Top 6 Galaxy Quest Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Galaxy Quest facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Galaxy Quest film message.

Tim Allen's character plays a character named Peter Quincy Taggart. That character is named after the character from Midsummer Night's Dream, Peter Quince, who was the leader of an incompetent acting troupe made of skilled laborers

- Guy's uniform is missing the official patch, fancy zipper pull, second color tone, rank medals, and professional stitching because his costume is obviously homemade...
- Guy's uniform is missing the official patch, fancy zipper pull, second color tone, rank medals, and professional stitching because his costume is obviously homemade...

Galaxy Quest Hidden Details

1 - Guy believes he's expendable the entire movie but he's the only one who doesn't get shot during the mega-sad ending.
Guy believes he's expendable the entire movie but he's the only one who doesn't get shot during the mega-sad ending.
1 - When the crew was beamed up to the ship for the first time you can see Sigourney Weaver very distressed by her "probing" device.
When the crew was beamed up to the ship for the first time you can see Sigourney Weaver very distressed by her "probing" device.

Guy spends most of the movie convinced he will be killed off. He ends up being the only main character that does not die before the Omega 13 device is activated.

Galaxy Quest poster
Galaxy Quest poster

Galaxy Quest Plot

The alumni cast of a space opera television series have to play their roles as the real thing when an alien race needs their help. However, they also have to defend both Earth and the alien race from a reptilian warlord.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Galaxy Quest. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Director Dean Parisot
Stars Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman, Tony Shalhoub
IMDB score 7.3