After stopping off at Starbase Yorktown, a remote outpost on the fringes of Federation space, the USS Enterprise, halfway into their five-year mission, is destroyed by an unstoppable wave of unknown aliens. With the crew stranded on an unknown planet and with no apparent means of rescue, they find themselves fighting against a ruthless enemy with a well-earned hatred of the Federation and everything it stands for. Only a rebellious alien warrior can help them reunite and leave the planet to stop this deadly menace from beginning a possible galactic war. Written by Paramount Pictures
22 July 2016 (USA) See more »
€875,174 (Italy) (24 July 2016)
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2.35 : 1
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J.J. Abrams declined to return to direct the third film, because of his directorial obligations on Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015). Abrams stayed on as a Producer, however, while Screenwriter Roberto Orci, one of the writers of the first two installments of the new franchise, was initially chosen to direct this film. See more »
When McCoy pours the brandy for Kirk’s private birthday toast, the noise of the liquid pouring is only heard twice. He does make a motion to pour a third time, but there is no pouring sound. However, it shortly after cuts to a longer shot showing three filled glasses. See more »
Montgomery ‘Scotty’ Scott: [about Balthazar Edison] Ah, well, his record goes back way before the Federation even existed. He was a major in the United Earth Military Assault Command Operation. A lot of off-world combat.
Captain James T. Kirk: [surprised] He was a soldier.
Montgomery ‘Scotty’ Scott: Aye, sir. And a pretty good one. His military service came to an end when MACO was disbanded.
Captain James T. Kirk: Why? What happened?
Montgomery ‘Scotty’ Scott: The Federation, sir. Starfleet. We’re not a military agency. They made him a captain and gave him the Franklin.
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There is a giant green energy-hand, in the closing credits, mentioned in the movie as one of the possibilities for a ship lost in space. See more »