Galaxy Quest
Galaxy Quest (1999)

For four years, the courageous crew of the NSEA Protector donned their uniforms and set out on thrilling and often dangerous missions in space - then their series was cancelled. Twenty years later, the five stars of the classic '70s… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: May 2, 2000
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Critic Score
89%
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User Score
78%



Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Intelligent and humorous satire with an excellent cast -- no previous Trekkie knowledge needed to enjoy this one.

Trevor Johnston
Time Out

Effects and production design are splendidly integrated into the overall enterprise, which is even more enjoyable for being so unexpected.

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Roger Ebert
At the Movies

The movie's humor works best when the illogic of the TV show gets in the way.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A fantastic science fiction comedy

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Kevin Courrier
Globe and Mail

Boldly going where few parodies have gone before.

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Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune

It's a clever premise but not one that lends itself to an hour and 42 minutes of high jinks.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Hilarious, fast, funny, fresh fun for the family.

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Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture

The drolleries take precedence over the special effects.

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Bob Longino
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

It'll beam you way, way up.

Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

Galaxy Quest works not just as a parody or a send-up of a type of film. It works as a basic space adventure as well.

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Flixster Audience Score: 78% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
In all fairness this could easily be an unofficial sequel to the Star Trek franchise, a freak alternate universe thingy hehe. A cool satire or parody of the… More
Unknown Hobo
I cannot help but love this movie because it is so integrally linked to my childhood. I was still in primary school when it came out and I remember going to see… More
Dan Schultz
A flat-out hilarious mockery of "Star Trek" and how a very similar show fools an entire race of aliens who mistake the show for "historical… More
Lorenzo von Matterhorn
<i>""By Grabthar's Hammer, By The Sons Of Warvan, You Shall Be Avenged."!"</i> The alumni cast of a cult space TV show… More
Film Crazy
Another one of my favourite Rickman movies, and i do like seeing Weaver and Rickman work together! A very enjoyable sci-fi comedy to love. Its funny and cringy… More
Alex roy
Galaxy Quest is a terrific Sci Fi comedy that parodies Sar Trek. What makes Galaxy Quest such a great film is that it's a smart comedy where the comedy… More

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