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?
Did You Know?
The line "Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary" spoken by Spock while under Charlie's influence is the first line of the poem "The Raven", by Edgar Allan Poe
. Spock is also forced to quote some lines from "The Tyger" by William Blake
when he shouts that there is a "Tyger, Tyger burning bright, in the forests of the night". See more
Spock can be seen blinking when he is frozen by Charlie. See more
[after being ignored by Charlie
Excuse me. I must be wanted *some*where.
Special Enhanced version Digitally Remastered with new exterior shots and remade opening theme song. A highlight of the new special effects is the Antares, which was never seen in the original version. See more
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