blue ray - further extended cuts?

Discussion in 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' started by FreddyE, Nov 30, 2012.

  1. King Bob!

    King Bob! Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Jan 30, 2001
    Not sure I want to see every episode having deleted scenes added back in just to be doing it.
  2. Dac

    Dac Commodore Commodore

    Aug 9, 2005
    The Essex wastes...
    That's hardly what happened with MoaM though. 12 extra minutes of multiple cut scenes is nothing compared to 12 cut seconds of dialogue from a scene.
  3. Vanyel

    Vanyel The Imperious Leader Premium Member

    Apr 23, 2001
    San Antonio, Texas
    No but it does give an example of how things are cut to tighten the pace or slow it down or remove unneeded scenes to change a character a bit. As was mentioned earlier Phillipa was flirtatious with Picard in the final cut of The Measure of a Man, but was really a minx, tauntingly flirtatious, with the extra footage.

    So yes some scenes are cut short, in every episode. Not just using one shot of the scene vs. another shot of the exact same scene. There is always more footage of completely removed scenes, scenes cut short, or dialogue removed than what is finally aired.
  4. FreddyE

    FreddyE Captain Captain

    Oct 15, 2009
    The great thing with MoM is that the "new" scenes fit so seamlessly that I had a hard time telling the old and "new" stuff appart. Often the added scenes felt almost as if they had always been there. Which only shows how great the writing of that epi actually was.