Thursday, 15 June 2017

BEHIND THE SCENES: COLONIAL FLYER!


At the California soundstages of Universal, a parachute wearing Herb Jefferson, Jr. takes a break between fighting Cylons on Gamoray, during filming of The Living Legend.

DELETED SCENE: STEAM BURN!


Starbuck suffers the wrath of an unseen Athena, getting a nasty steam burn when discovered in the Viper bay partaking in a different kind of "action" with Cassiopeia. These images were from the original take that was ultimately re-filmed for being too much for a family show audience to see.


Thursday, 1 June 2017

CLASSIC IMAGE: LUCKY DAY!


At the Carillon Casino, Starbuck and Cassie enjoy the gambling tables, before deciding to enjoy an altogether different type of game in one of the resort guests rooms, from Saga of a Star World.


CLASSIC IMAGE: A LOT TO TAKE IN!


Apollo tries to get used to his new surroundings as the mysterious John shows him around the enigmatic Lightship, in the opening to Experiment in Terra.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

CLASSIC IMAGE: A SURPRISE MEETING!


A surprised Baltar is freed from his shackles as he watches a confident Adama survey a model of a Cylon Basestar (presumably an actual one built by Apogee from 1978 effects filming) - a meeting of former friends, now old enemies - at an important moment for the survival of the Colonial Fleet, from the series excellent finale, The Hand of God.

GALACTICA 1980: THE NEXT HEROES...


They were never able to replace our original heroes in Apollo and Starbuck, but Troy and Dillon were adequate enough as series leads for the subsequent and short-lived GALACTICA 1980.

Thursday, 4 May 2017

CLASSIC ART: DEATH FROM THE SKIES!


The Cylon Raiders continue their merciless slaughter of Caprica, in this stylish and striking conceptual art for Saga of a Star World, reproduced in B/W for publicity purposes, from the iconic Ralph McQuarrie.