- Star Trek: The Motion Picture
- Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
- Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
- Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
- Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
- Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
- Star Trek Generations
Commander of a NASA ship, the Charybdis, used in the third manned attempt to venture beyond the Sol system. Although Richey's crew was accidentally killed by an alien race, he survived and was placed in an artificial environment derived from a trash novel called "Hotel Royale." In 2365, the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise discovered a long-deceased Richey on an unnamed planet.