Defiant
©1994 Paramount Pictures. All rights reserved.
Episode:  55     Airdate:  November 21, 1994
Fascination
©1994 Paramount Pictures. All rights reserved.
Episode:  56     Airdate:  November 28, 1994
Past Tense
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Episode:  57     Airdate:  January 2, 1995
Past Tense, Part II
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Episode:  58     Airdate:  January 9, 1995

Catalog Number 05894-3
Running Time 184 minutes
Issued June 3, 2003
Languages / Channels English 5.1
English 2.0
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Defiant
Directed by Cliff Bole
Written by Ronald D. Moore
Executive Producers Rick Berman & Michael Piller
Starring Avery Brooks
Also Starring René Auberjonois
Siddig El Fadil
Terry Farrell
Cirroc Lofton
Colm Meaney
Armin Shimerman
Nana Visitor
Guest Stars Jonathan Frakes
Marc Alaimo as Gul Dukat
Stardate 48467.3
The station welcomes aboard Commander Riker (Jonathan Frakes) from the Enterprise. Kira (Nana Visitor) offers to give him a tour, ending up at the Defiant, which he hijacks. An investigation reveals that this commander is actually Thomas Riker, now a member of the Maquis, and his target is a secret Cardassian military installation. Hoping to prevent a full-scale war, Sisko (Avery Brooks) joins forces with Gul Dukat (Marc Alaimo) and travels to the Cardassian homeworld to hunt for Riker and the Defiant. But as they close in on the ship, Riker discovers something in the depths of Cardassian space that shocks everyone, including Gul Dukat.

Fascination
Directed by Avery Brooks
Teleplay by Phillip LaZebnik
Story by Ira Steven Behr and James Crocker
Executive Producers Rick Berman & Michael Piller
Starring Avery Brooks
Also Starring René Auberjonois
Siddig El Fadil
Terry Farrell
Cirroc Lofton
Colm Meaney
Armin Shimerman
Nana Visitor
Stardate Unknown
Romance is in full bloom on board the station during the annual Bajoran Gratitude Festival. But while Kira's (Nana Visitor) meeting with Bareil (Philip Anglim) is sweet, O'Brien's (Colm Meaney) reunion with Keiko (Rosalind Chao) is strained. To make matters worse, Lwaxana Troi (Majel Barrett) arrives and tried to seduce Odo (René Auberjonois). Unfortunately, he can't escape her clutches and neither can anyone else. it seems the Betazoid ambassador is suffering from a telepathic virus which projects her amorous feeling onto others, amplifying their subconscious attractions. Soon Jake (Cirroc Lofton) is chasing Kira, Kira is chasing Bareil, Bareil wants Dax (Terry Farrell), Dax wants Sisko (Avery Brooks), and Sisko just wants to know what's going on.

Past Tense, Part I
Directed by Reza Bandiyi
Teleplay by Robert Hewitt Wolfe
Story by Ira Steven Behr and Robert Hewitt Wolfe
Executive Producers Rick Berman & Michael Piller
Starring Avery Brooks
Also Starring René Auberjonois
Siddig El Fadil
Terry Farrell
Cirroc Lofton
Colm Meaney
Armin Shimerman
Nana Visitor
Stardate 48481.2
A transporter mishap sends Sisko (Avery Brooks), Dax (Terry Farrell) and Bashir (Siddig El Fadil) back in time to San Francisco in the early 21st century. While Sisko and Bashir are picked up and sent to a sanctuary district - a high security ghetto occupied by the unemployed, homeless and mentally ill - Dax meets a prominent business man who helps her search for her friends. At the sanctuary's processing center, Sisko and Bashir learn that they have arrived just days before a crucial historical event known as the Bell Riots. When a violent altercation contaminates the time line. Sisko is forced to assume the role of Gabriel Bell - a heroic civil rights leader who will die in the riots.

Past Tense, Part II
Directed by Jonathan Frakes
Written by Ira Steven Behr and René Echevarria
Executive Producers Rick Berman & Michael Piller
Starring Avery Brooks
Also Starring René Auberjonois
Siddig El Fadil
Terry Farrell
Cirroc Lofton
Colm Meaney
Armin Shimerman
Nana Visitor
Guest Stars Jim Metzler
Frank Military as B.C.
Dick Miller
Deborah Van Valkenburgh
Al Rodrigo
Clint Howard
Richard Lee Jackson
Dina Lifford as Lee and
Bill Smitrovich as Webb
Stardate Unknown
After a transporter mishap leaves Sisko (Avery Brooks) and Bashir (Siddig El Fadil) in the middle of a violent civil disturbance in the 21st century, Sisko is forced to assume role of Gabriel Bell, a pivotal historical figure who fought for the rights of the unemployed and underprivileged. Meanwhile, an Away Team from the Defiant travels into the past to search for the lost crew members, but they don't where to look. As government soldiers prepare to crush the rebellion, Sisko finds himself in the same position as Gabriel Bell - his back to the wall and his life on the line. But now the fate of the Federation - and the future - hang in the balance!


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