Sunday, May 12, 2024

“Battlestar Galactica” on Prime Video

“Battlestar Galactica”, the award-winning science fiction TV series, following a ragtag space fleet carrying the remnants of a human civilization destroyed by a race of cybernetic beings, is now streaming all four seasons from 2004 to 2008, a 2003 miniseries prequel and a 2009 TV movie, exclusively on Amazon Prime Video:

“…’Battlestar Galactica’ is set in a distant star system, where a civilization of humans lives on a group of planets known as the ‘Twelve Colonies of Kobol’. In the past, the Colonies had been at war with an android race of their own creation, known as the ‘Cylons’.

“With the unwitting help of a human scientist named ‘Gaius Baltar’, the Cylons launch a sudden attack on the Colonies, laying waste to the planets and devastating their populations. 

‘Out of a population of several billion, there were 50,000 human survivors; most were aboard civilian space ships that were not near the initial attacks. 

Of all the ‘Colonial Fleet’, the ‘Battlestar Galactica’ appears to be the only military capital ship that survived the attack. 

“Under the leadership of Colonial Fleet officer ‘Commander William Adama’ and ‘President Laura Roslin’, the Galactica and its crew take up the task of leading the small fugitive fleet of survivors into space in search of a fabled thirteenth colony known as ‘Earth’…”

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