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VHS release
Series: Star Trek films
Run time: 118 minutes
Director: David Carson
Release date: 16 February 1996
UK release date: 27 December 1995
Rating(s): BBFC - Parental Guidance
Subtitles: English closed-captions
Reference: ASIN 6303909949 (US release)
Year: 2293, 2371

UK cover

UK cover

Star Trek Generations is the VHS release of Star Trek Generations.

US release

Star Trek Generations was released to VHS for rental outlets in the summer of 1995. However, a retail release did not follow until 16 February 1996. This first retail release featured a lenticular holographic cover using the film's theatrical poster. Later reissues omitted the lenticular cover. The general VHS release featured a 30th anniversary trailer with Kate Mulgrew, along with a trailer for the Patrick Stewart-narrated From Here to Infinity.

Individual releases

Release Catalogue Number Cover Certificate Release Date
Original release 15320 Cover of GEN US VHS release. MPAA - Parental Guidance Suggested 16 February 1996
Widescreen release Cover of GEN US widescreen VHS release. MPAA - Parental Guidance Suggested 16 February 1996
Reissue 32988 Cover of GEN US reissue VHS release. MPAA - Parental Guidance Suggested unknown

Boxset releases

Set Catalogue Number Cover Certificate[1] Release Date
Star Trek: The Seven Screen Voyages[2] 15390
15407
Cover of The Seven Screen Voyages. MPAA - Parental Guidance Suggested 20 August 1996
Star Trek Generations/Star Trek: First Contact[2] 154381
154382
Cover of Generation/First Contact dual pack. MPAA - Parents Strongly Cautioned 4 November 1997
The Ultimate Star Trek Movie Collection[2] 155644
156868
Cover of The Ultimate Star Trek Movie Collection. MPAA - Parents Strongly Cautioned 19 October 1999


UK release

Star Trek Generations has been released on VHS in the UK several times, both individually and as part of boxed sets, since 1995. The film was released by CIC Video up until 1998, and by Paramount Home Entertainment thereafter.

The film was first made available for sale as part of the Star Trek - 30th Anniversary Movies Box Set in November 1995, with the standalone release following a month later.

In addition to the standard retail release, a Special Collectors' Edition – featuring a 'Making Of' documentary, theatrical trailer, 16-page booklet and collector postcards – was released in January 1996.

Individual releases

Release Catalogue Number Cover Certificate Release Date
Rental release VHB 2996 Cover of GEN rental release. PG 11 August 1995
Original retail release VHR 2996 Cover of GEN original release. PG 27 December 1995
Special Collector's Edition
Widescreen release[3]
VHR 4300 Cover of GEN Collectors Edition.
Contents of GEN Collectors Edition.
PG 22 January 1996
1998 rerelease[4] VHR 4866 Cover of GEN 1998 release. PG 28 December 1998
1998 widescreen rerelease[3][4] VHR 4874 Cover of GEN 1998 widescreen release. PG 28 December 1998

Boxset releases

Set Catalogue Number Cover Certificate[5] Release Date
Star Trek - 30th Anniversary Movies Box Set VHR 4152 Cover of 30th Anniversary collection. 15 6 November 1995
Star Trek - The Movies[3] VHR 4554 The Movies boxset. 15[6] 20 October 1997
Star Trek - Movie Collection[7] VHR 4896 Movie Collection boxset. 15[8] 1 November 1999

Footnotes

  1. In the case of sets, the certificate is over the set as a whole (unless stated otherwise).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Released in widescreen and fullscreen editions.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Presented in a widescreen ratio of 2.35:1.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Includes a trailer for Star Trek: Insurrection.
  5. In the case of sets, the certificate is over the set as a whole (unless stated otherwise).
  6. Individual video rated PG.
  7. Featured on the same tape as Star Trek: First Contact.
  8. Individual video rated 12.

See also


Previous release:
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
Star Trek films
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Next release:
Star Trek: First Contact

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