History Series / DarkSkies

25th Mar '16 3:49:15 PM Morgenthaler
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* BadBoss: Bach, very much so.

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* CliffHanger: The series-ending kind.

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* ExposedExtraterrestrials

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* FlyingSaucer
* GovernmentConspiracy: Majestic in the US and Aura-Z in the Soviet Union.

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* HiveMind: The appropriately named "Hive" aliens have this.

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* WhoShotJFK: The Hive.
* TheVirus: The Hive acts like this.

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4th May '13 8:55:56 AM GusF
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** The most extreme example is in the final episode "Bloodlines", in which the Hive infested Jim Steele murders a hippie and assumes his identity: [[spoiler:Charles Manson]]
3rd May '13 1:05:58 PM GusF
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Political aide John Loengard has a run-in with extraterrestrial forces, and ends up tracking a body-snatching alien invasion as part of the super-secret agency Majestic 12. This series was launched at the height of the paranormal mania created by ''Series/TheXFiles''. Notable for its 1960s setting and a pre-''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' role for Jeri Ryan as a Russian sexpot agent. [[ShortRunners Cancelled after one season]], though a film adaptation will be released soon.

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Political aide John Loengard has a run-in with extraterrestrial forces, and ends up tracking a body-snatching alien invasion as part of the super-secret agency Majestic 12. This series was launched at the height of the paranormal mania created by ''Series/TheXFiles''. Notable for its 1960s setting and a pre-''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' role for Jeri Ryan as a Russian sexpot agent. [[ShortRunners Cancelled after one season]], though a film adaptation will be released soon.season]].



* FakeGuestStar: Conor O'Farrell (Lt. Commander Phil Albano) appears in 18 of the series' 20 episodes, missing only "Dreamland" and "The Last Wave", but remains a guest star throughout the series. In fact, he is generally quite low in the guest list.



* GovernmentConspiracy: Majestic

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* GovernmentConspiracy: MajesticMajestic in the US and Aura-Z in the Soviet Union.



* WhoShotJFK

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* WhoShotJFKWhoShotJFK: The Hive.
25th Feb '13 11:54:28 AM TheRedRedKroovy
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Not to be confused with the 2013 horror film of the same name, though both are about aliens.
2nd Feb '13 9:38:06 AM Katana
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Political aide John Loengard has a run-in with extraterrestrial forces, and ends up tracking a body-snatching alien invasion as part of the super-secret agency Majestic 12. This series was launched at the height of the paranormal mania created by ''Series/TheXFiles''. Notable for its 1960s setting and a pre-''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' role for Jeri Ryan as a Russian sexpot agent. [[ShortRunners Cancelled after one season]].

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Political aide John Loengard has a run-in with extraterrestrial forces, and ends up tracking a body-snatching alien invasion as part of the super-secret agency Majestic 12. This series was launched at the height of the paranormal mania created by ''Series/TheXFiles''. Notable for its 1960s setting and a pre-''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' role for Jeri Ryan as a Russian sexpot agent. [[ShortRunners Cancelled after one season]].season]], though a film adaptation will be released soon.
9th Dec '12 9:37:56 PM XFllo
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This series provides examples of:

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21st Jul '12 11:49:31 PM Indigo12ash
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[[quoteright:263:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Dark_Skies_268.jpg]]
[[caption-width-right:263:[[Series/TheXFiles Does this remind you of anything?]]]]
21st Jul '12 11:42:53 PM Indigo12ash
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Political aide John Loengard has a run-in with extraterrestrial forces, and ends up tracking a body-snatching alien invasion as part of the super-secret agency Majestic 12. This series was launched at the height of the paranormal mania created by ''Series/TheXFiles''. Notable for its 1960s setting and a pre-''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' role for Jeri Ryan as a Russian sexpot agent. Cancelled after one season.

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Political aide John Loengard has a run-in with extraterrestrial forces, and ends up tracking a body-snatching alien invasion as part of the super-secret agency Majestic 12. This series was launched at the height of the paranormal mania created by ''Series/TheXFiles''. Notable for its 1960s setting and a pre-''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' role for Jeri Ryan as a Russian sexpot agent. [[ShortRunners Cancelled after one season.season]].
21st Jul '12 11:39:16 PM Indigo12ash
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Political aide John Loengard has a run-in with extraterrestrial forces, and ends up tracking a body-snatching alien invasion as part of the super-secret agency Majestic 12. This series was launched at the height of the paranormal mania created by ''Series/TheXFiles''. Notable for its 1960s setting and a pre-''Series/StarTrekVoyager'' role for Jeri Ryan as a Russian sexpot agent. Cancelled after one season.

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This series provides examples of:

* AlienAbduction
* AllTheoriesAreTrue: Especially [=UFOlogy=] and other '60s ConspiracyTheory lore.
* BadBoss: Bach, very much so.
* BeethovenWasAnAlienSpy: The events of the show are shown to be interconnected with historical events.
* CliffHanger: The series-ending kind.
* DuelingShows: with ''Series/TheXFiles''... for all of one season.
* ETGaveUsWiFi: The show, and the conspiracy folklore it's based on, supposes that modern technology was invented by reverse-engineering material from the famous Roswell incident.
* ExposedExtraterrestrials
* FlyingSaucer
* GovernmentConspiracy: Majestic
* TheGreys: a (presumably) peaceful race that was taken over by the parasitic Hive. They and their technology are used by the Hive to menace Earth.
* HistoricalDomainCharacter: Many, many, from Music/TheBeatles and [[Music/TheDoors Jim Morrison]], to Carl Sagan and Colin Powell.
* HiveMind: The appropriately named "Hive" aliens have this.
* RoswellThatEndsWell: They landed. They met with the President. They told him to surrender. He refused. They shot the ship down.
* WhoShotJFK
* TheVirus: The Hive acts like this.
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