Quark must wrestle with his conscience when he becomes involved with arms merchants.

Director:

(as Siddig El Fadil)

Writers:

(based upon "Star Trek" created by), (created by) | 3 more credits »
Reviews

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Video

WATCH NOW
ON DISC

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
...
Odo
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Regent
...
...
Farrakk
...
Eric Cadora ...
Customer
Edit

Storyline

Quark must wrestle with his conscience when he becomes involved with arms merchants.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 April 1997 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Alexander Siddig wanted his uncle, Malcolm McDowell (who played Dr. Soran in Star Trek: Generations (1994)) to play Hagath, but McDowell was not available so the role went to his A Clockwork Orange (1971) costar Steven Berkoff instead. See more »

Quotes

Quark: I was drowning; the waters were closing over my head, and just as my lungs were about to burst, my cousin threw me a lifeline. How could I possibly refuse?
Lt. Commander Jadzia Dax: Feeling a little guilty, Quark?
Quark: Guilty? Me? I don't have anything to feel guilty about.
Lt. Commander Jadzia Dax: Then why come to me asking for forgiveness?
See more »

Connections

Spoofs The Third Man (1949) See more »

Soundtracks

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Main Title
(uncredited)
Written by Dennis McCarthy
Performed by Dennis McCarthy
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Quark is faced with the possibility that he MIGHT have a conscience.
18 January 2015 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

A few episodes before this one, Quark's cousin, Gaila (Josh Pais), ruins Quark....for kicks. Because of this, Quark is broke and his future very bleak--especially since he's a Ferengi. So, when Gaila shows up at Quark's bar, you wonder what more can the cousin do to him?! No, it seems that he is actually there for a business proposition and perhaps bankrupting Quark was all part of this plan. So what is the plan? Quark will open up the bar to entertain Gaila's business prospects--folks who come from all around the quadrant to buy various weapons. Quark seems to have no choice to accept--even though he has repeatedly stated that selling arms is against his personal code of honor, such as it is.

This is a rather clever episode and helps to further develop Quark as a character. While it's not among the very best of the Ferengi episodes, it is quite good and worth seeing.


0 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
poor acting willywoollove
This or Voyager? SpaceRanger06
Worf's wedding jedimcarr
Q/Kira ryhoyarbie
Louise Fletcher - Nurse Ratched vs Kai Winn Elmer_Cat
How often do you re-watch DS9? Toffeepop
Discuss Business as Usual (1997) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?