RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 141,351
Posts: 5,502,778
Members: 25,120
Currently online: 561
Newest member: Gaytrekgeek

TrekToday headlines

IDW Publishing March 2015 Comics
By: T'Bonz on Dec 17

Paramount Star Trek 3 Expectations
By: T'Bonz on Dec 17

Star Trek #39 Sneak Peek
By: T'Bonz on Dec 16

Star Trek 3 Potential Director Shortlist
By: T'Bonz on Dec 16

Official Starships Collection Update
By: T'Bonz on Dec 15

Retro Review: Prodigal Daughter
By: Michelle on Dec 13

Sindicate Lager To Debut In The US Next Week
By: T'Bonz on Dec 12

Rumor Mill: Saldana Gives Birth
By: T'Bonz on Dec 12

New Line of Anovos Enterprise Uniforms
By: T'Bonz on Dec 11

Frakes: Sign Me Up!
By: T'Bonz on Dec 11


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Star Trek TV Series > The Next Generation

The Next Generation All Good Things come to an end...but not here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old September 8 2012, 10:25 PM   #121
BillJ
Admiral
 
BillJ's Avatar
 
Location: Covington, Ky.
View BillJ's Twitter Profile
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

Maxwell Everett wrote: View Post
BillJ wrote: View Post
Trekker4747 wrote: View Post

From what little we see of the Yamato I like how it seemed like a crappier version of the Enterprise. It didn't have the wood railing and the Ready Room seemed a bit less posh.
It did have the wood railing.
It did, but it was covered by a gray/green blanket or fabric. I always found that very odd:

http://tng.trekcore.com/gallery/albu...ntagion008.jpg
I think that's because they actually have the console torn apart. The cover is probably there to protect the finish.
__________________
"...the most elementary and valuable statement in science, the beginning of wisdom, is I do not know." - Lt. Commander Data, "Where Silence Has Lease"
BillJ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 12:17 AM   #122
M
Vice Admiral
 
M's Avatar
 
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

^I'd say it's just an inexpensive way to make the console look different on the small 80s television screen.
__________________
Bashir: »Out of all the stories you told me, which ones were true and which ones weren't?«
Garak: »My dear doctor, they're all true.«
Bashir: »Even the lies?«
Garak: »Especially the lies.«
M is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 12:25 AM   #123
Kegg
Rear Admiral
 
Kegg's Avatar
 
Location: Ireland.
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

I honestly just thought it was neat whenever we saw another Galaxy class on Star Trek, which was never that often (though more on Deep Space Nine, obviously, especially during the Dominion War).
__________________
'Spock is always right, even when he's wrong. It's the tone of voice, the supernatural reasonability; this is not a man like us; this is a god.'
- Philip K. Dick
Kegg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 03:46 AM   #124
Beatnik
Lieutenant Commander
 
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

[QUOTE=Maxwell Everett;6930976]
BillJ wrote: View Post
It did, but it was covered by a gray/green blanket or fabric. I always found that very odd:

http://tng.trekcore.com/gallery/albu...ntagion008.jpg
Wow - the Yamato captain looks way different than he did in my memory. I guess 24 years will do that...

Another reason I'm enjoying the Blu-rays, so far.
Beatnik is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 11:18 AM   #125
Mr_Homn
Captain
 
Mr_Homn's Avatar
 
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

Kegg wrote: View Post
I honestly just thought it was neat whenever we saw another Galaxy class on Star Trek, which was never that often (though more on Deep Space Nine, obviously, especially during the Dominion War).
yeah too bad all the ships in ds9 battles get blown up in like 1 or 2 shots (guess they stopped using shields by then)
__________________
"Thank you.. for the drinks."
Mr_Homn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 03:47 PM   #126
bullethead
Fleet Captain
 
bullethead's Avatar
 
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

Mr_Homn wrote: View Post
Kegg wrote: View Post
I honestly just thought it was neat whenever we saw another Galaxy class on Star Trek, which was never that often (though more on Deep Space Nine, obviously, especially during the Dominion War).
yeah too bad all the ships in ds9 battles get blown up in like 1 or 2 shots (guess they stopped using shields by then)
I don't remember any Galaxy class ships going down in those battles. It was all Miranda and Excelsior class ships with an occasional Akira that died.
__________________
A business man and engineer discuss how to launch a communications satellite in the 1960s:
Biz Dev Guy: Your communications satellite has to be the size, shape, and weight of a hydrogen bomb.
bullethead is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 06:15 PM   #127
davejames
Vice Admiral
 
Location: Sac, Ca
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

So just how many versions of Measure of a Man are we going to get? Seems like there's both an "HD Extended" and "Hybrid Extended" version now.

Which I guess means they were only able to find some of the missing footage?

http://tng.trekcore.com/bluray/09092012_s2art.html
davejames is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 10:13 PM   #128
Mr_Homn
Captain
 
Mr_Homn's Avatar
 
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

bullethead wrote: View Post
Mr_Homn wrote: View Post
Kegg wrote: View Post
I honestly just thought it was neat whenever we saw another Galaxy class on Star Trek, which was never that often (though more on Deep Space Nine, obviously, especially during the Dominion War).
yeah too bad all the ships in ds9 battles get blown up in like 1 or 2 shots (guess they stopped using shields by then)
I don't remember any Galaxy class ships going down in those battles. It was all Miranda and Excelsior class ships with an occasional Akira that died.
I know I saw at least one galaxy class get pretty badly damaged (giant explosions all over the hull) by one or two shots. It might not have gone down but it seemed pretty silly
__________________
"Thank you.. for the drinks."
Mr_Homn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 10:33 PM   #129
Warped9
Admiral
 
Warped9's Avatar
 
Location: Brockville, Ontario, Canada
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

Wasn't one destroyed at the beginning of Season 3?
__________________
STAR TREK: 1964-1991, 2013-?
Warped9 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 10:42 PM   #130
Kegg
Rear Admiral
 
Kegg's Avatar
 
Location: Ireland.
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

Warped9 wrote: View Post
Wasn't one destroyed at the beginning of Season 3?
One was destroyed at the end of DS9's Season 2, yeah.
__________________
'Spock is always right, even when he's wrong. It's the tone of voice, the supernatural reasonability; this is not a man like us; this is a god.'
- Philip K. Dick
Kegg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 10:48 PM   #131
senten
Ensign
 
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

Trekcore seem to think there's something quite amazing to come on the S02 Bluray not yet announced.

What are the chances this could be a never before seen episode?
senten is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 10:55 PM   #132
StewMc
Commodore
 
StewMc's Avatar
 
Location: Caldos IV
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

tomswift2002 wrote: View Post
Don't forget that in the later seasons and DS9 we always saw the other galaxies with the Voyager bench seat.
IIRC, the only other Galaxy Class bridge we saw in the whole of Trek apart from the Enterprise-D and the Yamato was the Odyssey, and that appeared to be a redress of the Excelsior/Enterprise-A bridge that was more recently (at the time) the Prometheus bridge from "Second Sight" (which would go on to become the second Prometheus & Equinox bridges in Voyager).

davejames wrote: View Post
So just how many versions of Measure of a Man are we going to get? Seems like there's both an "HD Extended" and "Hybrid Extended" version now.

Which I guess means they were only able to find some of the missing footage?

http://tng.trekcore.com/bluray/09092012_s2art.html
From the wording of the description on that TrekCore page, it sounds like they were able to find the original film footage of extended scenes only, i.e. footage trimmed from existing scenes already in the final episode, and that any scenes that were completely cut from the episode couldn't be found, and will only be in the Hybrid cut.

That's my theory anyway.

senten wrote: View Post
Trekcore seem to think there's something quite amazing to come on the S02 Bluray not yet announced.

What are the chances this could be a never before seen episode?
Absolutely none?
StewMc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 10:58 PM   #133
Rķu rķu, chķu
Fleet Admiral
 
Rķu rķu, chķu's Avatar
 
Location: Mr. Laser Beam is in the visitor's bullpen
View Rķu rķu, chķu's Twitter Profile
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

senten wrote: View Post
Trekcore seem to think there's something quite amazing to come on the S02 Bluray not yet announced.

What are the chances this could be a never before seen episode?
Very little. It'd be more likely to hear a commentary by the Borg Collective during "Q Who".

Which I'd actually like, BTW.
__________________
"A hot dog at the ballpark is better than a steak at the Ritz." - Humphrey Bogart
Rķu rķu, chķu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 11:04 PM   #134
Mr_Homn
Captain
 
Mr_Homn's Avatar
 
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

Mr. Laser Beam wrote: View Post
senten wrote: View Post
Trekcore seem to think there's something quite amazing to come on the S02 Bluray not yet announced.

What are the chances this could be a never before seen episode?
Very little. It'd be more likely to hear a commentary by the Borg Collective during "Q Who".

Which I'd actually like, BTW.
Borg voice: "We remember.. this episode. Craft Services was.. futile. Direction - was - irrelevant. John De Lancie was.. an asshole. He will be assimilated."
__________________
"Thank you.. for the drinks."
Mr_Homn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old September 9 2012, 11:09 PM   #135
Kegg
Rear Admiral
 
Kegg's Avatar
 
Location: Ireland.
Re: Season TWO OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

StewMc wrote: View Post
senten wrote: View Post
Trekcore seem to think there's something quite amazing to come on the S02 Bluray not yet announced.

What are the chances this could be a never before seen episode?
Absolutely none?
This. No such episode exists, for one thing. It's more likely to be recovered deleted scenes or a some kind of obscure special or commercial (like Riker when he did those PC commercials). Or some lost Gene Roddenberry commentary or something.

Or. you know, maybe Measure of a Man isn't the only episode getting an extended cut. "Shades of Grey" with entire episodes instead of just clips?
__________________
'Spock is always right, even when he's wrong. It's the tone of voice, the supernatural reasonability; this is not a man like us; this is a god.'
- Philip K. Dick
Kegg is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
remastered

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 04:20 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.