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And so it ends...
18 April 2005 | by quitchySee all my reviews

I expected a lot of The Peacekeeper Wars, and I think these hopes were a little unrealistic for a mini-series trying to cover what was intended for a series.

Unfortunately, this very much a full series squeezed into three hours. Many fascinating stories could be discerned, but few had the air time they needed, and many were simply confusing. Characters exchanged meaningful looks, only to never be seen again. The editing process had taken its toll.

For a Farscape "episode" this was surprisingly conventional fare, and in places it did wander into the cliché. But full credit for the minds behind it, they were squeezing in a series (and from the content on display it seems obvious that their claims to having plans for the fifth series were far from insubstantial) and simply didn't have the time. Beyond all this, it was still Farscape. Brilliant acting, fine writing and the age old characters, all a little wiser as they were in series four.

I rather enjoyed the... unconventional end to series four, but it's obvious that many wanted closure, and while it doesn't entirely satisfy that demand, it was good to see the finest sci-fi ever made back on our screens, if only for a little while.


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