• Star Trek: Insurrection (1998)

Star Trek: Insurrection

Release Date: December 11th, 1998

DVD Release Date: May 11th, 1999

PG |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

A Federation mission to the planet Ba'ku takes a dangerous turn when a malfunctioning android, Data (Brent Spiner), takes a cultural task force hostage. When Capt. Picard (Patrick Stewart) and his crew investigate, they uncover the truth about the Federation mission: It was actually a systematic ploy by the Son'a to displace the peaceful inhabitants of Ba'ku. Now Picard and his crew must thwart the plot even while experiencing strange side effects from exposure to the planet's surface.

Cast: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn, Gates McFadden, Marina Sirtis, F. Murray Abraham

Director: Jonathan Frakes

Genres: Action , Science fiction

Production Co: Paramount Pictures, Paramount Pictures International

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Underdog , Temptation , Mystery , Investigation , Engaging , Fascinating , Doctor , Transformation ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 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
    Peter StackSan 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

  • 75
    James BerardinelliReelViews

    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

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