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?
When Charlie walks on the bridge after taking control (when Spock is forced to speak the lines of various literary works), the pattern screen on Spock's console is still when Kirk and Spock are shown at an angle from the front of the bridge. In the head-on shots of Kirk and Spock, the screen shows the moving pattern. See more
I can make you all go away! Any time I want to!
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
Referenced in After Trek: Lethe
Charlie is My Darling
Lyrics adapted from those by Robert Burns
Sung by Nichelle Nichols See more