Star Trek 8: First Contact (Blu-ray)

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After an epic battle against the Borg (cybernetically-enhanced life forms), Captain Picard and the crew of the Enterprise follow the Borg Sphere back into the 21st century to prevent the Borg from contaminating Earth’s timeline and preventing Earth’s first contact. Picard and the crew must work together to battle the Borg Queen before she assimilates all of mankind and changes history forever. Resistance is futile.

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Studio Paramount
SKU 211504380
UPC 097360719543
UPC 14 00097360719543
Format Blu-Ray DVD
Release Date 4/20/2010
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Anamorphic Widescreen  2.35:1
Awards
Image Award (1997) Alfre Woodard, Nominee, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Oscar (1997) Michael Westmore, et. al., Nominee, Best Makeup
Reviews
ReviewSource ReelViews
Review A conscious decision was made to develop First Contact into the most action-oriented adventure since Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, and the largely-effective results speak for themselves. This film moves, rarely ever stopping to take a breath. Originality is not at an all-time high, but the film makers have shown a great deal of ingenuity in grafting elements of Moby Dick, Aliens, Terminator 2, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Return of the Jedi, and even Die Hard onto the familiar Star Trek formula, which emphasizes ideas over mindless thrills. The editing is crisp and the direction is sure-handed, making for perhaps the most streamlined Star Trek movie of them all...First Contact has single-handedly revived the Star Trek movie series, at least from a creative point-of-view.
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Reviewer James Berardinelli
ReviewRating 8
ReviewSource Chicago Sun-Times
Review "Star Trek: First Contact'' is one of the best of the eight "Star Trek'' films: Certainly the best in its technical credits, and among the best in the ingenuity of its plot...Some of the earlier "Star Trek'' movies have been frankly clunky in the special-effects department; the first of the series came out in 1979 and looked pale in comparison to ``Star Wars.'' But this one benefits from the latest advances in f/x artistry, starting with its sensational opening shot, which begins so deep inside Picard's eyeball, it looks like a star-speckled spacescape and then pulling back to encompass an unimaginably vast Borg starship..."Star Trek'' movies in the past have occasionally gone where no movie had gone, or wanted to go, before. This one is on the right beam.
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Reviewer Roger Ebert
ReviewRating 9
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Video Format Blu-Ray
Quotes
Desson Thomson, Washington Post ...pulsates with great imagination, amusing characters...
Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times ...does everything you'd want a "Star Trek" film to do, and it does it with cheerfulness and style.
Richard Corliss, Time ...the movie glides along with purpose and style.

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