Stargate SG-1 (1997–2007)

TV Series   |  TV-14   |    |  Action, Adventure, Drama


Episode Guide
Stargate SG-1 (1997) Poster

A secret military team, SG-1, is formed to explore other planets through the recently discovered Stargates.

TIP
Add this title to your Watchlist
Save movies and shows to keep track of what you want to watch.

8.4/10
77,159

Videos


Photos

  • Samantha Kaine in Stargate SG-1 (1997)
  • Morena Baccarin in Stargate SG-1 (1997)
  • Amanda Tapping in Stargate SG-1 (1997)
  • Fred Willard in Stargate SG-1 (1997)
  • Ken Girotti in Stargate SG-1 (1997)
  • Stargate SG-1 (1997)

See all photos

More of What You Love

Find what you're looking for even quicker with the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.

Get the IMDb app

Cast & Crew

Top Series Cast



Creators:

Jonathan Glassner, Brad Wright

Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review


User Reviews


14 April 2000 | imdb-242
Takes off where the Stargate movie left you...
Most believe Stargate SG-1 to be better than the movie it spawned from. Perhaps that is so. But I believe being a series it can also expand on a lot of things the movie didn't have time for.

A plot, characters, and humour add the entertainment factor to the StarGate, which in it's movie phase was just a concept thrown into a film.

However being a series the writers often seem to write episodes which diverge from the main plot and end up looking like a traditional science fiction story, or an episode entirely focused on developing a character. I despise this, but many people to enjoy a break from the fate-of-the-world type hype that happens in most episodes.

Personally I think this is the greatest show to ever hit the screens, and a lot of people agree with me. A lot of sci-fi fans love this one. I am not a sci-fi fan, but this very concept has always been with me even before I saw the Stargate film, so I was very interested in this whole phenomenon. A lot of history buffs watch this one, as most races of people on the show are decendants from ancient Earth civilisations. A lot of people watch it because the cast is just so sexy! (Go Amanda and Teryl!)

It really is a truly fantastic show! I recommend everyone watch it, no matter what your impression was when you first heard the title etc...

Critic Reviews



More Like This

  • Stargate: Atlantis

    Stargate: Atlantis

  • SGU Stargate Universe

    SGU Stargate Universe

  • Stargate: The Ark of Truth

    Stargate: The Ark of Truth

  • Stargate: Continuum

    Stargate: Continuum

  • Stargate SG-1: Children of the Gods - Final Cut

    Stargate SG-1: Children of the Gods - Final Cut

  • Stargate

    Stargate

  • Star Trek: Voyager

    Star Trek: Voyager

  • Star Trek: The Next Generation

    Star Trek: The Next Generation

  • Star Trek: Enterprise

    Star Trek: Enterprise

  • Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

    Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

  • Sanctuary

    Sanctuary

  • Battlestar Galactica

    Battlestar Galactica

Did You Know?

Trivia

Throughout the series, the character Daniel Jackson wears glasses. It is obvious that the glasses he wears are flat plate glass, which means he doesn't actually need to wear glasses in real life. Anyone who needs real glasses knows they are convex (curved) to accommodate the vision problem that is being corrected.


Quotes

Jack O'Neill: If we want to find out who's behind this, we have to do what the Asgard do.
Daniel: You mean bluff?
Jack O'Neill: Yep. We just need to do it without revealing what we know.
Daniel: Which is nothing.
Jack O'Neill: Right. But they don't know we know nothing.


Goofs

Between the episodes Stargate SG-1: Small Victories (2000) and Stargate SG-1: Redemption: Part 2 (2002), the Beta (Antarctic) stargate is used at the SGC for gate travel, since the original gate ended up at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean in "Small Victories" and later fell into the possession of the Russians until its return to the SGC in "Redemption Pt 2". We notice that in Stargate SG-1: Solitudes (1998) (the first episode to feature the Beta gate) the point of origin symbol (an octagon with a line below it) is different from the point of origin symbol of the original gate (pyramid and circle), however in various episodes that featured the Beta gate in use, the point of origin symbol mysteriously changes to the symbol from the original gate.


Alternate Versions

In the SCi-Fi Channel preview for "Cure" (episode 6.12) Peter Stebbings' character, Malek, speaks with a normal voice. In the final episode Malek speaks with the modulated voice common to the Tok'ra and Goa'uld.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Action | Adventure | Drama | Sci-Fi

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Can't Get Enough of "Barry"

The "Game of Thrones" star loves all things HBO, and shares why two of their shows top his Watchlist.

What is Nikolaj watching?

Featured on IMDb

Check out our guide to superheroes, horror movies, and more.

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

More To Explore

Search on Amazon.com