Battlestar Galactica

Battlestar Galactica (1978)

A billion light years from Earth the human race is fighting for survival

  • Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure
  • Release Date: 1978-09-16
  • User Rating: 6.8/10 from 112 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 5min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Glen A. Larson Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Directors: , .
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From 112 Ratings
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After the destruction of the Twelve Colonies of Mankind, the last major fighter carrier leads a makeshift fugitive fleet in a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth. This film is adapted from a television series that aired on ABC from September 17, 1978, to August 17, 1980. The first and fifth episodes of the series were edited into this theatrical feature film. Taken together, the two episodes ran 148 minutes, without commercials, while the film runs 125 minutes.

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    Art John E. Chilberg II Art Direction
    Art Mickey S. Michaels Set Decoration
    Crew Conrad E. Palmisano Stunts
    Sound James D. Young Music Editor
    Production John Dykstra Producer
    Camera Ben Colman Director of Photography
    Sound Stu Phillips Original Music Composer
    Costume & Make-Up Jean-Pierre Dorléac Costume Design
    Directing Richard A. Colla Director
    Editing Robert L. Kimble Editor
    Art Wayne Fitzgerald Title Designer
    Directing Alan J. Levi Director
    Directing Nick Marck Assistant Director
    Writing Glen A. Larson Writer
    Costume & Make-Up Scott H. Eddo Makeup Artist
    Editing Larry Strong Editor
    Crew Hubie Kerns Jr. Stunts
    Editing Leon Ortiz-Gil Editor
    Camera Reggie Newkirk First Assistant Camera
    Lighting Michael J. Schwartz Electrician
    Production Mark Malis Casting
    Art Lowell Chambers Set Decoration
    Costume & Make-Up Joe Zapata Hairstylist
    Editing Cliff Bell Jr. Dialogue Editor
    Sound Peter Berkos Sound Effects Editor
    Lighting James Kibbe Lighting Technician
    Sound Herbert D. Woods Music Editor
    Visual Effects David Beasley Modeling
    Costume & Make-Up Marvin C. Thompson Makeup Artist