PG | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
With the assistance of the Enterprise crew, Admiral Kirk must stop an old nemesis, Khan Noonien Singh, from using the life-generating Genesis Device as the ultimate weapon.
Star Trek "technobabble" seen on a Regula space station wall: Kmrt. ("K-Mart")
Captain's log: Stardate 8130.3. Starship Enterprise on training mission to Gamma Hydra, section 14, coordinates 22-87-4. Approaching Neutral Zone; all systems normal and functioning.
Sulu: Leaving section 14 for section 15.
Saavik: Standby. Project parabolic course...
Wires are visible attached to Chekov's uniform when Khan lifts him up with one hand. If the viewer plays close attention, the wire(s) can be seen for a brief moment in the reverse POV shot (the left corner of Chekov's suit once Khan has lifted him to the highest point).
After the opening credits: "In the 23rd century..."
The UK cinema and original video version was deleted by around six seconds and released as PG. Only later was the video reissued uncut as a 15 Cert. The scene deleted from was a closeup shot of the 'bug' coming out of Chekov's ear.
$14,347,221 6 June 1982