"The year is 1987 and NASA launches the last of America's deep space probes. In a freak mishap Ranger 3 and its pilot Captain William 'Buck' Rogers are blown out of their trajectory into an orbit which freezes his life support systems and returns Buck Rogers to Earth 500 years later."

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century Pilot

Composed by Stu Phillips

A 20th century astronaut emerges out of 500 years of suspended animation into a future time where Earth is threatened by alien invaders.