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Star Trek: Insurrection (1998)

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When the crew of the Enterprise learn of a Federation conspiracy against the inhabitants of a unique planet, Captain Picard begins an open rebellion.

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Lt. Commander Data was taking part in an operation the Federation has with a race known as the Son'a to observe another race known as the Ba'ku. They are wearing stealth suits so that the Ba'ku cannot see them. But suddenly, Data rips off his stealth suit, reveals himself and exposes everyone. Picard is them contacted by Admiral Dougherty who tells Picard that Data has to be stopped even if it means destroying him. Picard requests permission to try and stop him without doing that, he succeeds. He then tries to find out what happened to Data. That's when they discover a plot by the Son'a and the Federation to remove the Ba'ku from the planet because they want to tap the radiation being emitted by the nearby planet's rings which have regenerative properties. Picard then airs his objections to Dougherty who tells him that everything they are doing is within the Federation guidelines. That's when Picard steps down as Captain and decides to help the Ba'ku. Data, Crusher, Worf and Troi join... Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Rated PG for sci-fi action violence, mild language and sensuality | See all certifications »

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11 December 1998 (USA)  »

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Star Trek 9  »

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$58,000,000 (estimated)

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£2,706,800 (UK) (1 January 1999)

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ESP 118,320,817 (Spain) (29 June 2001)
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Trivia

Its network television premiere had been scheduled for September 16, 2001 on NBC, but was scrapped because of the September 11th attacks. See more »

Goofs

In the beginning, when Data is being chased into the village, the stone bridge shakes and flexes like a wooden prop as the children run across it. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
[children playing hide and seek]
child: There he is. Let's get him, come on!
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Soundtracks

String Quartet in D Major. Opus 64. No. 5. 'The Lark'
Fourth Movement: Finale - Vivace
By Joseph Haydn (as Franz J. Haydn)
Performed by Caspar da Salo Quartet
Courtesy of Point Classics
By Arrangement with Source Q
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If you like Star Trek TNG..See Insurrection
23 September 2004 | by (NYC) – See all my reviews

It's safe to assume a lot of people think that " Star Trek : Insurrection " is more like a 2 hour episode of TNG then a film. But if you like the Star Trek TNG series then you should see Insurrection.

Personally i loved "First Contact" so when i saw "Insurrection" i wasn't expecting it to be better then First Contact. I wasn't expecting anything. Whenever i see a Star Trek movie it IS like seeing another Star Trek episode... I don't compare it to last weeks. I just want to see what the crew has to face this time and if/how they make it out OK. This Film is also filled with comedy which always works for me.


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