Star Trek: Journey to Babel – Happy Vulcan Father’s Day

Written by D.C. Fontana and Gene RoddenberryDirected by Joseph Pevney With no knowledge of what the future would hold for the Star Trek franchise, actor Mark Lenard took on his second role in the series so far. Considering the series was only in its second season, you would think having the same actor back inContinue reading “Star Trek: Journey to Babel – Happy Vulcan Father’s Day”

Star Trek: Balance of Terror- One of the Best of the Original Series

Written by Paul Schneider and Gene RoddenberryDirected by Vincent McEveety Every now and then, the original Star Trek series got things just about perfect. This means a variety of things came together so well that it stands the test of time and holds up as well watching it now as it did forty years ago.Continue reading “Star Trek: Balance of Terror- One of the Best of the Original Series”

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Unification Part I

In one of the first real episodes that draws together the original Star Trek series and Star Trek: The Next Generation, Mr. Spock (Leonard Nimoy), a longtime Federation Ambassador, goes missing. Intelligence has located him on Romulus. Since the Romulans and the Federation have been at odds with each other for as long as theyContinue reading “Star Trek: The Next Generation – Unification Part I”

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Sarek

Written by Peter S. Beagle, Marc Cushman, Jake Jacobs, and Ronald D. MooreDirected by Les Landay In the first episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation, Encounter at Farpoint, fans were given a brief scene between an aged Admiral McCoy (DeForest Kelley), and the android Data (Brent Spiner). It made for a whimsical “passing ofContinue reading “Star Trek: The Next Generation – Sarek”