Babylon 5: Season 3: Point Of No Return
Warner Bros. (1996)
TV Series  /  Action, Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction, TV Classics
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16 hr 8 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   NR (Not Rated)
Bruce Boxleitner Captain John Sheridan
Richard Biggs Dr. Stephen Franklin
Jason Carter Marcus Cole
Claudia Christian Susan Ivanova
Jeff Conaway Zack Allen
Jerry Doyle Michael Garibaldi
Mira Furlan Ambassador Delenn
Stephen Furst Vir
Peter Jurasik Ambassador Londo Molari
Andreas Katsulas Ambassador G'Kar
Bill Mumy Lennier
Director
Richard Compton
Tony Dow
Producer John Copeland
Robert Latham Brown
Writer Peter David
J. Michael Straczynski


As the war with The Shadows begins to heat up, a select group of individuals, headed up by Sheridan and Delenn, form a war council to track The Shadows' activity and recruit help from the older races. Ambassador Molari begins to regret his clandestine alliance with The Shadows, even though it has allowed him to subjugate Ambassador G'Kar's Narn brothers and sisters. Ambassador Sinclair returns, and with the help of the Babylon 5 war council, he takes the steps to claim his true destiny.
Episodes
Disc 01
 0 hr 45 mins    11/9/1995  1.  Matters of Honor
A small colony is attacked by the Shadows. It's the location of a Ranger training base, Marcus Cole goes to Babylon 5 to get help. Sheridan and Delenn embark on a mission to help the Rangers in the newly built White Star. Meanwhile Earth force sends a representative to find out more about the ship that destroyed Lt. Keffer.
Director:  Kevin G. Cremin  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Tucker SmallwoodNils Allen Stewart, Jonathan Chapman, Kitty Swink, Andrew Walker
 0 hr 45 mins    11/16/1995  2.  Convictions
A mad bomber is loose on Babylon 5. When they find him, he threatens to detonate the station, if his demands are not met. Meanwhile G'Kar and Londo are trapped in an elevator. Londo wants to work together so they can escape, but G'Kar refuses to aide his nemesis.
Director:  Mike Vejar  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Patrick Kilpatrick, Louis Turenne,  Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, John Flinn, Rick Johnson, Jason Larimore, Gwen McGee, Mike McKenzie, Tom Simmons
 0 hr 45 mins    11/23/1995  3.  A Day in the Strife
Sheridan and Ivanova deal with a dispute with the worker's guild. Then a probe arrives, and gives the station a test. If they pass, it promises to share advanced technology, if they fail the station will be destroyed in a few hours. Garibaldi talks to Franklin about his stim use-age.
Director:  David J. Eagle  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Stephen Macht, Marshall Teague, Anne Betancourt, Neil Bradley, Mark Hendrickson, LaRita Shelby, John Saint Ryan, Michael Bailey Smith, Joshua Coxx
 0 hr 45 mins    11/30/1995  4.  Passing Through Gethsemane
Kosh's ship arrives at the station bearing a surprise visitor, Lyta Alexander returns after visiting the Vorlon home world. Brother Edward, a monk with Brother Theo visits with Delenn to discuss religion. Soon he begins to hear voices. They discover that Edward is experiencing repressed memories, someone is forcing him to relive past moments. Why would someone make a monk relive such horrors?
Director:  Adam Nimoy  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Brad Dourif, Louis Turenne, Robert Keith, Lynn Blades, Natalie Brunt, Mark Folger, Steven Gonzalez
Disc 02
 0 hr 45 mins    2/1/1996  5.  Voices of Authority
Sheridan has an interesting time dealing with the new Political Officer stationed by EarthGov and Ivonova visits the planet below Babylon 5 in search of the "first ones".
Director:  Menachem Binetski  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  John Schuck, Shari Shattuck, James Black, Vimi Mani, Gary McGurk, Joshua Coxx
 0 hr 45 mins    2/8/1996  6.  Dust to Dust
Bester returns to Babylon 5 to stop the flow of Dust, a powerful new drug which can temporarily unlock telepathic powers. But Captain Sheridan and the crew can't risk Bester reading their minds and uncovering their secret Shadow war preparations.
Director:  David J. Eagle  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Julian Neil, Jim Norton, Harry Hutchinson, John-Frederick Jones, S. Marc Jordan, Judy Levitt, Gwen McGee,  Philip Moon, Walter O'Neil, David Fralick, Kim Strauss, Dani Thompson
 0 hr 45 mins    2/15/1996  7.  Exogenesis
Marcus Cole drags Dr Franklin to investigate some strange dissapearances only to find new aliens on B5. The newly promoted Lt Corwin is checked for his willingness to go against Earth Dome, and some romantic confusion ensues.
Director:  Kevin G. Cremin  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  James Warwick, Wylie Small, Aubrey Morris, Ross Gottstein, Eric Steinberg, Donald Willis, Michael McKenzie,  Carrie Dobro, Kathryn Cressida, Roger Rook, Leslie Pratt, Joshua Coxx
 0 hr 45 mins    2/22/1996  8.  Messages from Earth (1)
Sheridan discovers a terrifying new alliance between the Shadows and another race.
Director:  Mike Vejar  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Nancy Stafford, Vaughn Armstrong, Merrin Dungey, Vimi Mani, Loraine Shields
Disc 03
 0 hr 45 mins    2/29/1996  9.  Point of No Return (2)
Nightwatch takes control of Babylon 5 security. The widow of the former Centauri Emperor visits Londo, and gives Londo and Vir news of their future.
Director:  Jim Johnston  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Majel Barrett, Marshall Teague, Vaughn Armstrong, Lewis Arquette, Ed Trotta, Jonathan Chapman, Milton James, Gunther Jensen, Tony Rayner, Maggie Egan, Richard Barnes
 0 hr 45 mins    4/4/1996  10.  Severed Dreams (3)
When President Clark escalates his brutal repression of the people of Earth Alliance, Captain Sheridan declares Babylon 5 independent.
Director:  David J. Eagle  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Kim Miyori, Rance Howard,  Phil MorrisBruce McGill, James Parks, Jonathan Chapman, Matt Gottlieb, Kim Strauss, Maggie Egan
 0 hr 45 mins    4/11/1996  11.  Ceremonies of Light and Dark
After severing ties with Earth, the command staff must deal with some unexpected issues. Delenn suggests they go through a Minbari rebirth ceremony. Secrets are revealed, and hidden dangers are revealed as a group loyal to Clark takes Delenn hostage.
Director:  John C. Flinn III  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Don Stroud, Paul Perri, Kim Strauss, Vincent Bilancio, Harlan Ellison, Doug McCoy, Jim Cody Williams, William Forward
 0 hr 45 mins    4/18/1996  12.  Sic Transit Vir
Vir returns to Babylon 5, and meets his fiancée'. As he and his bride to be get to know each other, a Narn attacks, and takes a blood oath to kill them. The command staff must figure out why someone would want to kill Vir.
Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Carmen Thomas, James Jude Courtney, Damian London
Disc 04
 0 hr 45 mins    4/25/1996  13.  A Late Delivery from Avalon
An impressive man in medieval armor arrives on the station, claiming to be King Arthur. Is he the genuine hero, sent by the Vorlons? If not, who is he and what are his secrets?
Director:  Mike Vejar  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Michael York, Michael Kagan, Roger Hampton, Dona Hardy, Michael Francis Kelly, James Kiriyama-Lem, Robert Schuch, Jerry D. O'Donnell
 0 hr 45 mins    5/2/1996  14.  Ship of Tears
Bester arrives in a starfury. He wants their help in tracking down weapons, which turns out to be telepaths captured by the Shadows. The discover why the Shadows wanted telepaths for their war.
Director:  Mike Vejar  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Joan McMurtrey, Diana Morgan, Debra Sharkey
 0 hr 45 mins    5/9/1996  15.  Interludes and Examinations
Garibaldi tries to get Franklin to face up to his stim usage. Londo waits anxiously for Adira to return. Morden returns first, and manipulates the situation to his advantage. The alliance asks Sheridan to prove he has forces equal to the Shadows before they will commit. Sheridan calls on Kosh for assistance, but Kosh is resistant at first, Kosh finally agrees to help Sheridan, and later pays the price for his involvement.
Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Jennifer Balgobin, Rance Howard, Jan Rabson, Jonathan Chapman, Mark Ciglar, Glenn Martin, Doug Tompos
 0 hr 45 mins    5/16/1996  16.  War Without End (1)
Babylon 4 reappears. Sinclair returns to Babylon 5 with a mission to take Babylon 4 where it is most needed. This is a continuation of First Season's Babylon Squared. Many things about the past are explained. And some surprises about the future are revealed
Director:  Mike Vejar  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Tim Choate, Time Winters, Michael O'Hare, Kevin Fry, Eric Zivot
Disc 05
 0 hr 45 mins    5/23/1996  17.  War Without End (2)
The mission to send Babylon 4 where it's needed continues. Sinclair's destiny is revealed. Sheridan sees what will happen to Centauri Prime in the future. Zathras explains who the "One" is.
Director:  Mike Vejar  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Tim Choate, Kent Broadhurst, Bruce Morrow, Michael O'Hare, Kevin Fry, Eddie Mui
 0 hr 45 mins    10/3/1996  18.  Walkabout
Kosh's replacement arrives and Dr. Franklin falls in love with a singer during his search.
Director:  Kevin G. Cremin  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Erica Gimpel, Jennifer Balgobin,  Robin Sachs, Michael McKenzie
 0 hr 45 mins    10/10/1996  19.  Grey 17 Is Missing
With Sinclair gone, the Rangers need a new leader, and everyone looks to Delenn. But some in the warrior caste will not accept her in this new role, and seek a way to block her. Marcus must stop Neroon from interfering in the ceremony at any cost. Meanwhile Garibaldi investigates the death of a maintenance worker and a mysterious cult on a section that "vanished"
Director:  John C. Flinn III  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Robert Englund, Katherine Moffat, Eamonn Roche, Time Winters, Thom Barry
 0 hr 45 mins    10/17/1996  20.  And the Rock Cried Out, No Hiding Place
Religious leaders gather on Babylon 5 bringing news of events on Earth. Sheridan and Delenn figure out where the Shadows will strike next. G'Kar is captured by Refa, this will lead to a final confrontation with Londo.
Director:  David J. Eagle  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Erick Avari, Louis Turenne, Mel Winkler, Francois Giroday, Paul Keith, Wayne Alexander, Marva Hicks, William Forward
Disc 06
 0 hr 45 mins    10/24/1996  21.  Shadow Dancing
Delenn asks the League for ships for a mission, she won't tell them where or when the mission will take place. The League hesitates, but they agree to support her. The fleet manages to prevent an attack by a Shadow Fleet. Franklin finally finds himself, and confronts his inner demons. An unexpected visitor from Sheridan's past arrives.
Director:  Kim Friedman  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Shirley Prestia, Melissa Gilbert, John Grantham, J. Gordon Noice, Jonathan Chapman, Mark Hendrickson, Nicholas Ross Oleson, Doug Cox
 0 hr 45 mins    10/31/1996  22.  Z'ha'dum
Sheridan goes to Z'Ha'Dum, to try and prevent the fall of Centauri Prime, and end the Shadow War. Secrets are revealed, and Kosh's warning haunts Sheridan.
Director:  Adam Nimoy  Writer:  J. Michael Straczynski 
Guest starring:  Jeff Corey, Ron Campbell, Melissa Gilbert
Edition Details
Edition Special Edition
Series Babylon 5
Distributor Warner Home Video
Release Date 8/12/2003
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Fullscreen (4:3, Letterboxed)
Widescreen (1.85:1)
Subtitles English; English (Closed Captioned); French; Spanish
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital Stereo [French]
Dolby Digital Surround [French]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 6

Features
Disc 01 "The Making of..." Documentary Bonus Feature Interactive Menus Scene Selection Theatrical Trailers
Disc 06 Behind the Mask: Creating the Aliens of Babylon 5
Building a Better Narn
Designing Tomorrow: The Look of Babylon 5
Data Files: Battle of Babylon, Grey, Mindwipe, Thunderbolt, White Star
Personal Files: Zack Allen, Alfred Bester, Marcus Cole, David Corwin
Zathras Shadow Dossier
User Defined
User Lookup 1 Babylon 5