For four years, the courageous crew of the NSEA Protector set off on thrilling and often dangerous missions in space ... and then their series was cancelled. Now, twenty years later, aliens under attack have mistaken the Galaxy Quest television transmissions for "historical documents" and beamed up the crew of has-been actors to save the universe. With no script, no director and no clue, the actors must turn in the performances of their lives.
Videodisc release of the motion picture.
DTS digital surround sound.
Special features: On locaton in psace featurette; deleted scenes ; Thermian language audio track ; theatrical trailer ; cast & filmmakers' bios ; production notes.
Music, David Newman ; executive producer, Elizabeth Cantillon ; producers, Mark Johnson and Charles Newirth ; story, David Howard ; screenplay, David Howard and Robert Gordon ; director, Dean Parisot.
Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman, Tony Shalhoub, Sam Rockwell, Daryl Mitchell.
Consensus: Intelligent and humorous satire with an excellent cast -- no previous Trekkie knowledge needed to enjoy this one.
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