2 December 2012 10:53 PM, PST | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

This past Thursday, November 29, the folks at Paramount/CBS Video and Fathom Entertainment treated film goers with a unique viewing experience. To celebrate the release of the second season of Star Trek: The Next Generation (St:tng) on Blu-ray, fans were able to view two digitally restored episodes on the big screen in select theatres across the country. I was fortunate to attend this event. It was the first time I had seen these shows in nearly 25 years, although the series has been a fixture in syndication and on cable channels (BBC America, G4). It was quite an evening of nostalgia and an appreciation of the tech wizards that have logged countless hours sprucing up these shows for HD. The Enterprise-d group looks better than ever.

Here’s a brief bit of Trek history. St:tng premiered in first run syndication in September of 1987. Despite some uneven episodes in that first season, »

- Jim Batts

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