Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – Season Seven on DVD (Original Release)

Fans knew when this season began that the series was winding down. There were so many unresolved issues by the end of the sixth season that needed to be resolved, or at least dealt with, during the seventh season that the writers had their work cut out for them. Especially as this final season drewContinue reading “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – Season Seven on DVD (Original Release)”

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Firstborn

Written by Rene Echevarria, Mark Kalbfeld, Rene Echevarria, and Naren ShankarDirected by Jonathan West The previous episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation gave some closure for Dr. Crusher’s son Wesley. Firstborn attempts to do the same for the Klingon, Worf, and his son, Alexander. Alexander is of mixed heritage, his mother being half-human andContinue reading “Star Trek: The Next Generation – Firstborn”

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Season Five on DVD

If there’s a theme for the fifth season, it is definitely the war with the Dominion, with some battles with the Klingons a close second. The subject of war seems to overshadow everything else that goes on this season. The Jem’Hadar, the Founders, and the Vorta play prominent roles in many of the episodes. TheContinue reading “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Season Five on DVD”

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Birthright Part I

Written by Brannon Braga and Rene EchevarriaDirected by Winrich Kolbe When Star Trek: Deep Space Nine first premiered, there was a brief crossover where it was shown that the station’s Commander, Benjamin Sisko (Avery Brooks) had issues with Captain Picard (Patrick Stewart) and at the time that seemed to be the only connection the twoContinue reading “Star Trek: The Next Generation – Birthright Part I”

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – Season Four on DVD

This season opens with a very different atmosphere than has really ever been seen before on Star Trek as the Federation is preparing for a drawn-out war with the Dominion. This won’t be the two-episode “war” with the Borg that was seen in Star Trek: The Next Generation, or the almost hidden “war” with theContinue reading “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – Season Four on DVD”

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Season Two on DVD (Original Release)

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine was different than any other Star Trek series that came before it. Instead of being set on a ship, Deep Space Nine was set on a space station. The station was located between the planet Bajor and the first stable wormhole in the galaxy (a wormhole is a shortcut inContinue reading “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Season Two on DVD (Original Release)”

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Season One on DVD

Five years into the run of Star Trek: The Next Generation, the powers that be at Paramount Studios wanted to launch a second series based in the Star Trek universe of the future. Not wanting to have two series based on ships traveling the galaxy, the Star Trek creative staff instead launched a show whichContinue reading “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Season One on DVD”