Kirk returns to the planet where he spent time 13 years before. A friend from his previous visit is now leader of his people. While trying to uphold the Federation's prime directive, the Klingons are providing more advanced technology to their enemies. Written by
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An obvious reference to the western classic cliché of white and black hats (white hat = good guy, black hat = bad guy), the use of blond hair for the 'good guys' and black hair for the 'bad guys'. See more
Obvious stunt double for the Klingon (Krell) when Kirk attacks him in the forge room (possibly the same man that doubled for Spock when he was shot at the beginning). See more
Tomorrow... in the palm of her hands.
Well, you got what you wanted.
Not what I wanted, Bones. What had to be.