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Sarek

Review

Series : The Next Generation Rating : 4
Disc No : 3.5 Episode : 70
First Aired : 14 May 1990 Stardate : 43917.4
Director : Les Landau Year : 2366
Writers : Jake Jacobs, Marc Cushman Season : 3
Guest Cast :
Colm Meaney as Miles Edward O'Brien
Guy Vardaman as Darien Wallace
Joanna Miles as Perrin
John H. Francis as Science crew member
Mark Lenard as Sarek
Rocco Sisto as Sakkath
William Dennis as Ki Mendrossen
Moral :
Mortality : Nothing lasts forever
YATI : The music Data plays in his Mozart concert is actually a piece by Brahms.
Great Moment : Patrick Stewart does an incredible job of portraying Sarek's emotions in this episode.
Body Count : Zero.
Factoid : Although Spock is found to be very much alive in "Unification", Sarek refers to him throughout this episode in the past tense.
Quote : "All this magnificent technology, we still find ourselves susceptible to the ravages of old age. The loss of dignity, the slow betrayal of our bodies by forces we cannot master." - Picard to Data.

Plotline

Ambassador Sarek arrives to complete a treaty he has spent 93 years perfecting. But the crew begins to behave strangely, and Picard must endure a terrible ordeal to ensure success.


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