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Star Trek The Movies UK VHS boxset.jpg


VHS release
Series: Star Trek films
No. of tapes: 6
Director: various
Release date: 20 October 1997
Netherlands release date: 1997
Rating(s): BBFC 15 NICAM 12
Reference: ASIN B00004CV1F (UK)
Year: various
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Netherlands cover

Netherlands cover

Star Trek - The Movies was a VHS collection - catalogue number VHR 4554, rated 15 - released by CIC Video in the UK on 20 October 1997. The collection featured the eight Star Trek films released at that point on six cassettes, along with the tribute Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond.

The collection was the first opportunity for UK fans to own Star Trek: First Contact - the individual volume would not be released until 20 April 1998.

The boxset was deleted on 1 October 1999.

The set was also released in the Netherlands with the same contents as the UK version.


Cassette Included Notes
Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Widescreen ratio of 2.35:1.
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
Widescreen ratio of 2.35:1.

Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home was preceded by the "Director's Series" featurette starring Leonard Nimoy, who discussed the making of the film and its various aspects, including visual and practical effects.

Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier had a widescreen ratio of 2.35:1.

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country was presented in a ratio of 2:1, and was the longer version usually presented on VHS.

Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond
Theatrical trailers for all eight movies
There were tentative plans to get a teaser trailer for Star Trek: Insurrection to be included on the set, but the film had not yet begun production. A trailer would appear on Star Trek - Greatest Battles.
Star Trek Generations
Widescreen ratio of 2.35:1.
Star Trek: First Contact
Widescreen ratio of 2.35:1.

Previous release:
Star Trek - 30th Anniversary Movies Box Set
Star Trek films
UK VHS collections
Next release:
Star Trek - Movie Collection