It is several years after the end of mankind's war against the Kilrathi. Col. Christopher Blair is called back into active duty by the Terran Confederation to help stop acts of terrorism ... See full summary »

Director:

Reviews
1 win. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Jason Bernard ...
...
Maj. Todd 'Maniac' Marshall (as Tom Wilson)
...
Seether
...
...
1st Lt. Velina Sosa
...
...
Elizabeth Barondes ...
Col. Tamara 'Panther' Farnsworth (as Elizabeth Barones)
Jeremy Roberts ...
...
Chief Technician Robert 'Pliers' Sykes
...
...
Capt. Hugh Paulsen
Edit

Storyline

It is several years after the end of mankind's war against the Kilrathi. Col. Christopher Blair is called back into active duty by the Terran Confederation to help stop acts of terrorism that appear to be taking place against Confed by Border Worlds forces. But it soon becomes clear that the enemy may not be them at all when Blair and several of his friends defect to Border Worlds forces to try to find out who the real culprits are and to prevent the Confederation and the Border Worlds from entering into the chaos of an intergalactic war.... Written by Michael Ducharme <ducharme@escape.ca>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

February 1996 (USA)  »

Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Two of the testifiers in the end sequence are minor characters from the game. The man who says "You saw the results," was the doctor from Telemon, and the man who says "The honorable Admiral Towlyn" is the ex-pilot you meet in the bar at the beginning. See more »

Goofs

When Tolwyn orders the Vesuvius helmsman to turn the ship around just as it's about to go through a jump point, the jump wormhole starts to open but closes again immediately, before the helmsman actually obeys the order after initially protesting and aborts the jump. Normally in Wing Commander a jump point wormhole opens just as a ship enters it and stays open until it passes through. See more »

Quotes

Maniac: [Maniac has just been shunned by a woman in the bar] I guess women out here on the edge of nowhere can't appreciate a civilised man.
Blair: Sure they do. When they meet one.
Maniac: Good to see you too, Colonel, or should I say Farmer Blair? Glad you could fit me into your busy schedule.
Blair: It's a peaceful life.
Maniac: I've always said you're either an earthworm or an eagle.
See more »

Connections

Featured in Gamesmaster: Episode #5.10 (1995) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Best Movie you could possibly play!
17 July 1999 | by (Perth, Australia) – See all my reviews

An entertainment product that has somewhat died in todays blurry textures gaming, Wing Commander IV - the price of freedom is truly the pinnacle of PC gaming - exciting, fast paced and not without some real tear jerking moments. Yes, the interactive movie that I personally loved since it began. This game brings the slendour of Hollywood and the interactivity of computer games to your home with the 0 minute (!) introduction to the electrifying ending this has you, Christopher Blair (In a role played by Mark Hamill who I think is better as this particular character than Luke Skywalker) facing your worst enemy - your own kind. This is the aspect of the amazing story and video sequences which is interesting, some video sequences will depict the second thoughts the pilots have about shooting down their own kind. With two shocking plot twists later on, this is a game to play/watch. Gameplay? Never better. This is the pinnacle of PC gaming and the movie even surpasses other sci fi movies out there.


10 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Wing IV on XP colin_mallory
Black Lance;Tolwyn;Blair godfatherIV
Wing Commander IV video problem davmc500
Why is everyone credited as voice actors? brinsley2003
How much did this make? tom-899-728160
Movie bondukkevin

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?