Star Trek: The Animated Series: Season 1, Episode 5

More Tribbles, More Troubles (6 Oct. 1973)

TV Episode  -   -  Animation | Action | Adventure
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 177 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 3 critic

Cyrano Jones again infiltrates the ship with Tribbles that now grow to monstrous size.

Director:

Writers:

(created by),
Watch Episode
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

Free at IMDb

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1502 titles
created 26 Feb 2011
 
a list of 100 titles
created 24 May 2013
 
a list of 679 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 20 titles
created 3 months ago
 
list image
a list of 10 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: More Tribbles, More Troubles (06 Oct 1973)

More Tribbles, More Troubles (06 Oct 1973) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Star Trek: The Animated Series.
« Previous Episode | 5 of 22 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
...
Capt. Kirk (voice)
...
Mr. Spock (voice)
...
Dr. McCoy (voice)
...
Sulu (voice)
...
Uhura (voice)
...
Nurse Christine Chapel (credit only)
...
Korax (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Cyrano Jones again infiltrates the ship with Tribbles that now grow to monstrous size.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

6 October 1973 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

| (technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

David Gerrold's original idea for this episode was that the tribble predators would breed as fast as the tribbles. Then, crew members would begin to go missing implying that the predators ate them. But the producers felt that would be too violent for a Saturday morning cartoon. See more »

Goofs

Close-ups of Scotty operating the transporter clearly show a mustache sticking out from his face. This is actually footage of Mr. Kyle, the other transporter operator. See more »

Quotes

Koloth: If I have to take him by force, I will.
Captain James T. Kirk: The first Klingon to step aboard this ship will be the last Klingon.
See more »

Connections

Featured in Drawn to the Final Frontier (2006) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great Story, Terrible Animation!
30 August 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

All 22 (or so) animated Star Trek Episodes were well-written with voices from most of the original series actors, but, oh, that bad animation! Basically a moving "storyboard" with minimal movement, from the "Clutch-Cargo" (only the mouths move) and Hanna-Barbara school of "short-hand" animation. Almost like watching a "scanned" comic strip or linked still-pictures! Also, you could tell that the whole thing was produced like a "radio-play" as there was no interaction and very little humor in the series. Not even the original music! Indeed, all the actors never sat down together at the same time to record their lines! Saved from being unwatchable garbage by the fact that Gene Roddenberry had a hand in the production. Originally, every major character was to have a "Jr." sidekick in uniform--what an incredibly stupid idea! However, it was food for the "starving Star Trek fans" until the many movies and spin-offs followed. As noted, good story, bad animation! As for the story, see a much better produced "Tribbles" reprise on a much superior (and funnier) live-action "Deep Space Nine" episode!


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Was the series too bright for a target audience of kids? Stuart Gardner
the episode with satan. gwlankard
Reuse voice tracks for computer animated redo? Atlantarama
First Saucer Sever...? clay56
Is there any place i can watch these on the internet? billyshears-2
sympathy for the devil episode... horrendous mothfodder
Discuss More Tribbles, More Troubles (1973) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page