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Series: 'Enterprise'
Episode Title: 'Canamar'
Episode Number: 217
Synopsis: "Upon leaving the Enolian homeworld in a shuttlepod, Archer and Tucker are mistakenly arrested and placed on a prisoner transport vessel bound for the penal colony Canamar. Before the error can be rectified, one of the alien inmates engineers a takeover of the transport, leading Archer to engage in a dangerous gambit."

Original Airdate: February 26, 2003
Rerun: July 23, 2003
Nielsens Rating: 2.8/4 (Full Report)


Written By: John Shiban
Directed By: Allan Kroeker

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  • Rumoured to feature an encounter with an Enolian prison ship. (December 23, 2002 - TrekToday)

  • Principal photography on 'Canamar' was separated into two blocks - a six-day stint before the holidays from December 13 to December 20, followed by an additional two days on January 6 & 7. (January 09, 2003 - TrekToday)

  • Mark Rolston: "Scott [Bakula] and I must have spent ten hours filming the fights. And let me tell you, both of us are in our 40s now so it's not quite as easy as it used to be." (January 20, 2003 - TrekToday)

  • Archer and Trip make first contact with a new race called the Enolians. However, trouble ensues and they find themselves stuck on a prison transport and heading to a penal planet - the titular Canamar. (January 29, 2003 - TrekToday)


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