Episode Info

On the planet of Rutia Four, Dr. Crusher is abducted by the Ansata, a radical terrorist group. The danger is intensified when the Rutian leader refuses to negotiate for Crusher's release. Meanwhile, Ansatan leader Kyril Finn (Richard Cox) begins showing symptoms of a serious illness caused by the high-tech weaponry used by himself and his followers. Written by frequent Next Generation contributor Melinda M. Snodgrass, "The High Ground" was originally telecast February 3, 1990.


Patrick Stewart
as Capt. Jean-Luc Picard
Jonathan Frakes
as Cdr. William T. Riker
LeVar Burton
as Lt. Cdr. Geordi La Forge
Michael Dorn
as Lt. Worf
Marina Sirtis
as Counselor Deanna Troi
Brent Spiner
as Lt. Cdr. Data
Gates McFadden
as Dr. Beverly Crusher
Kerrie Keane
as Alexana Devos
Fred G. Smith
as Policeman
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