Star Trek: First Contact


1996 - 111 minutes - Color - Dolby Digital - 2.35 : 1
US release date: November 22, 1996
Paramount Pictures
Budget: $45,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $30,716,131 (USA)
Gross: $150,000,000 (Worldwide)

Plot

Captain Jean-Luc Picard (Patrick Stewart) and the Next Generation crew engage in their most thrilling adventure yet - a sci-fi action event that "stands proud and apart" They call themselves the Borg - a half-organic, half-machine collective with a sole purpose: to conquer and assimilate all races. Led by their seductive and sadistic queen, the Borg are headed to Earth with a devious plan to alter history. Picard's last encounter with the Borg almost killed him. Now, he wants vengeance. But how far will he go to get it?

Cast

Captain Jean-Luc Picard - Patrick Stewart
Commander William T. Riker - Jonathan Frakes
Lt. Commander Data - Brent Spiner
Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge - LeVar Burton
Lt. Commander Worf - Michael Dorn
Doctor Beverly Crusher - Gates McFadden
Counselor Deanna Troi - Marina Sirtis
Lily Sloane - Alfre Woodard
Dr. Zefram Cochrane - James Cromwell
Borg Queen - Alice Krige
Lieutenant Daniels - Michael Horton
Lieutenant Hawk - Neal McDonough
Lieutenant Eiger - Marnie McPhail
Emergency Medical Hologram - Robert Picardo
Lieutenant Reginald Endicott Barclay III - Dwight Schultz






Director

Director - Jonathan Frakes

Writing credits

Screenplay - Brannon Braga
Screenplay - Ronald D. Moore
Story - Rick Berman
Story - Brannon Braga
Story - Ronald D. Moore
Television series - Gene Roddenberry ("Star Trek")

Producer

Producer - Rick Berman
Executive producer - Martin Hornstein
Co-producer - Peter Lauritson