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Season 8.5 Commercials
Tonight during the "Earthsea" mini-series, the SciFi Channel ran THREE new promo commercials for SciFi Friday. Each commercial ran 30 seconds.
In the order of appearance were:
Voice Over Announcer: "This January, SciFi Channel's biggest night will become the biggest night of scifi television ever. With three hours of all new original action --:"Stargate SG-1," "Stargate Atlantis," and the all-new SciFi original series, "Battlestar Galactica." Back to back to back. Welcome to the biggest night of scifi ever. Welcome to the all-new SciFi Friday. Coming in January."
Clips that ran during this commercial were:
1) From Stargate Atlantis (SGA) - From "Rising" -- John Sheppard in the woods, firing at the Wraith
2) From Stargate SG-1 (SG!) - From "Fallen" -- Jack and Sam, turning away from speaking to the natives, to look behind them…
3) Battlestar Galactica (BG) - Starbuck seated in a Viper.
4) BG - Viper exiting ship via launch tube
5) BG - Cylon ships attacking spaceship
6) SG1 - Possibly a new clip -- shot of Jack (in battle dress), outside, running…
7) Unknown series -- view of a futuristic looking city, on a coastline, with a large hill in the background
8) SGA -- view of Sheppard in the puddle jumper pilot's seat
9) SG1 - possibly a new clip -- Carter standing in front of an event horizon as it shuts down -- definitely in a building
10) SG1 - NEW clip - Daniel on the Prometheus -- from Prometheus Unbound?
11) SGA - from "Rising" - McKay and Zalenka exploring Atlantis
12) SGA - Teyla and Sheppard - NEW clip from "Hot Zone" - practicing with Teyla's fighting sticks
13) BG - "beauty" shot of Galactica in space
14) BG - Adama on the bridge
15) BG - view of a space battle
16) BG - Apollo in a Viper
17) BG - A Viper explodes
18) BG - a look at one of the new cylons
19) Unknown series -- some guy in the rain with a handgun, aimed at someone
20) SG1 - General Jack standing in the SGC control room
21) SGA - Dr. Weir from "Rising"
22) BG - Adama
23) BG - Adama on the bridge of Galactica
24) SG1 - from "Descent" - Teal'c firing his zat at the ninja Jaffa in the cargo ship's cargo bay
25) SGA - A wraith backhanding someone
26) BG - View of Colonel Tigh
27) SGA - Teyla and Sheppard - NEW clip from "Hot Zone" - Teyla whumping Shep with her fighting sticks
28) SGA - A view of Atlantis during the storm from "The Storm"
29) SG1 - NEW clip of Carter -- or is it RepliCarter? -- wearing sleeveless, low cut top, looking very angry -- background is dark, with either smoke or fog, and a light flashes behind her -- possibly an explosion?
30) BG - Starbuck in a Viper again
31) SGA - Dr. Weir
32) BG - Number Six and Baltar getting romantic
33) SGA - From "Rising" - Sheppard still firing on those pesky wraith
34) Unknown series -- an explosion in space, above a planet
Second commercial was for Stargate Atlantis alone.
Voice over announcer: "They crossed a galaxy to discover the Lost City of Atlantis. Now they're discovering -- that was the easy part! All new episodes at a new time. Stargate Atlantis premieres Friday, January 21 at 9. Part of the biggest night of scifi ever. SciFi Friday."
Clips that were shown were:
1) From "Rising" - Atlantis rising from the ocean
2) "beauty" shot of Atlantis at either sunrise or sunset
3) From "Rising" - Sumner at Weir looking at the ocean from within the city
4) NEW clip - from "The Eye" -- the tsunami cresting above the city
5) NEW clip -- from "The Eye" -- electricity traveling through the city's hallways
6) Possibly a new clip -- Weir looking at a laptop screen
7) From "Suspicion" - Teyla fighting the Wraith with her fighting sticks
8) NEW clip of McKay saying, "I think we could send a message back to Earth through the Stargate."
9) From "Rising" - Male wraith walking through its ship
10) NEW clip from "The Defiant One" -- Sheppard being struck by the wraith and flying through the air
11) From "Thirty Eight Minutes" -- Sheppard and the away team looking at the crater where the wraith ship used to be sitting
12) From "Childhood's End" -- some of the native kids
13) NEW -- Weir and McKay, with Weir saying, "They'll be over our planet within two weeks."
14) From "Rising" - Wraith dart ships going into pursuit of Sheppard and the boys in the puddle jumper
15) From "Rising" - Wraith beaming up prisoners from the woods
16) Possibly a new clip -- Puddle Jumper in orbit of a planet, something explodes in front of it
17) Sheppard in a Puddle Jumper reacting to an explosion
18) From "Childhood's End" -- one of the natives firing his cross bow
19) From "Rising" -- Sheppard and men checking out the city
20) From "Poisoning the Well" - Perna talking
21) From "Suspicion" - Teyla still fighting that pesky Wraith
22) NEW clip -- outrage! Sheppard kissing a dark haired female -- and it's not Weir or Teyla. Humph!
23) NEW clip - from "The Defiant One" -- Sheppard running into the invisible force field outside the puddle jumper
24) From "Rising" -- Sumner and men firing on the wraith
25) another view of Sheppard in a puddle jumper
26) A view of a puddle jumper flying overhead
27) Weir on a floor at Atlantis
28) View of a Wraith (could be Steve)
29) NEW clip -- Sheppard and McKay, and Sheppard is saying, "There's no reason to panic…yet."
30) For some odd reason, a view of the SGC Stargate, and a chevron engaging
Third commercial for Stargate SG-1 alone.
Voice over announcer:
"No metal detectors.
No baggage inspectors.
And…you can carry a weapon.
Where you're going -- you'll need it!
Stargate SG-1 premiere Friday, January 21 at 8. Part of the best night of scifi ever. SciFi Friday."
Clips that were shown include:
1) Stock footage of transporter rings forming -- looks to be inside a ha'tak
2) From "Full Circle" -- Daniel and Anubis on Anubis' ha'tak
3) From "Full Circle" -- Teal'c and the Abydonian natives outside the Pyramid, waiting for the attack
4) Possibly a new clip -- Carter wearing black, aiming her P90
5) Possibly a new clip -- Jack wearing black, aiming HIS P90
6) From "Full Circle" -- Teal'c firing at a Death Glider
7) From "Lost City" -- the cargo ship flying over the planet with the lava flow
8) stock footage of the SGC Stargate chevron engaging
9) NEW clip -- Sgt. Davis and General Hammond, seated on the bridge of the Prometheus -- looking to their right with very shocked faces -- possibly at the next clip of…
10) NEW clip -- a Kull Warrior standing on the Prometheus!
11) NEW clip -- Prometheus landing on some planet, with natives down below looking up at it
12) NEW clip -- Possibly aboard a ha'tak -- someone wearing a dark robe (Teal'c???) walking down a corridor, towards someone sitting on a throne -- lots of fire sconces
13) From "Full Circle" -- The Abydonian pyramid being struck by energy beam from Anubis' ship
14) NEW clip -- Looks very much like Apophis, wearing a new outfit -- oriental looking -- with his left hand outstretched over someone's head (possibly Daniel's?), and Apophis has the ribbon device on his hand….oh, no, poor Daniel! Fried brain again?!
15) From "Full Circle" -- Herak delivering the Eye of Ra to Anubis
16) From "Full Circle" -- Teal'c and some native Abydonians running from the death glider that Teal'c just shot down
17) New clip -- Sgt. Davis again aboard the Prometheus, and he is saying, "Just over 50 light years off our designated route. We could be there in…20 minutes?"
18) From "Full Circle" -- Daniel attempting to strike at Anubis, and being intercepted by Oma Desala.
19) From "Lost City" -- Sam looking up at the holographic representation of the solar system
20) NEW clip -- Sam talking to possibly Daniel -- "We could unlock the secrets of the universe."
21) From "Full Circle" -- Jack in the Abydonian pyramid, looking for Daniel to pop in
22) NEW clip -- cool shot of a Jaffa wearing a hawk helmet
23) From "Full Circle" -- the Eye of Ra on the pyramid door
24) NEW clip -- view of Teal'c, wearing a short sleeved garment -- looking very serious (go figure), and there is an explosion behind him
25) Possibly a new clip -- Daniel wearing an Abydonian robe
26) Possibly a new clip -- General Jack standing in the control room, looking at the Gateroom, with a shocked look on his face
27) From "Full Circle" -- Anubis' weapon striking the planet, shock wave spreading through the sand
28) NEW clip -- Jack and Sam (wearing some funky looking glasses) aboard a ship -- Jack says, "Well, that was cool!"
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