Star Trek: The Next Generation -- 25 GREATEST EPISODES!

The 25 greatest episodes of one the all-time greatest shows: Star Trek: The Next Generation.
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Family (1990)
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After defeating the Borg, the crew of the Enterprise experiences shore leave in various ways. Captain... (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Chain of Command: Part 2 (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
While the humorless Captain Jellico leads the effort to prevent a Cardassian invasion, Picard is captured and tortured by a ruthless interrogator in an attempt to break him. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: The Inner Light (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.4/10 X  
Picard awakes to find himself living in a small village where he is a well-known member of the community who is suffering from a delusion of being a starship captain. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Redemption (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Both Captain Picard and Lt. Worf must decide where their priorities lie as the Klingon Empire descends into a bitter civil war. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
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Responding to a distress call on one of the Federation's outer-most colonies, the Enterprise arrives...only to find a big hole in the ground where the town used to be, and discovers the Borg are behind the attack. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
Commander Riker had no choice as acting captain but fire full force on the Borg starship, despite Picard being on board of it... (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: A Matter of Honor (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
When the Federation promotes an officer exchange program, Commander Riker decides to accept an assignment aboard a Klingon war ship... (44 mins.)
 
8.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Q Who (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Q tries to prove that Picard needs him as part of their crew by hurling the Enterprise 7,000 light years away where they encounter the Borg for the first time. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Cause and Effect (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The Enterprise gets caught in a time loop which always has one result: total destruction of the ship, itself. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: The Drumhead (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A retired admiral boards the Enterprise in an effort to determine the actions aboard the ship surrounding an act of sabotage and possible treason. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Conspiracy (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
After diverting to a secret meeting with an old friend and some of Starfleet's finest commanders, Picard finds the Horatio blown to bits just hours after the meeting and he returns the Enterprise to Earth looking for answers. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Clues (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Effects of passing through a wormhole give the Enterprise crew a sense that they were unconscious for more than the thirty seconds they've been led to believe. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Parallels (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
On his return from a bat'leth competition in the Klingon Empire, Worf finds himself shifting realities where events and details are in a constant state of flux and only he is aware of the changes. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: All Good Things... (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Capt. Picard finds himself shifting continually into the past, future and present and must use that to discover a threat to humanity's existence. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Thine Own Self (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Data is sent to follow a probe that has drifted off course and crashed on a primitive planet, only to crash on the planet, himself, with no memory of any event prior to crashing on the planet's surface. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: The Measure of a Man (1989)
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When Data resigns his commission rather than be dismantled for examination by an inadequately skilled scientist, a formal hearing is convened to determine whether Data is considered property without rights or is a sentient being. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Disaster (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
While the Enterprise enjoys a rest, just when elementary school science prize winners Patterson Supera... (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Unification I (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Picard and Data follow Spock into Romulan space on a dangerous mission. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Unification II (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Picard is found on Romulus by senator Pardek, who brings him to ambassador Spock, who explains his secret... (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Tapestry (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Captain Picard incurs serious wounds in a fight, even his artificial heart is gravely damaged. While Dr... (44 mins.)
 
21.
Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Peak Performance (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The crew of the Enterprise participates in war games. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: Phantasms (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Data deals with his new ability to experience nightmares as the Enterprise deals with the installation of a new warp core that won't work as expected. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: The Perfect Mate (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
On a diplomatic mission to bring Ambassador Briam and his Kryotion planet's gift to a reconciliation ceremony with its rival... (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: The Chase (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The crew of the Enterprise must race against various rival powers to uncover an archaeological secret that explains the predominance of humanoid life forms in the galaxy. (44 mins.)
 
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Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987 TV Series)
Episode: The Defector (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
When a Romulan officer defects to the Federation with a warning of a impending invasion, Capt. Picard struggles to decide if he is to be believed. (44 mins.)