Star Trek: The Next Generation

Star Trek: The Next Generation

With the disappearance of a Federation colony, the Enterprise warp speeds to action to uncover if the reason was political or something much more sinister. Along their travels, the crew must escort a scientist who may hold the key to a malfunction that places the crew in danger. Prime Directives are broken as Picard is taken for a god on a primitive world. The Romulans continue to notice Federation intrusion into the Neutral Zone and threatens war against the Enterprise. Things become much more complex as an old enemy stops by and Picard must decide if he should offer solace or choose to remain enemies as a precaution. All leading up to finally answering the motives of Starfleet and the Federation as the Enterprise continues on its mission to explore the galaxy.
With the disappearance of a Federation colony, the Enterprise warp speeds to action to uncover if the reason was political or something much more sinister. Along their travels, the crew must escort a scientist who may hold the key to a malfunction that places the crew in danger. Prime Directives are broken as Picard is taken for a god on a primitive world. The Romulans continue to notice Federation intrusion into the Neutral Zone and threatens war against the Enterprise. Things become much more complex as an old enemy stops by and Picard must decide if he should offer solace or choose to remain enemies as a precaution. All leading up to finally answering the motives of Starfleet and the Federation as the Enterprise continues on its mission to explore the galaxy.

Season 3 (26 episodes)

  • 1. Evolution

    Original air date: 09/25/1989 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 09/25/1989 Runtime: 45:29 min. A system-wide computer malfunction places the crew of the Enterprise in grave danger while they escort a scientist to study an exploding star.

  • 2. The Ensigns of Command

    Original air date: 10/02/1989 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 10/02/1989 Runtime: 45:29 min. Data is sent to evacuate a human colony when the hostile non-humanoid species that possesses the planet now want to inhabit it.

  • 3. The Survivors

    Original air date: 10/09/1989 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 10/09/1989 Runtime: 45:28 min. The Enterprise investigates a planet where an entirely colony has been eradicated except for two elderly residents and their home, which has been left in perfect condition.

  • 4. Who Watches the Watchers

    Original air date: 10/16/1989 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 10/16/1989 Runtime: 45:29 min. An away team inadvertently breaks the Prime Directive and reveals themselves to a primitive culture on Mintaka III, leading the inhabitants to believe that Captain Picard is a god.

  • 5. The Bonding

    Original air date: 10/23/1989 Runtime: 45:30 min.

    Original air date: 10/23/1989 Runtime: 45:30 min. Worf and Wesley must help a 12 year old boy cope with the death of his mother: an archaeologist killed during an away mission to a deserted planet.

  • 6. Booby Trap

    Original air date: 10/30/1989 Runtime: 45:30 min.

    Original air date: 10/30/1989 Runtime: 45:30 min. While investigating an ancient ship left adrift in space, the Enterprise accidentally trips the ancient booby trap that disabled the old vessel over 1000 years ago.

  • 7. The Enemy

    Original air date: 11/06/1989 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 11/06/1989 Runtime: 45:28 min. A blind Geordi is trapped on a hazardous planet with a paranoid and severely injured Romulan.

  • 8. The Price

    Original air date: 11/13/1989 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 11/13/1989 Runtime: 45:28 min. The Enterprise hosts the negotiations for the rights to a newly discovered, stable wormhole to the Gamma Quadrant.

  • 9. The Vengeance Factor

    Original air date: 11/20/1989 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 11/20/1989 Runtime: 45:29 min. The Enterprise crew tries to mend the relationship between a race known as the Acamarians and a faction known as the Gatherers.

  • 10. The Defector

    Original air date: 01/01/1990 Runtime: 45:31 min.

    Original air date: 01/01/1990 Runtime: 45:31 min. A defecting Romulan warns the Federation about an impending attack by the Romulans, who are allegedly establishing a secret base within the Neutral Zone.

  • 11. The Hunted

    Original air date: 01/08/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 01/08/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min. A planet applying to join the Federation enlists the help of the Enterprise to track down a wanted criminal who has a reputation for excessive violence.

  • 12. The High Ground

    Original air date: 01/29/1990 Runtime: 45:32 min.

    Original air date: 01/29/1990 Runtime: 45:32 min. Dr. Crusher is abducted by a group of terrorists while delivering crucial medical supplies to a planet ravaged by civil war.

  • 13. Deja Q

    Original air date: 02/05/1990 Runtime: 45:30 min.

    Original air date: 02/05/1990 Runtime: 45:30 min. The Calamarian starts attacking the Enterprise while seeking revenge on a powerless Q who has requested sanctuary.

  • 14. A Matter of Perspective

    Original air date: 02/12/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 02/12/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min. Riker is accused of murder when a scientist is killed in an explosion.

  • 15. Yesterday's Enterprise

    Original air date: 02/19/1990 Runtime: 45:36 min.

    Original air date: 02/19/1990 Runtime: 45:36 min. A rift in the space/time continuum brings the Enterprise 22 years into the future, and alters the timeline.

  • 16. The Offspring

    Original air date: 03/12/1990 Runtime: 45:32 min.

    Original air date: 03/12/1990 Runtime: 45:32 min. Data becomes a father when he creates a Soong-type android in the form of a daughter named Lal. Issues are complicated when Lal starts showing signs of a more evolved consciousness.

  • 17. Sins of the Father

    Original air date: 03/19/1990 Runtime: 45:39 min.

    Original air date: 03/19/1990 Runtime: 45:39 min. Worf is reunited with his long-lost brother when their father is charged with treason for helping the Romulans.

  • 18. Allegiance

    Original air date: 03/26/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 03/26/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min. Picard is secretly abducted and switched with an alien double. The crews' suspicions are raised when he starts exhibiting unusual behavior.

  • 19. Captain's Holiday

    Original air date: 04/02/1990 Runtime: 45:31 min.

    Original air date: 04/02/1990 Runtime: 45:31 min. While on vacation on Risa, Captain Picard encounters two Vorgons from the 27th Century.

  • 20. Tin Man

    Original air date: 04/23/1990 Runtime: 45:32 min.

    Original air date: 04/23/1990 Runtime: 45:32 min. The Enterprise encounters a "living" ship in the Neutral Zone, and risks breaking the Romulan Federation alliance in order to bring it into contact with a Betazoid emissary.

  • 21. Hollow Pursuits

    Original air date: 04/30/1990 Runtime: 45:31 min.

    Original air date: 04/30/1990 Runtime: 45:31 min. A nervous and insecure officer places the Enterprise in great danger when he spends his time acting out his fantasies on the holodeck and neglects his duties in Engineering.

  • 22. The Most Toys

    Original air date: 05/07/1990 Runtime: 45:25 min.

    Original air date: 05/07/1990 Runtime: 45:25 min. The crew is shattered by the apparent death of Data in a shuttle explosion, and they're prevented from carrying out a detailed investigation when Starfleet gives them orders for a new mission.

  • 23. Sarek

    Original air date: 05/14/1990 Runtime: 45:26 min.

    Original air date: 05/14/1990 Runtime: 45:26 min. Spock's Vulcan father, Sarek, boards the Enterprise to negotiate political relations with the Legaran.

  • 24. Menage a Troi

    Original air date: 05/28/1990 Runtime: 45:26 min.

    Original air date: 05/28/1990 Runtime: 45:26 min. Riker and Troi's shore leave on Betazed is interrupted when they are unexpectedly joined by Deanna's mother, Lwaxana.

  • 25. Transfigurations

    Original air date: 06/04/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 06/04/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min. Crusher becomes attracted to an injured alien with mysterious powers, who is being tracked down by his government like a wanted criminal.

  • 26. The Best of Both Worlds, Pt. 1

    Original air date: 06/18/1990 Runtime: 45:33 min.

    Original air date: 06/18/1990 Runtime: 45:33 min. A Starfleet expert on the Borg, Lt. Cmdr. Shelby, is assigned to the Enterprise to investigate the disappearance of a Federation colony.