Star Trek Generations
Star Trek Generations (1994)

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: November 17, 1998
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48%
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58%



Critic Score: 48% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Leonard Klady
Variety

Star Trek Generations has enough verve, imagination and familiarity to satisfy three decades' worth of Trekkers raised on several incarnations of the television skein.

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Peter M. Nichols
New York Times

Generations is predictably flabby and impenetrable in places, but it has enough pomp, spectacle and high-tech small talk to keep the franchise afloat.

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Peter T. Chattaway
Patheos

The one major drawback to this film is its summary dismissal of Captain Kirk from the Star Trek universe. The torch that is supposedly being passed between generations here is little more than a fizzled matchstick.

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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

At least the special effects and outer space vistas are more handsome than usual.

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Desson Thomson
Washington Post

A rich and absorbing saga.

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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

Star Trek at its geekiest, and cursory filmmaking at its blandest.

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Time Out

The series' dullest instalment.

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews

Mostly, Generations spends its running length searching for, and never completely finding, its niche.

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Betty Jo Tucker
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

From the opening shot of a champagne bottle floating in space to the pulsating ribbon of an engulfing Nexus, the film's images dazzled me.

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Flixster Audience Score: 58% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
With an all new cast of actors, the Star Trek franchise take a new turn and reinvents the series by introducing a new crew. With Generations we get a highly… More
Phil Hubbs
A new film, a new generation and the beginning of a newer franchise. I don't like these shorter one word film titles though. The film kicks off with the… More
xGary Xx
An alien scientist obsessed with returning to a temporal nexus threatens the destruction of an entire planetary system and so Captain Picard enlists the help of… More
Christopher Heim
A two part TNG episode that never fully takes advantage of it's film medium. The acting is overall decent and the visuals are entertaining to look at.… More
KJ Proulx
I may be alone here, but this film is horribly underrated and is one of my favourites in the franchise. Kicking off a new generation of films, this film acts as… More
Carlos Magalh„es
The first Next Generation film is unfortunately a big mess that uses a confusing plot device to bid a ridiculous adieu to Captain Kirk while giving space to the… More

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