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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12
Cast
William Shatner
Leonard Nimoy
DeForest Kelley
Ricardo Montalban
Directors
Nicholas Meyer
Screenwriters
Gene Roddenberry
Harve Bennet
Jack B Sowards
Running Time
108 minutes

Star Trek 2: The Wrath Of Khan
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Plot
It is the twenty-third century. Admiral James T. Kirk is feeling old; the prospect of accompanying his old ship the Enterprise - now a Starfleet Academy training ship - on a two-week cadet cruise is not making him feel any younger. But the training cruise becomes a deadly serious mission when Khan appears after years of exile - and holding the power of creation itself...


Verdict
It was Star Trek II that put the franchise on the right track as the spirit of Gene Roddenberry's 60s television series was harnessed to spectacular effect.


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