The Enterprise is stopped dead in its tracks by a powerful energy force that appears in the form of a human hand. Soon a being claiming to be Apollo orders Kirk and several others down to the planet below. Apollo claims to have visited Earth 5,000 years ago and Kirk theorizes that he may be telling the truth. Apollo's demand for unquestioned servitude however doesn't give the crew much choice and it becomes imperative that they locate and destroy his power supply. Written by
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was so concerned with the height disparity that he disallowed any shots which would show him and the much taller Michael Forest
side-by-side in the same frame. According to Forest, whenever Shatner would speak to him, Forest would notice Shatner inadvertently standing on his tip toes. See more
At minute 22, Spock refers to Apollo by name. Apollo told his name only to the landing party, and not the people left on the ship. See more
All right, we're here at your invitation. Would you mind telling us what you want without all the Olympian generalities?
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