Star Trek: Voyager (1995–2001)
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Passing through a vast starless void, monotony hits the crew hard till a darkness species attacks, mistaking Voyager as an ally of a poisonous garbage freighter.


David Livingston


Gene Roddenberry (based upon "Star Trek" created by), Rick Berman (created by) | 4 more credits »




Episode cast overview:
Kate Mulgrew ... Capt. Kathryn Janeway
Robert Beltran ... Cmdr. Chakotay
Roxann Dawson ... Lt. B'Elanna Torres
Robert Duncan McNeill ... Lt. Tom Paris
Ethan Phillips ... Neelix
Robert Picardo ... The Doctor
Tim Russ ... Lt. Tuvok
Jeri Ryan ... Seven of Nine
Garrett Wang ... Ensign Harry Kim
Ken Magee Ken Magee ... Controller Emck
Steven Dennis ... Night Alien (as Steve Dennis)
Martin Rayner ... Dr. Chaotica


Crew morale hits an all-time low when Voyager must spend two years crossing an expanse devoid of any star systems or signs of life. As Captain Janeway is forced to reflect on the choice she made stranding her crew in the Delta Quadrant, little does she know she will face a similar decision when Voyager ends up in the middle of a serious conflict. Written by Anonymous

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Did You Know?


The game that Paris and Torres play in the mess hall, referred to herein as "durotta," has game pieces that are easily recognizable as pieces from the real-life game Quarto. While playing the game, the characters follow the rules of Quarto, as well. See more »


When the Voyager is thrown into darkness, you see Tuvok and Kim on the bridge and then the scene cuts to the mess hall as the lights go out. Several scenes later when the Voyager's name is shown, the mess hall is illuminated. See more »


[first lines]
Dr. Chaotica: Citizens of Earth, your destiny is in my hands. Those of you who acquiesce to my demands will be treated fairly. Oppose me, and you face a dire fate indeed - as my slaves in the mines of Mercury. You have one hour.
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Spoofs Flash Gordon (1936) See more »


Star Trek: Voyager - Main Title
Written by Jerry Goldsmith
Performed by Jay Chattaway
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Not Alone
3 September 2018 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

This is a pivotal episode in the canon. The ship has entered a period of dead space that they call "The Void." Boredom reigns and they are on each other's nerves. There is a need to conserve energy and so their jobs are curtailed and since there are no challenges, they are left to their thoughts. This is when Janeway drops into depression and self-pity and guilt. Remember that it was her unilateral decision that put them in their predicament. She withdraws from the crew. But a "savior" is at hand. A disgusting toxic cargo dumper shows up. It turns out an alien race is being destroyed by this guy's awful stuff. One of that race ends up on board Voyager and we find just how evil our dumper is. Suddenly, everyone has a purpose and Janeway is put to the test. The crew must make a serious decision. This is a nicely written and produced episode. Great start.

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14 October 1998 (USA) See more »

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1.33 : 1
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