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Release Date: May 16th, 2013

DVD Release Date: September 10th, 2013

PG-13|2 hr 12 min

Plot Summary
The crew of the Starship Enterprise returns home after an act of terrorism within its own organization destroys most of Starfleet and what it represents, leaving Earth in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Capt. James T. Kirk (Chris Pine) leads his people (Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoƫ Saldana) on a mission to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction, thereby propelling all of them into an epic game of life and death.

Cast: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Anton Yelchin, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Benedict Cumberbatch

Director: J.J. Abrams

Genres: Action, Science fiction, Adventure, Fantasy

Production Co: Bad Robot

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Suspenseful, Brooding, Pursuit, Gripping, Revenge, Intense

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  • After impressing well enough in his previous big screen directorial outings, Abrams works in a narrower, less imaginative mode here; there's little sense of style, no grace notes or flights of imagination. One feels the dedication of a young musician at a recital determined not to make any mistakes, but there's no hint of creative interpretation, personal feelings or the spreading of artistic wings. show more

  • The action is exhilarating, the visual effects spectacular - and spectacularly realized. show more

  • Noisy, frenetic, grandiose and essentially a soap opera, director J.J. Abrams's second contribution to the franchise has everything, including romance: Never before have Capt. James T. Kirk and his Vulcan antagonist, Mr. Spock, seemed so very much in love. show more

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Awards

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Nominated Special Visual Effects
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2013)