Discussion in 'Archive: Census and Games' started by The Gatherer, Jun 13, 2001.
Quantum Leap is one the best shows ever. I am a fan of most of the other series on the poll.
I will watch just about anything sci-fi. LOL Battlestar Galactica and Buck Rogers were staples of my pre-teen and teen viewing years. Love Stargate and Stargate SG-1. Love some old and almost forgottens like Logan's Run [movie and series] and Wizards & Warriors [Jeff Conaway's pre-Babylon tv sci-fi/fantasty foray]. Watched Dr. Who during the Baker years, but never got into the other Doctors [though I met most of them at a DW convention in the mid-80's]. Love Star Trek, especially TNG crew. Loved V [movie and series]. Can you tell I'm a sci-fi junkie? Ok, how about the fact that I can watch lower budget sci-fi series and shows and spot outtakes of battle scenes from the great B-movie Battle Beyond the Stars? LOL Love the Matrix, too, for being not just a great action/sci-fi flick but one with an intelligent story--which is why the idea of two sequels kind of scares me.
And are we talking straight sci-fi or does fantasy/sci-fi like Hercules/Xena count? Better not get started there. LOL
BTW, does this season's new crop of tv sci-fi scare anyone? Andromeda, anyone? And a new Star Trek series upcoming called Enterprise? Do we really need this? Ack! Bring back the Ewoks series, I say.
Yeah, V!! I can't tell you how freaky it was as a child to see that one chick swallow a whole guinea pig. [face_shocked]
CountDookie - I had the same feeling!
Definatly The Matrix, and while not a movie/TV series, I absolutly loved the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy books
OK, I know it's mainly in the UK but it's kind of in the US too: Red Dwarf. I think it is one of the greatest Sci-Fi shows of all time! And when the movie comes out next year, the world will know about RED DWARF!!!! (add evil laugh here)
Star Wars is #1 of all time, of course, but I also like Star Trek (TNG and Voyager, and looking forward to Enterprise - especially because of Scott Bakula! - which leads me to my other favorite) and Quantum Leap.
Most certainly Babylon 5.
Perhaps the greatest media-SF analogue to genre prose ever produced.
ST, what other show has so many fanatics to go with it? I mean there are people who know the languages that were made up for the show. Does anyone know hutteese?
Babylon 5, Stargate SG-1, Battlestar Galactica, Star Trek. Others.
I used to like X-Files a lot (but then Duchovny kinda left and came back and...).
Quantum Leap is an awesome show! Scott Bakula...yum.
I'm liking Farscape right now. Speaking of the Sci-Fi channel...does anyone watch First Wave? I love that show! But it's being canceled...argh!!
Does Terminator count?
I don't like any of these options at all. Guess I prefer fantasy to sci-fi.
I voted Star Trek, but I also very much like B5 and XFiles.
Yeah, RED DWARF (friend sent us dubbed tapes from UK...boy, we were hooked!!)
Well, it really all started when I saw the moon landing I was 4 and it captivated me...from then on I favored SF, but don't like all SF
Liked many SF series TV:
Battlestar Galactica (when it first aired)
Star Trek (all incarnations)
Space, Above and Beyond
and when I was really little...
Lost in Space
and stuff that had to do with magic
My Favorite Martian
I Dream of Jeannie
I think that just about covers it.
tough one, but Farscape takes the cake
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Stargate! Great blend of scifi and mythology; when I first saw the movie I thought it was the coolest idea EVER to have the gods be powerful aliens, and it is a great idea. Is Babylon 5 on anymore? I never got into it, but now I think I should have.
PLANET OF THE APES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I can't wait until the new one comes out, but i know it wont be as good as the original.
I've really gotten into Voyager lately and I used to love TNG.
i thought the Matrix was cool, despite negative reviews. i went in without any clue what it was and absolutely loved it, although i had to see it a second time in order to fully understand it. i am eagerly awaiting the sequels.
Stargate was a cool movie too.
I won't vote on this because I like more than one
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