Battlestar Galactica

Season 2 Episode 2

Valley of Darkness (2)

Aired Friday 10:00 PM Jul 22, 2005 on Syfy



  • Trivia

    • The writing on Kara's wall:
      Smoking my
      with every breath
      I breathe
      out the day
      with every delicious
      I drink away the night
      stroking my hair to
      the beat of his heart
      watching a
      boy turn
      into a

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • The piano track played in this episode is by Philip Glass, and is titled 'Metamorphosis One'. The piece is played by Bear McCreary.

    • There are 47,874 survivors in the fleet as of the opening credits, a loss of one from the previous episode.

    • Grace Park (Sharon Valerii) did not appear in this episode, despite being listed in the opening credits.

  • Allusions

    • Upon Tyrol and Cally's return with the medpack, Crashdown uses the military challenge password "Flash" to alert of friendlies in the area. The response was "Thunder". This challenge phrase was only used on D-Day during World War II. Each day thereafter had a different challenge and response which was learned before leaving for the assault.