The Irresponsible Captain Tylor

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  • TV-14
  • 1993
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.7  (399)

Justy Ueki Tylor is an easygoing young man living in the far flung future where humanity has fleets traversing the galaxies. Tylor signs up for the United Planet Space Force, thinking he will end up at a cushy desk job with no responsibilities. But though Tylor has zero ambition, what he does have is an uncanny ability of getting himself into dangerous situations, some of which he isn't even aware of. Right after he enlists, a space war suddenly breaks out and a series of unlikely circumstances land Tylor in the command seat of a battle cruiser.

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From Here to Eternity: Part 2
9. From Here to Eternity: Part 2
October 1, 1994
The course has been decided and the Raalgon are moving to attack the UPSF. As the two fleets draw closer, Yuriko uncovers the full measure of the disturbing truth behind the incident with the "red light." It falls upon the shoulders of Tylor and the crew of the Soyokaze to prevent the catastrophe that would occur should the UPSF and Raalgon engage in such a large-scale battle. However, the Soyokaze has been scrapped and getting it spaceworthy in time is a risky endeavor.
From Here to Eternity: Part 1
8. From Here to Eternity: Part 1
October 1, 1994
With Yamamoto's help, Yuriko is starting to unravel the mystery behind the attacks on the frontier while the UPSF high command convenes to discuss its plans for allocation of the new high-speed battlecruisers. Despite the growing threat from the UPSF, the Raalgon Empire remains embroiled in a power struggle instigated by Prime Minister Wang and his many followers. Pressing an offensive to the UPSF would require the whole of the Raalgon fleet and would leave the Melva virtually unprotected.
If Only the Skies Would Clear Part 2
7. If Only the Skies Would Clear Part 2
October 1, 1994
The mysterious attacks on the frontier have claimed the ship of the recently promoted "Captain" Yamamoto. Returning to the fleet in shame, he is confined to his quarters as punishment. His dreams of military advancement now shattered, he thinks often of his courageous mentor who'd died an honorable and glorious death rather than face disgrace. As he struggles to find his resolve, Yuriko begins to search for the cause of the disasters plaguing their transport ships.
If Only the Skies Would Clear Part 1
6. If Only the Skies Would Clear Part 1
October 1, 1994
Transport ships on the frontier have been falling prey to strange attacks and the UPSF is unsure as to whether the Raalgon are the ones responsible. Yuriko Star has been brought on to analyze the occurrences, but she soon finds herself the target of a mysterious effort to obscure her investigation. Receiving bizarre phone calls, a mysterious package... Could she have a stalker? Yuriko watches every shadow with a cautious eye.
White Christmas
5. White Christmas
October 1, 1994
Christmas Eve is just around the corner and Yuriko decides to see if Tylor would like to spend the holiday with her. Tylor accepts, but quickly finds himself being diverted from his destination by a young boy, Bob. Bob doesn't seem to have any family that he can spend the holiday with and Tylor strikes him as being a particularly interesting person, if not unusual. And what's more, Bob soon finds that Tylor's perspective on Christmas may be more inspiring than he initially expected.
The High-Tech Opposition
4. The High-Tech Opposition
October 1, 1994
A breakthrough in powered armor has been uncovered, the Type-96 Newtype. Cryburn, Andressen and the rest of the marines are eager to get their hands on it, but the military isn't letting just anybody pilot the Newtype. As the marines attempt to meet the steep operational knowledge requirements, Andressen is unnerved by the revelation that this new weapon was the last thing his friend developed before his tragic death. Before long, the military learns that this new weapon has a mind of its own.
The Samurai's Narrow Escape
3. The Samurai's Narrow Escape
October 1, 1994
Kojiro's been called to serve as a test pilot for a new UPSF fighter prototype. Shortly after arriving, he meets another test pilot named Musashi who challenges Kojiro's record and skill. However, during their first test flight together, an encounter with Raalgon fighters puts them both and danger. Kojiro will need to use all the skills he's developed during his service on the Soyokaze if he hopes to survive this encounter.
The Rules of Being 16
2. The Rules of Being 16
October 1, 1994
Against the advice of her cabinet, Azalyn decides to go back to her childhood home on planet Ashran for some well deserved time off. The planet itself hasn't changed much since she lived there, but its inhabitants have. Ever since the Ashran royal family executed by Azalyn's father, the people have harbored a grudge against the Raalgon Empire. Azalyn doesn't remember the details of the event very well, only that she was good friends with Ruu, the Ashran prince. Much to her surprise, she finds him alive on the planet, but mute and devoid of any recollection of the past.
An Exceptional Episode
1. An Exceptional Episode
October 1, 1994
The Raalgon have developed a dangerous new weapon but have yet to deploy it. Seeking to take the initiative, the UPSF assigns a special mission to Tylor and the crew of the Soyokaze. But when things go awry, they find themselves at the mercy of the Raalgon Empire. While Tylor's crew sits in jail wondering if their captain is the type to betray UPSF secrets to the enemy, Tylor attempts to meet with Azalyn for an undisclosed purpose.
Description

Justy Ueki Tylor is an easygoing young man living in the far flung future where humanity has fleets traversing the galaxies. Tylor signs up for the United Planet Space Force, thinking he will end up at a cushy desk job with no responsibilities. But though Tylor has zero ambition, what he does have is an uncanny ability of getting himself into dangerous situations, some of which he isn't even aware of. Right after he enlists, a space war suddenly breaks out and a series of unlikely circumstances land Tylor in the command seat of a battle cruiser.

  • Premiere Date
    January 25, 1993
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (399)