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Advantages: the new exterior effects shots are excellent and the HD restoration is very good
Disadvantages: no real disadvantages apart from the slightly poor quality of episodes from the final season

Please note that this is a review of the Blu-ray boxset. The image on the listing was correct but for some reason Ciao must have mis-labelled it. Release Details Title: Star Trek: The Complete Original Series Creator: Gene Roddenberry Directors: M ...

Kev_The_Blu-Ray_Reviewer 02.06.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Star Trek - The Original Series - Complete (Box-Set) (DVD)

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On the Edge of Forever

Advantages: Patrick Stewart, a smattering of decent episodes
Disadvantages: This series took three years to get going

"Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. Its continuing mission: to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no one has gone before!" Star Trek: The Next Generation' ...

Jake_Speed 13.06.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Star Trek - The Next Generation - Series 1 - Complete (DVD)

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Let's See What's Out There...

Advantages: Genre-defining sequel with a lot of potential.
Disadvantages: Missed, wasted and blown opportunities.

...The first season of most long-running shows will end up looking a little naïve and discordant in hindsight, and the freshman year of Star Trek's first television sequel offends more than most in this regard. The new series would take roughly three years t ...

Frankingsteins 19.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Star Trek - The Next Generation - Series 1 - Complete (DVD)

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A good start to the next generation

Advantages: good start, some solid episodes
Disadvantages: rather dated shaky characters

As a big fan of star trek (without being a trekkie) for me this was a must have on DVD. This first season in my opinion did a very good job of making the transition from the old original star trek series starring William Shatner to the new generation. Thi ...

adamp123 20.12.2009 · Read full review
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The Unknown That Defines Our Existence

Advantages: Good pilot episode, interesting change of direction.
Disadvantages: Far too many weak re-treads of Star Trek clichés.

...The third and often most overlooked Star Trek series, 'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine' (DS9) was essentially a spin-off of the popular 'Star Trek: The Next Generation,' and first aired during its sister show's sixth year in 1993. The first series to be produc ...

Frankingsteins 29.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Star Trek - Deep Space Nine - Series 1 - Complete (DVD)

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