88

San Francisco Examiner

The maturity of the Star Trek saga and its remarkable fan base have combined to produce a polished film that shines like a crown jewel in the Star Trek firmament.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
Star Trek: Insurrection is out there where the imagination collides with roaring spaceships, exotic planets, wonderfully nutty costumes, a few choice jokes and some fascinating ideas.
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75

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
The best Star Trek stories are allegorical - in addition to telling an involving story, they're about something other than going into space and blowing up enemy ships. Insurrection continues that tradition.
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70

Film Threat

By Ron Wells
This movie best exploits the strengths of the show as well, such as the chemistry among the cast.
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70

TV Guide

It's an interesting story, more accessible to non-Trekkers than previous entries.
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63

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Trekkers will be pleased by new characters and stunning special effects.
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
Rather than build on the new momentum, this one's a bit more of a cruise-control effort.
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50

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
That's the moral nut of this highly unexceptional episode, a midlife production in which each Enterprise crew member does his or her vaudeville act.
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
There is a certain lackluster feeling to the way the key characters debate the issues, and perhaps that reflects the suspicion of the filmmakers that they have hitched their wagon to the wrong cause.
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40

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
A muddled, gimpy mess, filled with the worst sort of Trek clichés and ill-timed humorous outbursts.
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64 out of 100
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