Battlestar Galactica Intro (1978)

There are those who believe that life here began out there, far across the universe, with tribes of humans who may have been the forefathers of the Egyptians, or the Toltecs, or the Mayans. That they may have been the architects of the great pyramids, or the lost civilizations of Lemuria or Atlantis. Some believe that there may yet be brothers of man who even now fight to survive somewhere beyond the heavens…


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2 thoughts on “Battlestar Galactica Intro (1978)

  1. This theme song was so awesomely dramatic. I equate this to the theme to “Sea Hunt”. And what a crush I had on Maren Jensen. She still hasn’t returned my calls.

  2. vinvectrex says:

    For some episodes, our local station would launch right into the music and omit the opening speech. Not sure if it was something they cut for more commercial time, or it was ommitted from the original. Either way, I love the music, but the opening speech really added to the ambience.

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