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Masters of Science Fiction

The Discarded (Season 1, Episode 4)
TV-14
TV Episode | 43 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

Based on a short story by seven-time Hugo Award winner, three-time Nebula Award winner and Science Fiction Grand Master Laureate Harlan Ellison ("A Boy and His Dog," "Star Trek"). Story of despised minorities forever adrift in the darkness...See moreBased on a short story by seven-time Hugo Award winner, three-time Nebula Award winner and Science Fiction Grand Master Laureate Harlan Ellison ("A Boy and His Dog," "Star Trek"). Story of despised minorities forever adrift in the darkness of outer space. As a last resort born out of their loneliness and despair they are forced to make an ominous pact with those responsible for their plight, in the hope that they will finally be offered refuge at home on Earth. Written by Anonymous See less
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Writers
Harlan Ellison (teleplay) (based on the short story "The Abnormals" by) | Josh Olson (teleplay)
Cinematographer
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Stephen Geaghan (as Steve Geaghan)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Aug 25, 2007

Release date
Aug 25, 2007 (United States)

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Stephen Hawking
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John Hurt
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Brian Dennehy
Bedzyk Bedzyk   See fewer
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James Denton
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Lori Triolo
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Vicky Lambert
Frenchy Frenchy   See fewer
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Sharon Sharon   See fewer
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Jason Diablo
Smiler Smiler   See fewer
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Brian Dobson
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Ken Kramer
Schmool Schmool   See fewer
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Pam McCartney
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6.3 / 10 | 298 votes