The space vessel Antares rescues Charles Evans from the forbidding surface of the planet Thasus, and then hurriedly hands him off to the Enterprise. Soon, mysterious happenings dog the boy, who cannot seem to learn certain vital lessons of adulthood. Finally the humiliated teen reveals prodigious psionic powers that could even threaten the survival of the Federation. Who is Charlie, really, and where did he get these abilities? Written by
Did You Know?
True to his training as a Method actor, Robert Walker Jr.
chose to remain in his dressing room and not interact with any members of the cast as this would help his characterization of a strange, aloof person. See more
Spock can be seen blinking when he is frozen by Charlie. See more
He had a mean look. I had to freeze him. I like happy looks.
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