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Star Trek Insurrection Analysis and Review

Star Trek Insurrection Analysis and Review

May 30, 2020

Star Trek Insurrection was released in 1998 and pitted Captain Jean-Luc Picard against his Federation superiors. The movie explored the classic 'fountain of youth' concept, and asked questions around hard far people are willing to go to help a large group, at the expense of a smaller one, and the theme of displaced people. In this episode, I look back on this film and discuss what worked for me, and what didn't. I find I enjoy watching this movie more now than I did the first time. It missed the mark for me when I saw it at the cinema, but nowadays I can just watch it for what it is and enjoy it as a part of Star Trek history.

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Star Trek Generations - Detailed Analysis and Retro Review

Star Trek Generations - Detailed Analysis and Retro Review

May 2, 2020

Star Trek Generations had a lot of hype to live up to. Not only was it the first time we would see the next generation cast on the big screen, but it would also have the long-anticipated meeting of Captain Kirk and Captain Picard. But, it was also going to be one of those infamous odd-numbered Star Trek movies. So, could it hold up to the hype?

Let's dig back into this movie and see how it holds up.

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Star Trek Nemesis Review / Discussion

Star Trek Nemesis Review / Discussion

January 11, 2020

Star Trek Nemesis has a reputation for being a bad movie, and I won't dispute that, but it's important in terms of setup because this is the last time we saw Picard and his crewmates. So let's take another look at this movie and see what we make of it. Join me as I count down the 10 episodes and movies you should watch before Star Trek Picard.

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Star Trek First Contact Review / Discussion

Star Trek First Contact Review / Discussion

December 21, 2019

Star Trek First Contact is my favourite Star Trek movie. It was a wonderful way to celebrate the 30th anniversary of our beloved franchise. In this video, I geek out with delight over the movie, and yes, I point out a couple of things that could have been even better. Join me as I review the 10 episodes and movies that you should watch before Star Trek Picard.

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Star Trek The Next Generation “All Good Things”

Star Trek The Next Generation “All Good Things”

December 14, 2019

All Good Things is the finale episode of Star Trek The Next Generation. It is noteworthy because, in it, Picard jumps forward through time into the future, around the time that the new Star Trek Picard will be set. Join me as I geek out over the 10 episodes and movies you should watch before Star Trek Picard.

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Star Trek The Next Generation “Descent” (Nerd Heaven #004)

Star Trek The Next Generation “Descent” (Nerd Heaven #004)

December 7, 2019

Star Trek The Next Generation Descent continues to explore the character of Hugh and the impact his individuality has had on the Borg. Join me on the Nerd Heaven Podcast as I discuss Star Trek episodes in preparation for Star Trek Picard.

Star Trek The Next Generation “I Borg” (Nerd Heaven #003)

Star Trek The Next Generation “I Borg” (Nerd Heaven #003)

December 7, 2019

I Borg is an important episode of Star Trek The Next Generation when looking at Picard's character arc. This story forces him to confront his feelings over the borg. It also introduced the character of Hugh, who will be returning for the new Star Trek Picard. Join me on the Nerd Heaven Podcast as we discuss the episodes and movies that you should watch before Star Trek Picard.

Star Trek The Next Generation “Family” (Nerd Heaven #002)

Star Trek The Next Generation “Family” (Nerd Heaven #002)

December 7, 2019

Family is a surprisingly character-driven episode of Star Trek The Next Generation. It gives us a much-needed reflection on the recent events of Best of Both Worlds. Join me as I count down the 10 episodes and movies that you should watch before Star Trek Picard releases. Nerd Heaven is a new podcast that discusses Star Trek and other science fiction stories.

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Star Trek The Next Generation “The Best of Both Worlds” (Nerd Heaven #001)

Star Trek The Next Generation “The Best of Both Worlds” (Nerd Heaven #001)

December 6, 2019

Welcome to the first episode of Nerd Heaven. We're counting down the 10 Star Trek episodes and movies that you should watch before Star Trek Picard releases.

Today, we're looking at Star Trek: The Next Generation "The Best of Both Worlds". I share my thoughts and review of this iconic episode which changes the life of Jean-Luc Picard forever.

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