Star Trek ‘The Captains Collection’ Blu-ray Dated and Detailed

Shout! Factory have locked their phasers on October 20th, 2020 as the release date for The Captains Collection on Digital as well as Blu-ray in three different configurations.

The widely available Standard Edition is a four-disc set with William Shatner examining the “creation, evolution and legacy of Gene Roddenberry’s Star Trek.” The official description reads:

The Captains Collection presents four acclaimed Star Trek documentaries directed by William Shatner together, with The Captains, William Shatner’s Get a Life!, The Captains Close Up five-episode miniseries and Chaos on the Bridge: The Untold Story Behind Trek’s Next Generation.

You can pre-order The Captains Collection Standard Edition at Amazon.

The Special Edition Blu-ray exclusive to the Shout! Factory Store adds a fifth disc that includes the following:

Over 1 1/2 hours of never-before-seen interviews, including bonus episode Still Kicking: A Conversation Between William Shatner and Christopher Plummer, and an additional feature-length documentary, the award-winning William Shatner’s Gonzo Ballet, both available for the first time on home video.

A Special Edition Blu-ray set & bundle with Williams Shatner’s Has Been on vinyl will be available exclusively at the Shout! Factory store. This set is limited so once it’s gone, it’s gone.

Here’s the album track listing:

Side One:
1.     Common People (4:38) featuring Joe Jackson
2.     It Hasn’t Happened Yet (3:46)
3.     You’ll Have Time (5:15)
4.     That’s Me Trying (3:45) featuring Aimee Mann and Ben Folds
5.     What Have You Done (1:43)
Side Two:
1.     Together (5:36) featuring Lemon Jelly
2.     Familiar Love (3:57)
3.     Ideal Woman (2:22)
4.     Has Been (2:16)
5.     I Can’t Get Behind That (3:00) featuring Henry Rollins
6.     Real (3:08) featuring Brad Paisley

Bonus features shared on all versions are as follows:

  • “The Making Of The Captains”
  • Additional Stories
  • “Ponder The Mystery” Music Video
  • Trailers

Here’s a trailer to get you pumped for this set.

The Captains Collection Blu-ray Release Date

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