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Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 16 May 2013 (USA)
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After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction.

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When the USS Enterprise crew is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction. As our space heroes are propelled into an epic chess game of life and death, love will be challenged, friendships will be torn apart, and sacrifices must be made for the only family Kirk has left: his crew. Written by Paramount Pictures

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Beyond the darkness, lies greatness. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$190,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$70,165,559 (USA) (17 May 2013)

Gross:

$228,756,232 (USA) (6 September 2013)
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Trivia

Two stars of the television series Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010) have small roles in the film. Cynthia Addai-Robinson as a woman witnessing the Vengeance crashing in San Francisco and Nick E. Tarabay as the Klingon who speaks to Uhura. See more »

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McCoy is performing experiments on a dead tribble. Later, after many tremors, explosions and the Enterprise being literally upside down, the tribble is seen resting on the same spot. There is no way it could be still on the same table and McCoy obviously had very different problems than care about a dead tribble to put it back there. See more »

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[first lines]
Bones: Damn it, man! That was our ride! You just stunned our ride!
James T. Kirk: Oh, great.
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One character is credited as "Enterprise Redshirt". In another role, an actor is listed as "Gary 7", which was the name of a character in an original series episode ("Assignment: Earth"). See more »

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A typical modern action movie
23 May 2013 | by (Kyiv) – See all my reviews

Here's my guide to evaluating movies. Call it the Bruce Willis criteria. No offense to Bruce - I like him and his works.

* If you can replace main hero with Bruce Willis (as seen in Die Hard) and it doesn't do much harm to the plot, you got yourself a modern mindless action movie. *

And unfortunately Into The Darkness is just it - lot's of special effects, action scenes and a very little soul.

It definitely doesn't bring any good feelings that series had to offer.

The saddest part about it all is that no one seems to care. People rate movie high, just because it entertains them enough with jokes and visual effects, companies get their revenue.

This means there're gonna be more movies utilizing the same old formula: good guys vs. bad guys, world domination as a motivation for villain + superhero that saves the day.


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