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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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Jonathan Frakes

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Gene Roddenberry (creator: "Star Trek"), Rick Berman (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Stewart ... Picard
Jonathan Frakes ... Riker
Brent Spiner ... Data
LeVar Burton ... Geordi (as Levar Burton)
Michael Dorn ... Worf
Gates McFadden ... Beverly
Marina Sirtis ... Troi
F. Murray Abraham ... Ru'afo
Donna Murphy ... Anij
Anthony Zerbe ... Dougherty
Gregg Henry ... Gallatin
Daniel Hugh Kelly ... Sojef
Michael Welch ... Artim
Mark Deakins Mark Deakins ... Tournel
Stephanie Niznik ... Perim
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Storyline

While on a mission to observe the peaceful Ba'ku race, Lt. Commander Data suddenly behaves as if having to fear for his existence. The immortal Ba'ku, whose planet offers regenerative radiation and therefore incredible lifespans, live in harmony with nature and reject advanced technology. Their planet and their culture is secretly researched by the Federation associated with an alien race called the Son'a. But the Son'a intend to abduct the Ba'ku in order to take the planet for themselves and for the Starfleet officials who all would like to regenerate their bodies. But they did not think of the loyalty of Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Enterprise-E to the Prime Directive. Written by Julian Reischl <julianreischl@mac.com>

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On December 11th, Stand to fight. Hold your ground. Join the rebellion. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 December 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Star Trek 9 See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$58,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$22,052,836, 13 December 1998, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$70,117,571, 28 March 1999

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$119,000,000
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Color

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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

This film takes place shortly after the Deep Space 9 sixth season finale Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Tears of the Prophets (1998). See more »

Goofs

During Riker's bath tub face shaving scene, it is obvious that his face has already been totally shaven. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
[children playing hide and seek]
child: There he is. Let's get him, come on!
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Score is captivating
6 June 2000 | by jmarcelSee all my reviews

Insurrection features a wonderful score during the opening sequence and throughout. This added to my enjoyment of the film. I have to admit, the battle sequence between the Enterprise and the S'ona ships is too fast, poorly edited and unimpressive. Overall, however, I enjoyed the performances from Stewart and Donna Murphy and the light-hearted tone of the film. While not in the same league as First Contact, Insurrection is a satisfying Sci-Fi film which feels more like a good tv episode (with great cinematography). Don't expect FC and you'll do fine with this movie.


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