RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 149,569
Posts: 5,947,079
Members: 26,481
Currently online: 492
Newest member: VulcanMindBlown

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.

Thread Tools
Old July 3 2013, 08:47 AM   #31
Rear Admiral
Re: Episode of the Week: 2x22 "Shades of Gray"

Even so, when you have three days to make an episode isn't the right approach to just roll out and examine some character's personal quirk by having that quirk somehow be necessary to collapse some spatial anomaly? Or have some possessing spirit floating around the ship? Or have a disease spreading around the ship that changes their behavior in some interesting, personally revealing way? Just take some common space opera standard and let the characters speak for themselves.

Shades of Grey is something the writers of Full House would think of.
JirinPanthosa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 8 2013, 10:47 PM   #32
Lieutenant Commander
Re: Episode of the Week: 2x22 "Shades of Gray"

Dream wrote: View Post

If you go by those lists, TNG and DS9 had the best bottle episodes.

VOY and ENT had the worst.
Also, you can really see how much Voyager's pilot must've gone over, the majority of their bottle shows are in season 1!
asp7485 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old July 10 2013, 12:27 AM   #33
Rear Admiral
Keith1701's Avatar
Location: Warner Robins Georgia
Re: Episode of the Week: 2x22 "Shades of Gray"

MacLeod wrote: View Post
Perhaps what hurts it as well as being a bad episode is that it is the season finalé.
I agree with you, but I'm glad that they were able to bring back Dr. Crusher for season three.
Live Long, and Prosper....
"Make It So" -- ENGAGE!!!!
Keith1701 is offline   Reply With Quote


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 11:29 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.