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Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)

Captain Kirk and his crew must deal with Mr. Spock's long-lost half-brother who hijacks the Enterprise for an obsessive search for God at the center of the galaxy.

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When the newly-christened starship Enterprise's shakedown cruise goes poorly, Captain Kirk and crew put her into Spacedock for repairs. But an urgent mission interrupts their Earth-bound shore leave. A renegade Vulcan named Sybok has taken three ambassadors hostage on Nimbus III, the Planet of Galactic Peace. This event also attracts the attention of a Klingon captain who wants to make a name for himself and sets out to pursue the Enterprise. Sybok's ragtag army captures the Enterprise and takes her on a journey to the center of the galaxy in search of the Supreme Being. Written by David Thiel <d-thiel@uiuc.edu>

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$27,800,000 (estimated)

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$55,210,049 (USA)
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Trivia

Designer Lynda Weinman used a Mac II to create the animatics cut into the film during production, which were eventually replaced by the film's finished effects. See more »

Goofs

When the shuttle crash lands in the shuttle bay, it is twice shown in consecutive shots to pass the other shuttle stored in the bay. Then after the shuttle stops against the barricade, it is shown to be a bit behind the other shuttle. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Sybok: I thought weapons were forbidden on this planet. Besides, I can't believe you'd kill me for a field of empty holes.
J'Onn: It's all I have.
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How can people hate this?
21 June 1999 | by (Arizona) – See all my reviews

The first time I saw this movie, my head was filled with all the comments of how bad this movie was. Naturally, I didn't pay much attention, thinking that a movie with this type of comments, isn't worth my time.

Then, in order to make my Star Trek video collection more complete, I bought it. I popped it into the VCR, and tried to ignore all those bad comments.

Much to my surprise, I liked it. No... I loved it. True, it has it's faults, but no movie is perfect... But other than that it was a great story. It was full of action, adventure, and humor.

Not only is this a great movie, but you can watch it over and over without it getting boring.


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