Stargate SG-1 Season 1
Stargate SG-1 Season 1
First Air Date: July 27, 1997
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The first season of the military science fiction television series Stargate SG-1 commenced airing on the Showtime channel in the United States on July 27, 1997, concluded on the same channel on March 6, 1998, and contained 22 episodes. The show itself is a spin off from the 1994 hit movie, Stargate written by Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich. Stargate SG-1 re-introduced supporting characters from the film universe, such as Jonathan "Jack" O'Neill and Daniel Jackson and included new characters such as Teal'c, George Hammond and Samantha "Sam" Carter. The first season was about a military-science expedition team discovering how to use the ancient device, named the Stargate, to explore the galaxy. However, they encountered a powerful enemy in the film named the Goa'uld, which is bent on destroying Earth and all that opposes them.
1x22 Within the Serpent's Grasp (March 06, 1998)
SG-1 escapes through the Stargate before it is shut down, and learns that Daniel's alternate reality vision is true: Apophis is moving to attack Earth from above. The team must stop Apophis and his son, Klorel, who inhabits the body of their friend Skaara.
1x21 Politics (February 27, 1998)
Senator Kinsey arrives at the SGC to investigate the program and determine whether the great drain on the U.S. budget is worthwhile, prompting the team to recall missions from the past year.
1x20 There But For the Grace of God (February 20, 1998)
An alien artifact transports Daniel to an alternate reality, where he is not a part of the Stargate program and the Goa'uld -- led by Teal'c -- are invading Earth.
1x19 Tin Man (February 13, 1998)
The members of SG-1 arrive on P3X-989 and are knocked unconscious. They wake up and return to Earth only to find that they are not quite themselves.
1x18 Solitudes (February 06, 1998)
Colonel O'Neill and Captain Carter are separated from Jackson and Teal'c during a Stargate journey, and are trapped on a desolate ice world with no way of escape.
1x17 Enigma (January 30, 1998)
The SG-1 team rescues a group of advanced humans from a planet near destruction, and must find a new home for the refugees before the Pentagon gets their hands on them.
1x16 Cor-Ai (January 23, 1998)
Teal'c must stand trial for a crime committed while he served as first prime of Apophis when a villager on an alien world identifies him as the Jaffa who killed his father.
1x15 Singularity (October 31, 1997)
A mysterious affliction wipes out the entire population of a planet, plus an SG team -- except for one young girl. Carter befriends her, but learns that she is being used by the Goa'uld.
1x14 Hathor (October 24, 1997)
The banished Goa'uld Hathor is found in an ancient sarcophagus Earth, and takes over the S.G.C. with hopes of raising a new army against the System Lords.
1x13 Fire and Water (October 17, 1997)
Daniel is taken captive by an alien with a hidden agenda, while SG-1 is made to believe he is dead.
1x12 Bloodlines (October 10, 1997)
Teal'c returns to Chulak to stop his people from implanting his son with a larval Goa'uld.
1x11 The Torment of Tantalus (October 03, 1997)
SG-1 tracks down Catherine Langford's fiancee, who took the first Stargate trip in 1945, and discovers an ancient meeting hall that may hold the secrets of the universe itself.
1x10 Thor's Hammer (September 26, 1997)
Teal'c and O'Neill are transported to an underground cage designed by the Asgard to protect an alien world from the Goa'uld.
1x09 Brief Candle (September 19, 1997)
SG-1 discovers a race of attractive people who age extremely rapidly. The situation becomes personal when O'Neill begins to suffer from the same accelerated aging, and must live out the rest of his life on the planet.
1x08 The Nox (September 12, 1997)
Pressed by the government to acquire new technologies, SG-1 is led to a world inhabited by a seemingly primative race. When Apophis arrives, SG-1 ambush him with disasterous consequences.
1x07 Cold Lazarus (August 29, 1997)
During an off-world assignment, Jack is struck down by energy from a blue crystal... which creates a duplicate of him that returns to Earth in Jack's place.
1x06 The First Commandment (August 22, 1997)
SG-1 must stop a renegade Stargate commander, who has gone mad and set himself up as a god on an alien planet.
1x05 The Broca Divide (August 15, 1997)
Members of SG-1 become infected with an alien virus that turns them into primitive beings. Dr. Fraiser must find a cure to save the team and the alien population from whom it was contracted.
1x04 Emancipation (August 08, 1997)
An alien civilization is forced to reconsider their views on women when Carter rebels against their social customs.
1x03 The Enemy Within (August 01, 1997)
Major Kawalsky is possessed by a Goa'uld, and the SGC must find a way to remove it without killing him.
1x02 Children of the Gods (2) (July 27, 1997)
Colonel O'Neill, leading the new SG-1, track Apophis back to the planet Chulak to rescue Sha're and Skaara, and befriend one of Apophis' Jaffa guards.
1x01 Children of the Gods (1) (July 27, 1997)
When powerful aliens come through Earth's Stargate, Colonel Jack O'Neill returns to Abydos to retrieve Daniel Jackson, who has discovered that the alien transit system includes much more than the two planets.