Synopses & Reviews
New Ships! New Aliens! New Worlds! New Adventures!
This is the chronicle of how they come to be -- the story behind Paramount Pictures' newest cinematic epic, the third feature film starring the cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation®!
Follow the making of the movie as told to Terry J. Erdmann by its actors and creators. Look behind the scenes at the creative process from inception to finished work, as seen through the eyes of Rick Berman, Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Michael Piller, and many others. Learn about everything from the initial story concepts to designs, set construction, makeup, costuming, visual effects, and much, much more.
Filled with hundreds of behind-the-scenes color photos and sketches, The Secrets of Star Trek: Insurrection is an intimate account of how the phenomenal ninth Star Trek feature film became a reality.
About the Author
Terry J. Erdmann is the writer of Star Trek Action!, and is a contributor to Star Trek: Where No One Has Gone Before. He is currently hard at work on the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Companion. As a publicist, he has helped to create the marketing campaigns for dozens of motion pictures, from Cocoon, Aliens, Willow, and Star Trek V: The Final Frontier to Encino Man, What's Love Got To Do With It, Father of the Bride Part II, StarGate, and G.I. Jane. Terry is a UCLA graduate living in Southern California with his wife, their collie, and their mean old cat.