A year has elapsed since the Galactica began the voyage of the fugitive Colonial Fleet on their quest for the mythical planet Earth, and fleet wide supplies of fuel are now critically low, to the point where the civilian fleet must shut down ship thrusters and coast through space. Patrolling well ahead of the Fleet, Captain Apollo and Lieutenant Starbuck come under fire - but after a prolonged pursuit their attackers turn out to be Colonial Vipers! These Vipers are flown by Lieutenants Sheba and Bojay, ace pilots from the battlestar Pegasus, a battlestar thought destroyed two years earlier in the Cylon empire's conquest of the allied human world Molecay. Apollo and Starbuck are flown to the Pegasus and meet its legendary commander, Cain. Eventually, the Pegasus reaches a rendezvous with the Galactica and Cain, greeted as a conquering hero for returning from the dead as well as for returning Apollo and Starbuck alive and well, informs Commander Adama about Gomoray, the capital planet ...
Did You Know?
Lloyd Bridges' character "Commander Cain" is wearing on his jacket collar US Navy "Command Ashore" insignias (a trident surrounded by a laurel wreath. See more
At around 15 mins into the episode, the scene where Cain asks Apollo and Starbuck if they know Cassiopeia is out of sequence and was obviously a part of their earlier first scene together on the Pegasus. However it was edited into the episode after Cain, Apollo and Starbuck had already gone to the Galactica, yet here they are on the Pegasus again for no reason. See more
Anything is possible. But I prefer to deal with the probable.
Main Title: Theme from Battlestar Galactica
Composed and Conducted by Stu Phillips
Performed by The Los Angeles Philharmonic See more