Star Trek: Voyager Rewatch: “Memorial”

The crew relive a three-hundred-year-old massacre against their will, and it results in some rather unpleasant side effects, and an interesting colloquy on remembrances of awful events. The Star Trek: Voyager Rewatch is attacked by a “Memorial.”

An excerpt:

I want to single out Ethan Phillips for praise here, because he particularly plays Neelix’s PTSD supremely well, from his rapid-fire nervous chopping vegetables, to his losing it at the slightest noise, to his asking Seven about how she deals with what she did as a Borg, to his impassioned plea to not shut down the obelisk. It makes sense because, as established way back in “Jetrel,” Neelix’s own background is very similar to that of the Nakan, and as shown in that same first-season episode, Phillips can really bring it when dealing with his character’s trauma.

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