Captain Picard and his crew pursue the Borg back in time to stop them from preventing Earth's first contact with an alien species. They also make sure that Zefram Cochrane makes his famous maiden flight at warp speed.
On the eve of retirement, Kirk and McCoy are charged with assassinating the Klingon High Chancellor and imprisoned. The Enterprise crew must help them escape to thwart a conspiracy aimed at sabotaging the last best hope for peace.
A prequel series, set 100 years before the original Star Trek series, which focuses on the early years of Starfleet, leading up to the formation of the Federation and the Earth-Romulan Wars. The series is set aboard the Earth ship Enterprise NX-01, captained by Jonathan Archer.
James T. Kirk who after rescuing Mr. Spock and bringing him to Vulcan where he is fully restored, is now the most hated man in the universe, because he disobeyed his superiors, killed a Klingon crew and took their ship. After three months on Vulcan, Kirk decides to return to Earth to face the consequences of his actions along with his crew who aided him. Also accompanying them is Mr. Spock, who is still trying to understand his human side. What they don't know is that an alien probe approaches Earth and is emitting a signal that nullifies all power systems. And it is now vaporizing the planet's oceans covering the planet in a cloud that covers the earth cutting them off from the sun - the planet's main source of energy. The President of the Federation sends a transmission telling everyone about what is happening and to stay away from Earth. Kirk upon hearing it, checks out the probe's transmission and Spock postulates that the alien is not hostile merely unaware that it's ... Written by
Gene Roddenberry was initially pleased to hear the movie would be a time travel story, as he had been pushing for such a plotline in one of the movies. However, Roddenberry had long wanted a story in which the crew traveled back in time in an attempt to stop the assassination of President Kennedy, but Harve Bennett felt such a story would be anticlimactic with the audience knowing such a historical event could not be undone. See more »
The hand that Kirk uses switches when he melts the lock during the rescue of Chekov from the OR. See more »
[Kirk has just spoken very abruptly to Mr. Scott]
He's in a wee bit of a snit, isn't he?
He is a man of deep feelings.
Aye, what else is new?
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The film opens with a dedication to the crew of the Space Shuttle Challenger. See more »
I liked this movie. It is my favorite Star Trek film. The blend of scifi and comedy works.
Ever been shocked if you visit another country and have to adapt to its culture? Try visiting another time period! That's what Kirk and company do, as they visit 20th century America to retrieve a pair of humpback whales to ward off an alien probe, and you will love their (mis)adventures as they adapt.
*** out of ****
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