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Battle at the Binary Stars
Critic Consensus: "Battle at the Binary Stars" picks up the pace and ratchets up conflict as it clearly establishes Burnhman as the show's central focus -- at the expense of the ensemble.
as Captain Lorca
as Captain Georgiou
as Lt. Saru
as Lt. Stamets
as Lt. Tyler
as Commander Landry
as Dr. Nambue
as Sylvia Tilly
as Ensign Connor
as Harry Mudd
as Brett Anderson
as Dr. Hugh Culber
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The Battle at the Binary Stars presents more action and development than the first episode, making the pace faster and more engaging to the audience.
But overall, Star Trek: Discovery seems poised to give us an adventure worthy of the Star Trek name, and I think it's worth it for us to keep watching to see where Burnham's journey takes us
Despite the concessions to modern TV storytelling and effects, Discovery feels like a Star Trek show -- at times one with the potential to be quite good.
The performances? We're given an inkling of how Burnham can and will grow.
... it's what Star Trek is supposed to do: take modern society and put it through the prism of the genre.
What follows is a series of increasingly tense and, in some cases, unfortunate events that puts Michael at odds with the rest of her crew, and finds the Federation encountering the Klingon Empire for the first time in nearly a century.
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