- "Who Are You? Matthew Gideon, Captain. Attached to the Earth Alliance Starship Excalibur. What do you want? To find a cure to the Drakh plague before it wipes out all life on earth. Where Are You Going? Anywhere I Have To. Who do you serve and who do you trust? Who do you serve and who do you trust?"
- – Galen Questioning Captain Gideon
- Gary Cole as Captain Matthew Gideon
- Tracy Scoggins as Captain Elizabeth Lochley (Credit Only)
- Daniel Dae Kim as Lieutenant John Matheson
- David Allen Brooks as Max Eilerson (Credit Only)
- Peter Woodward as Galen
- Marjean Holden as Dr. Sarah Chambers (Credit Only)
- Carrie Dobro as Dureena Nafeel (Credit Only)
- Alison Lohman as Claire
- Scott Paetty as Lieutenant Meyers
- Mik Scriba as Barkeep
- Marshall R. Teague as Captain Daniels
Special Guest Star
Galen reunites with an old friend when Excalibur comes to the aid of an Earthforce strip mining operation on the isolated agrarian world of Regula IV. Earth's efforts to obtain a mineral that may help in the search for a cure to the plague are hampered by a mysterious saboteur and the appearance of a gigantic golden dragon...
"If I'm right, this is definitely something you should see."
"And if you're wrong?"
"Oh well that hardly seems likely, now does it?"
"The teeth are a very nice touch."
"You think so? Not too big?"
"No, I think they are just about right."
"Yes, I suppose you're right."
- Edward Woodward (Alwyn) is Peter Woodward's (Galen) father.
- The Earthforce armed forces wear helmets and other costume elements that are similar to those used in the 1997 film Starship Troopers.
- The Long Road at the Internet Move Database
- Episode guide page for The Long Road at the Lurker's Guide
|Babylon 5 franchise|
|Babylon 5 & Crusade Episodes by Season|
|Signs and Portents • The Coming of Shadows • Point of No Return • No Surrender, No Retreat • Wheel of Fire • Crusade: Season 1 • Unfilmed Episodes|
|The Gathering • In the Beginning • Thirdspace • River of Souls • A Call to Arms • The Legend of the Rangers • Voices in the Dark|
|Novels • Comic Books • Short Stories • Reference books • Magazines|
|DVD Releases • VHS Home Video • The Official Guide to Babylon 5 • Babylon 5: Into the Fire|
|"<<< A Call to Arms" • "War Zone" • "The Long Road" • "The Well of Forever" • "The Path of Sorrows" • "Patterns of the Soul" • "Ruling from the Tomb" • "The Rules of the Game" • "Appearances and Other Deceits" • "Racing the Night" • "The Memory of War" • "The Needs of Earth" • "Visitors from Down the Street" • "Each Night I Dream of Home"|
|"To the Ends of The Earth" • "Value Judgements" • "End of the Line"|