A Time to Stand
©1997 Paramount Pictures. All rights reserved.
Episode:  125     Airdate:  September 29, 1997
Rocks and Shoals
©1997 Paramount Pictures. All rights reserved.
Episode:  127     Airdate:  October 6, 1997
Sons and Daughters
©1997 Paramount Pictures. All rights reserved.
Episode:  126     Airdate:  October 13, 1997
Behind the Lines
©1997 Paramount Pictures. All rights reserved.
Episode:  128     Airdate:  October 20, 1997

Catalog Number 05897-1
Running Time 183 minutes
Issued November 4, 2003
Languages / Channels English 5.1
English 2.0
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A Time to Stand
Directed by Allan Kroeker
Written by Ira Steven Behr & Hans Beimler
Executive Producers Rick Berman & Ira Steven Behr
Starring Avery Brooks
Also Starring René Auberjonois
Michael Dorn
Terry Farrell
Cirroc Lofton
Colm Meaney
Alexander Siddig
Armin Shimerman
Nana Visitor
Stardate Unknown
Several months into their war against the Dominion/Cardassian alliance, the Federation is fighting a losing battle. Having long ago abandoned Deep Space Nine, Sisko (Avery Brooks) and his crew have been taking on the enemy from the U.S.S. Defiant. But they grow more and more demoralized as fleets of promised reinforcements are demolished. Reacting to the heavy losses, Federation Admiral Ross (Barry Jenner) informs Sisko that he is no longer in command of the U.S.S. Defiant.

Rocks and Shoals
Directed by Michael Vejar
Written by Ronald D. Moore
Executive Producers Rick Berman & Ira Steven Behr
Starring Avery Brooks
Also Starring René Auberjonois
Michael Dorn
Terry Farrell
Cirroc Lofton
Colm Meaney
Alexander Siddig
Armin Shimerman
Nana Visitor
Stardate 51107.2
Traveling in a crippled Jem'Hadar warship, Sisko (Avery Brooks) and his crew enter an uncharted nebula. They crash in the ocean of a desolate planet, and Dax (Terry Farrell) is seriously wounded. Bashir (Alexander Siddig) stabilizes Dax's condition, after which the group takes shelter in a cave. Later, while Garak (Andrew J. Robinson) and Nog (Aron Eisenberg) are searching for food and water, they are captured by Jem'Hadar soldiers who also crashed on the barren world.

Sons and Daughters
Directed by Jesús Salvador Treviño
Written by Bradley Thompson & David Weddle
Executive Producers Rick Berman & Ira Steven Behr
Starring Avery Brooks
Also Starring René Auberjonois
Michael Dorn
Terry Farrell
Cirroc Lofton
Colm Meaney
Alexander Siddig
Armin Shimerman
Nana Visitor
Stardate Unknown
While the war between the Federation and the Dominion continues, Klingon General Martok (J.G. Hertzler) docks his ship to take on reinforcements. Worf (Michael Dorn) is shocked to see that one of the new recruits is his estranged son, Alexander (Marc Worden). Worf reveals that he sent Alexander to live with his foster parents on Earth years before, after the boy showed no interest in becoming a warrior. Martok encourages Worf to mend fences with his son, but the attempt soon deteriorates.

Behind the Lines
Directed by LeVar Burton
Written by René Echevarria
Executive Producers Rick Berman & Ira Steven Behr
Starring Avery Brooks
Also Starring René Auberjonois
Michael Dorn
Terry Farrell
Cirroc Lofton
Colm Meaney
Alexander Siddig
Armin Shimerman
Nana Visitor
Stardate 51149.5
Admiral Ross (Barry Jenner) at Starbase 375 uncovers a major reason for the Dominion's dominance - a sensor array monitoring all activity across five sectors. Sisko (Avery Brooks) soon formulates a risky plan to disable it. Back on Terok Nor - the Cardassian name for Deep Space Nine - Kira (Nana Visitor) and her "resistance cell" of Jake (Cirroc Lofton), Rom (Max Grodenchik) and Odo (René Auberjonois) work to foster ill will between the Cardassians and the Dominion. When Odo speaks out against her latest scheme, Kira begins to question his loyalty.


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