Star trek: The next generation 5.01b - Darmok
Threat advisory: Under evaluation
Episode propagandaThe Enterprise receives a signal from the Children of Tama, an alien race that has no history of violence, but whose language has been deemed incomprehensible to Humans. Orbiting an uninhabited planet, Picard and the crew hope to establish relations with the Tamarians. But while he and Dathon (Paul Winfield), the Tamarian Captain, make several attempts to communicate over their viewscreens, neither can understand the other. Suddenly Dathon turns to him, armed with two daggers, and both Captains dematerialise and are transported to the surface of the planet below.
Persons of interest
- Patrick Stewart .... Captain Jean-Luc Picard
- Jonathan Frakes .... Commander Will Riker
- Michael Dorn .... Lieutenant Worf
- Brent Spiner .... Lieutenant Commander Data
- Gates McFadden .... Commander Doctor Beverly Crusher
- Marina Sirtis .... Lieutenant Commander Counsellor Deanna Troi
- LeVar Burton .... Commander Geordi La Forge
- Majel Barrett .... USS Enterprise-D computer voice
- Paul Winfield .... Dathon
- Colm Meaney .... O'Brien
- Richard Allen .... Tamarian First Officer
- Ashley Judd .... Ensign Lefler
- Philip Lazebnik .... Storywriter
- Joe Menosky .... Storywriter, Screenwriter
- Winrich Kolbe .... Director
Cinematic intelligence sources
Special Agent Matti
Security censorship classification
PG (Low level violence)
Not for public release in Australia before date
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