Must-see Star Trek TNG episodes

by RagingR2 | created - 21 Sep 2011 | updated - 21 Sep 2011 | Public

Out of all 7 seasons of the original Star Trek series, this is my list of episodes that you must see, either because they are outstanding, exceptionally fun or because they are key episodes in the series. You can use this as a short list if you don't feel like watching the entire seven seasons.

In this list is a taste of all the basic ingredients that made TNG great. Some excellent Scifi, some Q, some Data, a few of the "just a lotta fun to watch" episodes, a little philosophy, the holodeck, some Romulans, Klingons and Vulcans and even some of the Borg. That about sums TNG up!

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1. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)

TV-PG | 44 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.6
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Set decades after Captain Kirk's five-year mission, a new generation of Starfleet officers set off in a new Enterprise on their own mission to go where no one has gone before.

Stars: Patrick Stewart, Brent Spiner, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton

Votes: 75,559

That's what this list is about obviously. I just added this so hopefully my list will show up if people are watching the IMDb page for Star Trek: TNG.

2. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Encounter at Farpoint (1987)

TV-PG | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.9
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On the maiden mission of the U.S.S. Enterprise (NCC-1701-D), an omnipotent being known as Q challenges the crew to discover the secret of a mysterious base in an advanced and civilized fashion.

Director: Corey Allen | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Denise Crosby

Votes: 4,000

Q! There's no TNG without some Q. And it's the first episode of the series...

3. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Naked Now (1987)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.6
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The crew of the Enterprise is infected with a virus that causes them to behave as though they were intoxicated.

Director: Paul Lynch | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Denise Crosby

Votes: 1,958

4. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Hide and Q (1987)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.0
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The Enterprise encounters Q again, and he tempts Riker by endowing him with the powers of the Q.

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Denise Crosby

Votes: 1,643

5. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Datalore (1988)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.7
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The Enterprise visits the planet where Data was created and discovers another android like him, but when he's assembled, he's not EXACTLY like him.

Director: Rob Bowman | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Denise Crosby

Votes: 1,686

An excellent "Data" episode.

6. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Elementary, Dear Data (1988)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.2
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An attempt to provide Data with a challenging Sherlock Holmes holodeck RPG scenario backfires when its Prof. Moriarty character accidentally becomes self-aware.

Director: Rob Bowman | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,765

An excellent episode featuring the Holodeck at it's best.

7. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Outrageous Okona (1988)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.3
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The Enterprise rescues the captain of a broken-down freighter, only to become involved in a dispute between feuding worlds--each demanding custody of their guest. Data seeks help from Guinan in understanding humor.

Director: Robert Becker | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,543

8. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Loud as a Whisper (1989)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.5
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The crew ferries a deaf mediator to Solais V to negotiate an end to a civil war.

Director: Larry Shaw | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,426

9. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Schizoid Man (1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.0
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The Enterprise responds to a request for medical assistance from Dr. Ira Graves, considered by many to be the greatest living mind in the universe. Graves didn't want any help and the ... See full summary »

Director: Les Landau | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,416

10. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: A Matter of Honor (1989)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.1
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When the Federation promotes an officer exchange program, Commander Riker decides to accept an assignment aboard a Klingon war ship. As the first Federation officer to serve aboard a ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Bowman | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,583

11. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Measure of a Man (1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

9.1
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When Data resigns his commission rather than be dismantled for examination by an inadequately skilled scientist, a formal hearing is convened to determine whether Data is considered property without rights or is a sentient being.

Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 2,372

Scifi and philosophy... Star Trek at it's best.

12. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Icarus Factor (1989)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.3
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Riker's delight at being offered a command of the USS Aries turns to frustration when the man sent to prepare him for his mission is his estranged father; Worf's behavior leads Wesley to delve into Klingon tradition.

Director: Robert Iscove | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,304

Klingons!

13. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Q Who (1989)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

9.0
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Q tries to prove that Picard needs him as part of their crew by hurling the Enterprise 7,000 light years away where they encounter the Borg for the first time.

Director: Rob Bowman | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 2,056

14. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Peak Performance (1989)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.8
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The crew of the Enterprise participates in war games.

Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,416

A little war simulation. Reminiscent of Star Trek: TOS.

15. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Evolution (1989)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.6
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The Enterprise is carrying an eminent scientist, Dr. Paul Stubbs, to the site of a binary star where they are expecting a massive stellar explosion to occur in a few hours. He has been ... See full summary »

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,396

Wesley's nanobots.

16. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Ensigns of Command (1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.4
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After a century of silence, the Enterprise receives a message from the Shelia system informing them that they have discovered a human colony on a world in their sector. As they will be ... See full summary »

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,457

17. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Who Watches the Watchers (1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.1
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A proto-Vulcan culture worships Captain Picard and prepares to offer Counselor Troi as a sacrifice.

Director: Robert Wiemer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,750

A little more about Vulcans.

18. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Enemy (1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.9
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LaForge gets left behind on a storm-plagued planet when the rest of his team encounters a Romulan warrior.

Director: David Carson | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,392

An excellent episode featuring the Romulans.

19. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Price (1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.3
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While the Enterprise hosts negotiations for control of a stable wormhole, Troi forms a personal relationship with an opposing negotiator, unaware of his true being.

Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,317

20. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Vengeance Factor (1989)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

6.5
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The Enterprise pursues a race of "gatherers" who continue to raid Federation outposts, unaware of the dangers lurking among them.

Director: Timothy Bond | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,292

Let's see some action...

21. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Hunted (1990)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.5
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Investigating a planet applying for membership into the Federation, the crew of the Enterprise finds a group of inhabitants who used to be soldiers, but now fight for their very existence.

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,381

22. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Déjà Q (1990)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.6
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Much to Picard's displeasure, Q reappears on the Enterprise, claiming to have been ejected from the Q Continuum, and therefore, lost his powers.

Director: Les Landau | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,714

23. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Yesterday's Enterprise (1990)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

9.2
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The Enterprise C enters the Enterprise D's time and space continuum, where they find Picard and crew in a constant state of war with the Klingons, and only Guinan knows it.

Director: David Carson | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 2,492

Tasha Yar... it's too bad there was so little of her in TNG.

24. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Offspring (1990)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.5
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After returning from a cybernetics conference to the Enterprise, Data creates his own "child," much to the chagrin of his captain, and without regards to the ramifications with Starfleet.

Director: Jonathan Frakes | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,841

Data creates a daughter.

25. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Sins of the Father (1990)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.3
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A Klingon commander comes aboard the Enterprise in an officer exchange program initiated by Starfleet, much to the chagrin of the crew.

Director: Les Landau | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,481

An excellent episode featuring Worf.

26. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Sarek (1990)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.2
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Legendary Federation ambassador Sarek visits the Enterprise to conclude peace talks with a race called the Legarans. His arrival is accompanied with a rash of unusual emotional outbursts among the crew.

Director: Les Landau | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,495

Spock's father, Sarek.

27. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Best of Both Worlds (1990)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

9.4
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Responding to a distress call on one of the Federation's outer-most colonies, the Enterprise arrives...only to find a big hole in the ground where the town used to be, and discovers the Borg are behind the attack.

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 2,517

Picard is assimilated by the Borg. This last episode of season 2 is must-see TNG stuff! As is part 2 of this story (the first ep. of season 4).

28. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Best of Both Worlds: Part II (1990)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

9.3
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Commander Riker had no choice as acting captain but fire full force on the Borg starship, despite Picard being on board of it, altered to a Borg calling himself Locutus, both ships are ... See full summary »

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 2,335

29. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Brothers (1990)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.9
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After an accident aboard the Enterprise leaves one of its children in grave danger, Data commandeers the Enterprise, driven to take him to an unknown origin, where an interesting figure awaits.

Director: Rob Bowman | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,431

Data and Lore. Always worthwile.

30. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Future Imperfect (1990)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.8
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The Enterprise is conducting a security sweep in an area near the Neutral Zone when they are probed by what Captain Picard thinks may be a secret Romulan base. Commander Riker, who has just... See full summary »

Director: Les Landau | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,454

31. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Data's Day (1991)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.2
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Data tries to comprehend the complex emotions between O'Brien and Keiko, who are about to be married.

Director: Robert Wiemer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,511

A little fun stuff. And it features Data again, so that's always cool.

32. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Wounded (1991)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.2
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After being fired upon by a Cardassian vessel, Picard races against time to find out the facts behind the Cardassian commander's claim that the Federation attacked one of their outposts.

Director: Chip Chalmers | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,426

Featuring the Cardassians.

33. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: First Contact (1991)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.1
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Commander William Riker has been on an acculturation mission under an alias for months on the Malcorian planet, surgically altered to appear like a local, but he gets badly wounded, beyond ... See full summary »

Director: Cliff Bole | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,454

One of the better episodes to feature a "First Contact" situation.

34. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: In Theory (1991)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.2
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When a female crew member is infatuated with Lieutenant Commander Data, he decides to give a romantic relationship a try. Also, the Enterprise finds itself having to maneuver through a dangerous nebula.

Director: Patrick Stewart | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,284

Data has a romance.

35. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Disaster (1991)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.8
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While the Enterprise enjoys a rest, just when elementary school science prize winners Patterson Supera, Jay Gordon Graas and Marissa Flores visit the ship, it's reduced to impulse power by ... See full summary »

Director: Gabrielle Beaumont | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,454

An excellent episode featuring Dr. Crusher in action!

36. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: A Matter of Time (1991)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.3
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Reaching Panthara IV after an asteroid wreaks havoc of catastrophic proportions, the Enterprise crew deals with trying to save the planet as well as deal with someone who claims to be a historian from the future.

Director: Paul Lynch | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,268

Wesley and captain Picard in the spotlight.

37. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The First Duty (1992)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.9
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Wesley Crusher's team has an accident at Starfleet Academy. Picard offers to help a Starfleet investigation as to what happened, and begins to suspect they are hiding something.

Director: Paul Lynch | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,327

Featuring Barclay; one of his better episodes.

38. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Rascals (1992)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.3
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Captain Picard, Ensign Ro, Keiko and Guinan are returning to the Enterprise aboard a shuttlecraft when they encounter a deadly energy field. They are all safely beamed aboard the ship but ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Nimoy | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,310

A really fun episode. Featuring Ro, Guinan and Picard. And the Ferengi!

39. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: A Fistful of Datas (1992)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.6
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While the crew is experiencing some much needed down time, Worf and his son go on an Old West excursion in the holodeck, where they meet several versions of Data serving as the bad guy after an experiment in Engineering goes wrong.

Director: Patrick Stewart | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,304

Data, and the Holodeck.

40. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Chain of Command: Part I (1992)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.4
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Picard is replaced as captain of the Enterprise so he, Lt. Worf and Dr. Crusher go on a top-secret mission into Cardassian space. Meanwhile, his replacement, Captain Jellico, meets his new command with some resistance from the crew.

Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,463

Excellent double episode featuring The Romulans.

41. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Chain of Command: Part II (1992)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.9
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While the humorless Captain Jellico leads the effort to prevent a Cardassian invasion, Picard is captured and tortured by a ruthless interrogator in an attempt to break him.

Director: Les Landau | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,579

Part 2 of this story. Must-see stuff.

42. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Ship in a Bottle (1993)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.6
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Diagnosing anomalies in the recreative Sherlock Holmes hologram game programs, Lieutenant Reginald 'Reg' Barclay III discovers protected memory contains the arch-villain character professor... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Singer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,488

43. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Birthright: Part I (1993)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.6
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While the Enterprise helps repair Cardassian damages to space station Deep Space Nine, Worf is approached by an alien, who claims his father was not killed in the battle of Khitomer decades... See full summary »

Director: Winrich Kolbe | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,195

Another excellent double-shot. This time featuring Worf, Data, and the Romulans.

44. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Birthright: Part II (1993)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.3
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Having discovered survivors from the Romulan attack on Khitomer (the infamous attack that established peace between the Klingons and the Federation), Worf resists becoming one of them, even... See full summary »

Director: Dan Curry | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,177

Part 2 of this story.

45. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Timescape (1993)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.6
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Aboard a shuttlecraft and en route back to the Enterprise, Picard, LaForge, Data, and Troi find themselves trapped in a time trap of some sort, where the Enterprise is being taken over by ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Nimoy | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,394

Some excellent scifi. And some good action thrown in for good measure.

46. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Descent (1993)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.3
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After an encounter with the Borg, Data feels his first emotion when he gets angry with the Borg. Data then tries to find ways to recreate the situation in order to feel emotions again, ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Singer | Stars: John Neville, Jim Norton, Natalija Nogulich, Brian Cousins

Votes: 1,243

Data and Lore in action, in this excellent cliffhanger to season 6.

47. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Descent: Part II (1993)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.9
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Picard, Geordi and Troi try to find a way to escape their cell after being imprisoned by Lore, whilst attempting to convince Data to do what is right as opposed to what his negative ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Singer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,249

The first episode of season 7, and the second part of an excellent story.

48. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Gambit: Part I (1993)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.8
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While investigating the apparent death of Capt. Picard, Riker is abducted by a group of intergalactic archaeological thieves, only to find Picard has apparently joined their ranks.

Director: Peter Lauritson | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,210

Double episode featuring Picard en Riker as smugglers.

49. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Gambit: Part II (1993)

TV-PG | 46 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.9
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Riker and Picard must find out why this intergalactic gang is looting archaeological sites.

Director: Alexander Singer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,203

Double episode featuring Picard en Riker as smugglers.

50. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Inheritance (1993)

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

7.6
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On Federation planet Atrea IV, Data encounters the former wife of his creator Noonian Soong who claims to be his "mother".

Director: Robert Scheerer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,132

51. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: Parallels (1993)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.8
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On his return from a bat'leth competition in the Klingon Empire, Worf finds himself shifting realities where events and details are in a constant state of flux and only he is aware of the changes.

Director: Robert Wiemer | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Votes: 1,545

Worf experiences quantum-flux.

52. Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–1994)
Episode: The Pegasus (1994)

TV-PG | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.6
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Riker finds out his former commander from the starship Pegasus has orders that entail more than what is revealed to Picard, who thinks the Enterprise is en route to recover the lost ship. And Riker is ordered to secrecy.

Director: LeVar Burton | Stars: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

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Finding a cloaking device...