Season 2, Episode 10
Shgoratchx! title card
Air date March 19, 1981
Written by William Keys
Directed by Vincent McEveety
Episode guide
The Satyr
The Hand of the Goral
"Shogratchx!" is the tenth episode of the 2nd season of Buck Rogers in the 25th Century.


Buck and Hawk are ordered to explore an old derelict spaceship, where they find a hold full of solar bombs and a crew of seven dwarfs. The crew are transferred to the Searcher, and it is decided to take the derelict to a safe location to detonate the bombs before they can explode on their own. Buck turns the seven uniformed men over to Wilma, who has her hands full when she discovers the little aliens have never seen a woman before.


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Episode CastEdit

  • Gil Gerard as Capt. William "Buck" Rogers
  • Erin Gray as Col. Wilma Deering
  • Thom Christopher as Hawk
  • Jay Garner as Admiral Efram Asimov
  • Wilfrid Hyde-White as Dr. Goodfellow
  • Tommy Madden as General Xenos
  • Felix Silla as Twiki
  • Mel Blanc as Voice of Twiki
  • Alex Hyde-White as Ensign Moore
  • John Edward Allen as General Zoman
  • Tony Cox as Private Zedht
  • Billy Curtis as General Yoomak
  • Harry Monty as General Sothoz
  • Spencer Russell as General Towtuk
  • Charles Secor as General Kuzan
  • Jeff David as Voice of Crichton (uncredited)

Episode CrewEdit

  • Directed by Vincent McEveety
  • Written by William Keys
  • Produced by Calvin Clements Jr., John Mantley, John G. Stephens and Karen Welch
  • Music by Bruce Broughton
  • Cinematography by Ben Colman
  • Film Editor - George Potter
  • Art Director - Peter Clemens
  • Set Decorator - Frank Lombardo
  • Costume Designer - Al Lehman

Production ManagementEdit

  • Paul Wurtzel - Unit Production Manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorEdit

  • Stephen Lillis - Second Assistant Director
  • Robert Villar - First Assistant Director

Art DepartmentEdit

  • Jerry Allen - Model Builder
  • Ted Wilson - Carpenter (uncredited)

Sound DepartmentEdit

  • Earl Crain Jr. - Sound
  • Dick Wahrman - Sound Effects Editor

Special EffectsEdit

  • Chuck Arrigo - Special Effects Coordinator (uncredited)

Visual EffectsEdit

  • Peter Anderson - Special Photographic Effects Supervisor: Universal Hartland
  • David Jones - Special Photographic Effects Supervisor: Universal Hartland


  • David LeBell - Stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical DepartmentEdit

  • Kenneth Hale - First Assistant Camera

Casting DepartmentEdit

  • Joe Reich - Casting

Costume and Wardrobe DepartmentEdit

  • Barry Downing - Costume Supervisor: Gil Gerard

Music DepartmentEdit

  • Glen A. Larson - Composer: Theme Music
  • Donald Woods - Music Editor
  • Johnny Harris - Composer: Theme Music (uncredited)
  • Stu Phillips - Composer: Theme Music (uncredited)

Other CrewEdit

  • Stephen McPherson - Executive Story Consultant


External linksEdit

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century - Season 2
Time of the Hawk I Journey to Oasis I The Guardians I Mark of the Saurian I The Golden Man I The Crystals I The Satyr I Shgoratchx! I The Hand of the Goral I Testimony of a Traitor I The Dorian Secret
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