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FF:NZ Battlestar Galactica - it's BACK!!

Discussion in 'Oceania Discussion Boards' started by Buzz-Bumble, Apr 2, 2002.

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  1. Buzz-Bumble Jedi Padawan

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    Looks like someone else has taken up the job since Bryan Singer pulled out to do X-Men 2 ...
    BATTLESTAR GALACTICA (4-hour miniseries)
    SCI FI re-imagines the groundbreaking and beloved series in which "a rag, tag fugitive fleet'' of the last remnants of mankind searches for its true home. Fleeing the aliens responsible for the slaughter of their homeworld, the Battlestar Galactica survivors must meet a whole new set of challenges. This intriguing twist on a classic will be written by writer Ronald D. Moore (Roswell, Mission Impossible II) with Breck Eisner (Steven Spielberg's Taken; The Invisible Man) attached to direct. Distributed by USA Cable Entertainment, the project will be executive produced by David Eick (American Gothic, Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, Spy Game).


    YIPPEE!!!! :D
    (IF they do it right.)

    Battlestar Galactica and Knight Rider (hopefully) ... it looks like the quality of TV shows might be on the way up (double-hopefully). :)
  2. Chansplace Jedi Padawan

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  3. YouAgain Jedi Master

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  4. Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan

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  5. SithForceLord Jedi Master

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    I'm with YouAgain. I'be heard the name - but don't hve the slightest what's about.

    [face_plain]

    but... YIPPIE anyway, I guess. ?[face_plain]


    :p
  6. jp-30 Manager Emeritus

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  7. YouAgain Jedi Master

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    I think my great grand father used to watch it or something
  8. farmboynz Jedi Youngling

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    Yeah!!!! Battlestar
    i loved watching that as a kid

    Youagain, SFL, maybe Ace too

    Classic TV before your time

    I hear Knight Rider is going to become a full feature length movie

    Big Dave is exec producer for it and may have a role
  9. Buzz-Bumble Jedi Padawan

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    Battlestar Galactica is as close as we get to a Star Wars TV series - if you ignore the hopeless later "flying motorbike" series. It even had many of the same special effects team.

    The pilot episode is available on DVD (I bought it when I got the Episode I DVD), and the entire series boxed set is due about June. I still need to buy a DVD player though. :(


    Currently Knight Rider is (hopefully) a film, but David Hasselhoff is/was trying to get a new series AND a cartoon series as well.

  10. YouAgain Jedi Master

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    isint knight rider about talking cars?
  11. Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan

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    well I hope they're gonna re-release some of the toys and models, I wants me a daggit!

    As for knight rider the less we see of David hasslehoff the better, was out at my grandmas house and she was cleaning out her cupboards and found her david hasslehoff cassete Ugh 60 minutes of cheesy badly sung songs....need I say more
  12. Buzz-Bumble Jedi Padawan

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    It's ALWAYS puzzled me how many actors think they can sing, and many singers think they can act ... and how many can't do either. ?[face_plain]


    Yes, YouAgain, "Knight Rider" is a talking car - the original series is being repeated on TV4 at 7:30pm, Sunday nights, clashing with Prime TV's "Enterprise". :(
  13. Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan

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    why do I suddenly feel so old?
  14. SithForceLord Jedi Master

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    I remember Knight Rider (wasn't a big fan)

    I LOVED MacGyver! (wants complete DVD set when I have enough $)

    "Maybe ACE too" - ace is 15 - of course him too! :p
  15. Chansplace Jedi Padawan

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    waves daggit in front of Graal

    Nyah Nyah :p
  16. jp-30 Manager Emeritus

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    That's Incredible!

    [image=http://images.google.com/images?q=tbn:9F96CkkhFGcC:www.worldzone.net/music/johndavidson/thatspic.jpg]

  17. Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan

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    I used to love that show!!
  18. farmboynz Jedi Youngling

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    It was cool

    Love the haircuts on the guys they are super fly
  19. Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan

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    and as for Fran Tarkington (?), his parents musta really Hated him
  20. jp-30 Manager Emeritus

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    Short for Francis I believe.

    Now, our stuntman Dar Robinson will jump 50 busses on a motobike, and after the break more dominoes tumble, and then the handicapped kid of the week who can paint stuff and recite pi to 50 decimal places!

    Next week, the pac-man challenge...


    :D

  21. Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan

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    the pac man challenge!! woohoo!
    and francis doesn't make it any better!!
  22. farmboynz Jedi Youngling

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    But remember kids don't try this at home
  23. Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan

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    yeah I remember my friend chris trying to leap his dads pristine mk1 cortina on his chopper, lets just say he couldn't sit down for a week and the poor cortina was never quite the same.
  24. jp-30 Manager Emeritus

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    [face_laugh]

    Did he get a silver "That's Incredible" jacket for his troubles?

  25. SithForceLord Jedi Master

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