Star Trek: The Motion Picture is a 1979 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the first film based on Star Trek, and a sequel to the Star Trek television series. The film is set in the twenty-third century, when a mysterious and immensely powerful alien cloud called V'Ger approaches Earth, destroying everything in its path. Admiral James T. Kirk assumes command of his previous starship—the recently refitted USS Enterprise—to lead it on a mission to save the planet and determine V'Ger's origins. When the original television series was cancelled in 1969, Star Trek...
|Release date:||December 7, 1979|
|Directed by:||Robert Wise|
|Editor:||Todd C. Ramsay|
|Music by:||Jerry Goldsmith|
|Cinematography:||Richard H. Kline|
|Screenplay by:||Harold Livingston|
|Genre:||Adventure Film, Science Fiction|