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posted "Hated it the first time I saw it, I have watched it about 20 times since" about Star Trek (2009).   March 23, 2013
Hated it the first time I saw it, I have
What was your first impression? Very negative        Plot summary? A new cast of the characters having the same name is int
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posted "A secretary type that was fawning and not needed as was clear after her departure" about Yeoman Janice Rand.   November 08, 2010
A secretary type that was fawning and no
It was fortunate that the character of Janice Rand  was of short duration. It was clear that she was to be Kirk's love interest but the seri
posted "So many times her lines were, "I don't know what is happening"" about Beverly Crusher.   November 08, 2010
So many times her lines were, "I don't k
The Chief Medical Officer of the Enterprise arguably has to be the best "seat-of-the-pants" medical person in the Federation. No person is
posted "A tough female that should have stayed on the show" about Tasha Yar.   November 08, 2010
A tough female that should have stayed o
The character of Tasha Yar as security chief was a strong one that should have continued. There was one episode where she was a member of a team enga
posted "In many ways, she was the traditional romance interest in the series. Not always beneficial" about Nurse Christine Chapel.   November 08, 2010
In many ways, she was the traditional ro
Nurse Chapel was too much the traditional love-sick female character to be all that worthy of inclusion in the series. She uttered an occasional
posted "One of the most groundbreaking characters ever to appear on television" about Uhura.   November 08, 2010
One of the most groundbreaking character
 It is difficult to understate the significance of the Uhura character in television and society, both generally and specifically. Up until that
answered the question 'What Is Favorite DEEP SPACE NINE Series Episode?'   November 04, 2010
answered the question 'What Is Favorite DEEP SPACE NINE Series Episode?'   November 04, 2010
posted "The best of all the Star Trek video novelizations" about Star Trek 4: The Voyage Home.   June 12, 2010
The best of all the Star Trek video nove
"Star Trek IV" remains my favorite Star Trek movie of all time, the combination of humor, social message and action make it a great story. This book i
posted "An in-your-face commentary about racial hatreds, superb performance by Frank Gorshin" about Star Trek - The Original Series, Episode 70: Let That Be Your Last Battlefield.   July 10, 2008
An in-your-face commentary about racial
Subtle is the last possible word that could be used to describe this episode. It is blunt and a bit over the top in making a point about race hatred.
posted "The story seems somewhat self-serving and senseless until the dynamite ending makes it worthwhile" about Star Trek - Deep Space Nine, Episode 76: The Visitor.   June 16, 2008
The story seems somewhat self-serving an
On a rainy night in Louisiana, a young female aspiring writer stops at the home of an elderly man. The man is Jake Sisko and he was a highly touted wr
posted "A fitting play within a play" about Star Trek - The Original Series, Episode 13: The Conscience of the King.   May 28, 2008
A fitting play within a play
Although the premise of this episode has some serious holes in it, the merging of Shakespeare and space travel is a good one. The idea that the plays
posted "No reason is given for Dr. Adams using the neural neutralizer on patients and colleagues" about Star Trek - The Original Series, Episode 11: Dagger of the Mind.   May 23, 2008
No reason is given for Dr. Adams using t
The most significant item about this episode is that it introduces the Vulcan mind meld. Other than the Vulcan neck pinch, it is the most widely (re)u
posted "A love interest between an adult male and female child is well executed, that is hard to do tastefully" about Star Trek - The Original Series, Episode 12: Miri.   May 22, 2008
A love interest between an adult male an
If there is an overall weakness to the original Star Trek series, it is that the theme is often technology run amok. This not only occurs in the Feder
posted "Dangerous combination of adolescent with great power" about Star Trek - The Original Series, Episode 8: Charlie X.   January 24, 2005
Dangerous combination of adolescent with
This episode has my favorite line in the original series, "Charlie, there are a million things in this universe you can have and there are a million t
posted "Dr. Crusher portrayed as someone who can figure things out" about Star Trek - The Next Generation, Episode 79: Remember Me.   May 07, 2004
Dr. Crusher portrayed as someone who can
The most endearing quality of this episode is that it showcases Dr. Crusher as an intelligent woman who can figure things out on her own. This is in d
posted "The writers are more comatose than Riker is" about Shades Of Gray TNG.   January 29, 2004
The writers are more comatose than Riker
One thing about the next generation series that has always annoyed me is the character of the chief medical officer of the Enterprise. Whether it is D
posted "Human psychology clashing with technology" about Star Trek - The Original Series, Episode 5: The Enemy Within.   October 16, 2003
Human psychology clashing with technolog
Human psychology takes center stage in this episode. A transporter malfunction creates a second Captain Kirk by siphoning out essential characteristic
posted "One of the best of the original series and a harbinger" about Star Trek - The Original Series, Episode 18: The Squire of Gothos.   October 13, 2003
One of the best of the original series a
There are two ways in which this is one of the best episodes in the original Star Trek series. The first is that the crew of the Enterprise encounters
posted "Excellent continuity with all Star Trek series" about Star Trek: Preserver.   February 22, 2001
Excellent continuity with all Star Trek
By far, my favorite episode of the original Star Trek series was "Mirror Mirror" where Kirk, McCoy, Scottie and Uhura are swapped with their counterpa
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