Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Image not available

To view this video download Flash Player

Buy Used
Used - Good See details
$14.57 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Sold by apex_media.

Sell Us Your Item
For up to a $1.97 Gift Card
Trade in
Have one to sell? Sell yours here

Galaxy Quest [Blu-ray] (1999)

Tim Allen , Sigourney Weaver , Dean Parisot  |  PG |  Blu-ray
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,040 customer reviews)

Available from these sellers.

Watch Instantly with Prime Members Rent Buy
Galaxy Quest
$2.99 $9.99

Other Formats & Versions

Amazon Price New from Used from
Blu-ray 1-Disc Version $8.58  
  25th Anniversary Edition --  
DVD 1-Disc Version $5.86  
Deal of the Week: Save 56% on The Tim Burton Collection on Blu-ray
This week only, save 56% on The Tim Burton Collection and Hardcover Book on Blu-ray. Fan-favorite films include: Pee Wee's Big Adventure, Beetlejuice, Batman (1989), Batman Returns (1992), Mars Attacks!, Corpse Bride, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005). The offer to own this collection ends October 25, 2014, 11:59 pm PST. Shop now

Frequently Bought Together

Galaxy Quest [Blu-ray] + The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy [Blu-ray] + The Princess Bride (25th Anniversary Edition) [Blu-ray]
Buy the selected items together

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Product Details

  • Actors: Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman, Tony Shalhoub, Sam Rockwell
  • Directors: Dean Parisot
  • Format: Multiple Formats, AC-3, Blu-ray, Color, Dolby, Dubbed, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
  • Dubbed: Spanish
  • Region: Region A/1 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: Paramount
  • DVD Release Date: November 17, 2009
  • Run Time: 101 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,040 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B002MU4NL8
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #119,449 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

Special Features

  • Galactopedia
  • Historical Documents: The Story of Galaxy Quest
  • Never Give Up. Never Surrender: The Intrepid Crew of the NSEA Protector
  • By Grabthar's Hammer, What Amazing Effects
  • Alien School - Creating the Thermian Race
  • Actors in Spaec
  • Sigourney Weaver Raps
  • Deleted Scenes
  • Thermian Audio Track
  • BD-Live: Star TREK Original Series Season 1 Trailer

  • Editorial Reviews

    For four years, the courageous crew of the NSEA protector - "Commander Peter Quincy Taggart" (Tim Allen), "Lt. Tawny Madison (Sigourney Weaver) and "Dr.Lazarus" (Alan Rickman) - set off on a thrilling and often dangerous mission 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 beam 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.

    Customer Reviews

    Most Helpful Customer Reviews
    157 of 161 people found the following review helpful
    5.0 out of 5 stars Stunning parody. May 19, 2000
    Format:VHS Tape
    Those are the best two words to describe Galaxy Quest. Another good phrase would be "one of the best movies Dreamworks has produced so far".
    It's been a long time since I've seen a parody film hit its intended targets with such accuracy and finesse. The movie deals with the crew of the Protector, a spaceship that exists only in reruns of the strangely familiar early 80's ensemble SF TV show Galaxy Quest. Exiled to mall shows and science-fiction fan conventions, they live out their days signing autographs for fanatical, show-quoting groupies until they're propositioned by some rather distinctive "fans" for a very special mission...
    What ensues is an incredibly fun skewering of the whole Star Trek experience, effortlessly bouncing from knowing parody to rollicking action to heartfelt emotion. And it's all headed by a top-flight cast led by Tim Allen as Jason Nesmith/Commander Peter Quincy Taggart. Aiding and abeting him is his flouncy blonde side-kick, played by...Sigourney Weaver! This brilliant casting coup alone should tip you off to the film-makers' attitude towards the subject matter. Also present is Alan Rickman in an incredible turn as the token alien cast member who longs to return to Shakespeare, Tony Shalhoub as the boggled engineer, and Daryl Mitchell as the cute kid who is now all grown up. But as good as the human cast is, they fade into the background whenever they interact with the true aliens of the picture, the Thermanians. Masking their true squidlike form in a human disquise, they lurch across the screen speaking in stretched and strangled accents with ever-present goofy grins on their faces.
    Read more ›
    Was this review helpful to you?
    148 of 164 people found the following review helpful
    5.0 out of 5 stars "By Grabthar's hammer, you shall be avenged!" January 31, 2003
    By M. Hart
    In December of 1999, director Dean Parisot unleashed what is arguably the funniest sci-fi/comedy film of all time, "Galaxy Quest", which focuses upon the dissatisfied lives of five actors who had starred in a long-cancelled sci-fi television series of the same name. Jason Nesmith (Tim Allen) played ship's captain Commander Peter Quincey Taggart. Gwen DeMarco (Sigourney Weaver, who is no stranger to sci-fi with her roles in the "Alien" films) played Lt. Madison. Alexander Dane (Alan Rickman, also known for his roles as Hans Gruber in the 1988 film "Die Hard" and Professor Snape in the two "Harry Potter" films) played Dr. Lazarus. Fred Kwan (Tony Shalhoub) played ship's engineer Tech Sgt. Chen and Tommy Webber (Daryl Mitchell) played ship's pilot Laredo. Following the cancellation of the TV series, none of the actors had found descent acting jobs. Instead, they were relegated to appearing occasionally as their former "Galaxy Quest" characters at fan conventions and infrequent commercials. Especially frustrated is Alexander Dane, a trained Shakespearean actor who cannot escape the stigma of having said those immortal words, "By Grabthar's hammer, by the suns of Warvan, you shall be avenged!"
    The film begins at a "Galaxy Quest" convention where the quintet is preparing to appear. Unbeknownst to them, not all of the conventioneers dressed as aliens are pretending. A group of uniformed "aliens" approach Jason (dressed as Commander Taggart) saying that they are in dire need of his assistance. Jason quickly agrees and assumes that the group is planning to pay him to appear as Commander Taggart at a fan-function. Following a night of drinking at his home, the "aliens" arrive in a limousine (per Jason's request) to escort him to their function.
    Read more ›
    Was this review helpful to you?
    42 of 44 people found the following review helpful
    In 1999, "Galaxy Quest" was a film that surprised many sci fi fans when it was released to theaters. At first, many people were not sure if it would be a parody to "STAR TREK" but in the end, the film was actually paying homage to the popular television series.

    The film is directed by television director David Parisot (who directed shows such as "Curb Your Enthusiasm", "Monk", "ER" and many other series) and is based on a story by David Howard and a screenplay co-written with Ric McElvin ("Men in Black II" , "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" and "Addicted to Love", etc.).

    The film has received praise from Star Trek alumni such as George Takei, Jonathan Frakes, Patrick Stewart and Will Wheaton and has received nearly all positive reviews from film critics upon its release in theaters back in 1999.


    "Galaxy Quest - Deluxe Edition" has been digitally remastered for this DELUXE EDITION/10th Year release. I haven't done any comparisons to my original 2000 DVD version of the film but I could tell by watching it, scenes like the mission obtain Beryllium, this would shine on Blu-ray. But for now, on DVD the colors look vibrant with the Earth tone colors and blue skies make things absolutely beautiful. Video is presented in widescreen. So, overall, for a DVD release, the picture quality and the new remastering looked great.

    As for the audio, audio is presented ala English 5.1 Surround (as well as Spanish 5.1 Surround) and comes with a Thermian 2.0 Surround track. I will say that watching this film again, I heard a good number special effects from the various channels.
    Read more ›
    Was this review helpful to you?
    Most Recent Customer Reviews
    5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
    Great cult sci-fi comedy.
    Published 18 hours ago by P. H. Lund
    5.0 out of 5 stars Never give up, never the funny!!!
    I saw this and said what a Tim Allen movie in space?!? you cant be serious!! Then I watched it and fell on the floor laughing and enjoying myself as the actors of a defunct show... Read more
    Published 1 day ago by Glenn Rosen
    5.0 out of 5 stars Galaxy Quest - Funny every time I watch it!
    Loved it! I think that it's funny even if you weren't a Trekkie, but even funnier if you are. Tongue and cheek fun.
    Published 1 day ago by R. Kirby
    5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
    here is one of those little films that I found to be clever...considering all the faults.
    Published 1 day ago by Migaluchi
    5.0 out of 5 stars Great movie! A really funny science fiction parody
    Great movie! A really funny science fiction parody. This one is a must watch.
    Published 1 day ago by Carl Cohen
    5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
    excellent production values and funny story. good sci-fi
    Published 1 day ago by K. moon
    5.0 out of 5 stars i love this movie
    This movie has action, adventure, and comedy. Its good for the whole family, with enough content for the adults to stay entertained. Read more
    Published 1 day ago by Robert Matthews
    5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
    very good
    Published 1 day ago by Charles Pevy
    5.0 out of 5 stars A Wonderful Triumph.
    Star Trek has become something unto itself. It's a self parodying joke. A badge of honor for die hard fans and a truly respectable reboot. Read more
    Published 3 days ago by Eric Sanberg
    5.0 out of 5 stars Great parable and comedy!
    Great parable about the call to heroism with wonderful comedic performances by Allen, Weaver, Rickman, Shaloub, and other fine character actors.
    Published 3 days ago by Amazon Customer
    Search Customer Reviews
    Search these reviews only


    Search Customer Discussions
    Search all Amazon discussions

    Topic From this Discussion
    Which is better the new deluxe edition or the old edition which is what...
    More double dipping by the looks... I wish Amazon would clearly display the contents of the DVDs so you can make an informed choice.
    Mar 25, 2010 by Bruce Moffatt |  See all 3 posts
    1 minute?
    I went to Amazon at 11:32 EST to buy it and was really surprised to find I got waitlisted already. Either Amazon barely has any copies in stock or this movie is way more popular than I thought.
    Nov 28, 2011 by Jeffrey A. Gilbert |  See all 3 posts
    by Grabthar's Hammer...
    Oct 14, 2009 by ask57 |  See all 2 posts
    Why did they choose such a bad cover for this movie?
    You are so right, what a terrible cover for a great movie! They've never known how to market this movie well. It is laugh-out-loud funny if you know anything about sci-fi from TV or movies. Humorous, clever, and superb starring cast plus Mac guy Justin Long as a nerdy teen! Excellent flick!
    Oct 11, 2009 by Nancy |  See all 7 posts
    What the @#%)@#%
    I heard a rumor that this is coming to Blu-Ray in the Fall! Great news.
    Apr 28, 2009 by Ryan Agadoni |  See all 6 posts
    is the blu-ray version worth it? Be the first to reply
    Start a new discussion
    First post:
    Prompts for sign-in

    Look for Similar Items by Category