Favorite Voyager Episode OF ALL TIME!?

Discussion in 'Star Trek: Voyager' started by Jetfire, Mar 17, 2011.

  1. Jetfire

    Jetfire Guest

    Ok I am sure this has been done before...but I was thinking about my favorite eps and I have come to a decision about what my ALL TIME favorite Voyager episode is...


    Drone Trailer

    1. Greatest Seven Of Nine ep...she is vulnerable and really get to see her become emotional for someone else...my memory is shotty but this stuck out for the first time for me.

    2. J. Paul Boehmer as One shined! :)

    3. One kicked ass...was AWESOME!!! :bolian:

    It was really funny seeing The Doctor worry about his mobile emitter. :lol:

    So what is your ALL TIME favorite episode???
  2. HoneyBLilly

    HoneyBLilly Commodore Commodore

    Aug 25, 2010
    Tumblr Gardens
    Bride of Chaotica! Hands down.

    With Workforce 1&2 and Scientific Method coming in right behind it.

    But why is it my favorite

    1. It's hilarious!!!!!!!!!

    2. Very creative and not the normal holodeck malfunction

    3. Kate Mulgrew was just HOT as Arachnia

    4. Did I already say it was hilarious?
    I did? Oh well . . . it was. :D
  3. od0_ital

    od0_ital Admiral Admiral

    Aug 23, 2001
    Nacogdoches, Texas


    The Voyager crash sequence was amazin'.

    Captain La Forge and the Starship Challenger!

    Lone survivors Chakotay & Harry.

    Just all around awesomness.

    I did read somewhere that early on, Chakotay's love interest was supposed to have been his daughter, instead. Wish they had kept that, since it would have been a bigger sacrifice on his part to alter the timeline.
  4. lurok

    lurok Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Mar 15, 2011
    Lost in the EU expanse with a nice cup of tea
    No probs with Drone (love it when Seven's voice breaks when she begs him "you will comply"), Bride or Timeless :)

    Mine is Living Witness.

    1. bamf Janeway

    2. Closest thing to a mirror universe episode

    3. actually quite a clever and relevant story about who gets to write history

    4. Nice directing by Tim Russ
  5. JanewayRulz!

    JanewayRulz! Vice Admiral Admiral

    Nov 23, 2009
    North America
    I can't pick. :brickwall:

    Sorry. :shrug:

    I know, I'm a failure as a zealous fan. :wah:
  6. Shatnertage

    Shatnertage Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Feb 20, 2010
    Ward Fowler's gofer.
    Right now, it's "Counterpoint."
  7. F. King Daniel

    F. King Daniel Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Nov 5, 2008
    King Daniel Beyond
    Same here:(

    I was gonna post a short list, but my memory's so crap I'd just have to edit it a bunch of times...
  8. You_Will_Fail

    You_Will_Fail Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Sep 1, 2010
    Trill, Federation World and Proud
    So hard to choose

    I'm gonna go with "Barge of the Dead" now

    -One of the most original, thoughtful concepts in trek
    -B'Ellana stories are generally great, Dawson is a superb actress
    -Fun set design
  9. BlobVanDam

    BlobVanDam Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Dec 10, 2010
    Timeless is my favourite too :techman: Year of Hell is probably very close behind, although I'm not sure if that is cheating, since it's a 2 parter.
    Timeless has always stuck with me, because it has one of those teasers designed specifically to be as great a teaser as possible and gets you excited for the episode. And it's a great story, with one of VOY's best CG sequences of Voyager crashing, accompanied by a musical score that really elevates it into a classic scene.
  10. DS9

    DS9 Lieutenant Red Shirt

    Feb 22, 2011
    Chicago, IL
    That's a hard question...but if I had to choose it would probably be "Distant Origin".
  11. AuntKate

    AuntKate Commodore Commodore

    Sep 18, 2002
    USA--smack dab in the middle
    Impossible to choose just one. Even my short list is pretty long. :guffaw:
  12. froot

    froot Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    May 25, 2010
    Guarding the Compound with the Grey Wardens
    Honestly, can I just say "all of the above?" LOL

    On the famous "Timeless" crash sequence... I know the storyboards for that sequence are posted online somewhere, but I cannot remember WHERE :( They were some of the coolest storyboards I have ever seen, and probably a big reason why that scene flows so well in the final.
  13. SRFX

    SRFX Captain Captain

    Sep 12, 2009
    Perth, Australia
    It's out of Distant Origin, Living Witness, Real Life, Death Wish and Year of Hell. Can't really pick one over the other though.
  14. BlobVanDam

    BlobVanDam Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Dec 10, 2010

    Is that what you're looking for?
  15. teacake

    teacake Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Jan 20, 2007
    inside teacake

    I only have a favorite ep for VOY and ENT.


    A perfect ep! 7 of 9 frozen under the ice.. time travel.. Harry come into his own at last..

  16. froot

    froot Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    May 25, 2010
    Guarding the Compound with the Grey Wardens
    YES, bless your heart!

    Look at the dynamic, urgent linework and the great use of marker. MMMMmmmm. That, friends, is how a storyboard is done. Yum yum. The TV version would have been even more dynamic if they had followed that ending bit to the letter and not had the ship centered and totally upright in the middle of the screen, IMO. But maybe they wanted to zoom in on the saucer section and not the deflector dish.

    EDIT: Actually, the sequence where the ship is approaching the planet is a bit more dynamic on the storyboard, too. Camera seems like it's more off to the side and at a lower angle.

    EDIT2: AND a crew POV while the ship was still in the upper reaches of the atmosphere! Oooh.

    EDIT3: And that cool part where they would have panned over to see Voyager appearing in the distance. Damn you, budget constraints or whatever prevented that shot.

    Yum yum yum.
    Last edited: Mar 18, 2011
  17. henbane

    henbane Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    May 16, 2010
    Hard to pick that one - but Drone and Real Life were both excellent episodes. Death Wish also springs to mind. SomeOne To Watch Over Me was also good

    .......I must stop or I'll start listing them all........
  18. Atticus

    Atticus Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Feb 5, 2011
    Caretaker, a brilliant introduction to the series and still my favourite of all the pilots.
  19. Jetfire

    Jetfire Guest

    I think "Life Line" would be my second favorite...great Doc ep and it has Barclay & Deanna Troi...plus Zimmerman's assistant hologram Haley is cute. :adore:
  20. Vinkula

    Vinkula Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Sep 7, 2010
    I go with Basics, both parts, with Equinox close second.