Star Trek: The Next Generation

Star Trek: The Next Generation

As Riker tries to save the Enterprise and the Earth from an powerful alien race, Captain Picards life hangs in the balance. The crew faces their own demons and must overcome their own obstacles to continue their mission. This leads Data to return to his creator to better understand emotions. Worf must accept his Klingon heritage and face his former family. A power struggle threatens the Federation as the Romulans try to make peace with their universe and the Klingons deal with a potential successor to their empire. Political relations are strained within the Enterprise as a rouge ship attacks former enemies of the Federation. Ultimately leading up to a civil war where one member of the Enterprise must decide where his loyalty lies.
As Riker tries to save the Enterprise and the Earth from an powerful alien race, Captain Picards life hangs in the balance. The crew faces their own demons and must overcome their own obstacles to continue their mission. This leads Data to return to his creator to better understand emotions. Worf must accept his Klingon heritage and face his former family. A power struggle threatens the Federation as the Romulans try to make peace with their universe and the Klingons deal with a potential successor to their empire. Political relations are strained within the Enterprise as a rouge ship attacks former enemies of the Federation. Ultimately leading up to a civil war where one member of the Enterprise must decide where his loyalty lies.

Season 4 (26 episodes)

  • 1. The Best of Both Worlds, Pt. 2

    Original air date: 09/24/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 09/24/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min. A Starfleet expert on the Borg, Lt. Cmdr. Shelby, is assigned to the Enterprise to investigate the disappearance of a Federation colony.

  • 2. Family

    Original air date: 10/01/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 10/01/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min. While the USS Enterprise undergoes repair, many crew members reunite with their families.

  • 3. Brothers

    Original air date: 10/08/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 10/08/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min. When Data's creator summons him home to be fitted with a computer chip that will give him emotion, their reunion is disrupted by the unexpected arrival of Data's evil brother, Lore.

  • 4. Suddenly Human

    Original air date: 10/15/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 10/15/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min. Picard must decide whether to return a human boy to his birth parents or send him back to the alien father that appears to have abused him.

  • 5. Legacy

    Original air date: 10/19/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 10/19/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min. A rescue mission leads the crew to the home planet of their late comrade, Tasha Yar, where they encounter her mysterious sister.

  • 6. Remember Me

    Original air date: 10/22/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 10/22/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min. When Wesley's experiment with a warp field goes awry, Dr. Crusher is unknowingly catapulted into a universe created by her own mind.

  • 7. Reunion

    Original air date: 11/05/1990 Runtime: 45:31 min.

    Original air date: 11/05/1990 Runtime: 45:31 min. When Picard is chosen to mediate a power struggle between the potential successors to the Klingon Empire, Worf is reunited with his former mate and their son.

  • 8. Future Imperfect

    Original air date: 11/12/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 11/12/1990 Runtime: 45:28 min. After an Away Team Mission goes awry, Riker awakens in Sickbay to find that sixteen years have passed and he is about to negotiate a treaty with the Romulans.

  • 9. Final Mission

    Original air date: 11/19/1990 Runtime: 45:32 min.

    Original air date: 11/19/1990 Runtime: 45:32 min. After being invited to accompany Captain Picard on a final mission before entering Starfleet Academy, Wesley finds himself struggling to keep the captain alive.

  • 10. The Loss

    Original air date: 12/31/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 12/31/1990 Runtime: 45:29 min. While the Enterprise struggles to contend with a mysterious life form, Troi inexplicably loses her empathetic powers.

  • 11. Data's Day

    Original air date: 01/07/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 01/07/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min. While the Enterprise heads toward a secret rendezvous, a friend's upcoming wedding compounds Data's confusion about the nuances of human feelings.

  • 12. Clues

    Original air date: 01/11/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 01/11/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min. Picard and the crew are shocked to discover that Data is lying to them.

  • 13. The Wounded

    Original air date: 01/28/1991 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 01/28/1991 Runtime: 45:29 min. Picard and the crew must stop a renegade Federation starship that is making unprovoked attacks on a former enemy's ships.

  • 14. Devil's Due

    Original air date: 02/04/1991 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 02/04/1991 Runtime: 45:28 min. Picard fights to save a terrorized planet from a powerful woman who claims to be the Devil.

  • 15. First Contact

    Original air date: 02/18/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 02/18/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min. Riker is critically injured and stranded on a developing planet during a first contact mission.

  • 16. Galaxy's Child

    Original air date: 03/11/1991 Runtime: 45:30 min.

    Original air date: 03/11/1991 Runtime: 45:30 min. The Enterprise becomes surrogate mother to a huge alien creature after Picard is forced to destroy its real mother.

  • 17. Night Terrors

    Original air date: 03/18/1991 Runtime: 45:31 min.

    Original air date: 03/18/1991 Runtime: 45:31 min. Trapped in a rift in space, the crew of the Enterprise is plagued by unexplained hallucinations and increasing panic that threaten to destroy them.

  • 18. Identity Crisis

    Original air date: 03/25/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 03/25/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min. Dr. Crusher races against time to fight a parasite that threatens to transform Geordi into an alien creature.

  • 19. The Nth Degree

    Original air date: 04/01/1991 Runtime: 45:30 min.

    Original air date: 04/01/1991 Runtime: 45:30 min. A crewmember is endowed with super human intelligence by an alien probe and threatens the fate of the Enterprise.

  • 20. Qpid

    Original air date: 04/22/1991 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 04/22/1991 Runtime: 45:28 min. Picard's reunion with an old flame is complicated when the mischievous Q intercedes to encourage the romance.

  • 21. The Drumhead

    Original air date: 04/29/1991 Runtime: 45:30 min.

    Original air date: 04/29/1991 Runtime: 45:30 min. A retired Starfleet Admiral begins a witch-hunt for a traitor aboard the Enterprise after a visiting Klingon officer admits to spying.

  • 22. Half a Life

    Original air date: 05/06/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 05/06/1991 Runtime: 45:27 min. Troi's mother fights to stop her lover from participating in the ritual suicide mandated by his society.

  • 23. The Host

    Original air date: 05/13/1991 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 05/13/1991 Runtime: 45:29 min. Dr. Crusher's love is put to the test when she falls for an alien who exists in different "host bodies" in order to survive.

  • 24. The Mind's Eye

    Original air date: 05/27/1991 Runtime: 45:31 min.

    Original air date: 05/27/1991 Runtime: 45:31 min. Geordi is kidnapped by Romulan forces and transformed into a killing machine through mind control.

  • 25. In Theory

    Original air date: 06/03/1991 Runtime: 45:29 min.

    Original air date: 06/03/1991 Runtime: 45:29 min. Data experiments with love by pursuing a romantic relationship with a fellow crew member.

  • 26. Redemption, Pt. 1

    Original air date: 06/17/1991 Runtime: 45:31 min.

    Original air date: 06/17/1991 Runtime: 45:31 min. As civil war threatens the Klingon Empire, Worf's loyalties are torn between the Federation and his people.