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Based on 19 Reviews
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 75
    Peter Stack San Francisco Chronicle

    Star Trek: Insurrection is out there where the imagination collides with roaring spaceships, exotic planets, wonderfully nutty costumes, a few choice jokes and some fascinating ideas. show more

  • 88
    San Francisco Examiner

    The maturity of the Star Trek saga and its remarkable fan base have combined to produce a polished film that shines like a crown jewel in the Star Trek firmament. show more

  • 75
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    The best Star Trek stories are allegorical - in addition to telling an involving story, they're about something other than going into space and blowing up enemy ships. Insurrection continues that tradition. show more

  • 63
    David Sterritt Christian Science Monitor

    Trekkers will be pleased by new characters and stunning special effects. show more

  • 63
    Liam Lacey The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Rather than build on the new momentum, this one's a bit more of a cruise-control effort. show more

  • 50
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    There is a certain lackluster feeling to the way the key characters debate the issues, and perhaps that reflects the suspicion of the filmmakers that they have hitched their wagon to the wrong cause. show more

  • 70
    TV Guide

    It's an interesting story, more accessible to non-Trekkers than previous entries. show more

  • 70
    Ron Wells Film Threat

    This movie best exploits the strengths of the show as well, such as the chemistry among the cast. show more

  • 40
    Marc Savlov Austin Chronicle

    A muddled, gimpy mess, filled with the worst sort of Trek clichés and ill-timed humorous outbursts. show more

  • 50
    Lisa Schwarzbaum Entertainment Weekly

    That's the moral nut of this highly unexceptional episode, a midlife production in which each Enterprise crew member does his or her vaudeville act. show more

similar movies

  • Star Trek Generations (1994)

  • Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)

  • Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)

  • Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

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