'Battlestar Galactica (1978)' Best Buy Exclusive

Posted Wed May 22, 2013 at 01:00 PM PDT by

The re-cut 124-minute version of "Saga of a Star World' Blu-ray is currently available exclusively at Best Buy, with a retailer-wide launch this August.

In an early announcement to retailers, Universal has released 'Battlestar Galactica' on Blu-ray exclusively at Best Buy until August 6.

In the deepest reaches of space, it is a fight to save all human life from extinction in this sci-fi adventure that launched the 'Battlestar Galactica' phenomenon. After The Cylons launch a devastating surprise attack on the Twelve Colonies, a lone flagship battlestar, the Galactica, remains to aid the surviving colonists on their epic journey for a new home to a far-off legendary planet: Earth. They must survive the pursuing Cylons in a series of epic battles that will determine the fate of the human race in this non-stop action-packed classic filled with cutting-edge special effects by Academy Award-winner John Dykstra.

The Blu-ray features 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 2.1 with Sensurround soundtrack, and there are no supplements on this release.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $19.98.

You can find the latest specs for 'Battlestar Galactica' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under August 6.

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Battlestar Galactica (1978) (Blu-ray)
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