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. However, Adama suspects a Cylon trap.
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The original shooting model, restored for a display at Universal Studios several years after "Galactica 1980" wrapped production, went missing when the display was removed. The model, which Universal views as stolen property, has yet to be recovered. See more
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[civil broadcast transmission
Preparations continue through the night here at the Caprica Presideum. We can see at the moment it is somewhat deserted.
[a few people milling about in the stadium
But with the new dawn, it will be full of Capricans...
[looking over her shoulder at the people
coming here, eagerly and joyfully, to usher in a new era, the era of peace. So far, details of the Armistice meeting, going on at this very moment on the star Kobol, are not coming in as we had hoped for.
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Composed and Conducted by Stu Phillips
Performed by The Los Angeles Philharmonic See more