PG | | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
To save Earth from an alien probe, Admiral James T. Kirk and his fugitive crew go back in time to San Francisco in 1986 to retrieve the only beings who can communicate with it: humpback whales.
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Star Trek: Generations
Star Trek: Insurrection
Star Trek: First Contact
Star Trek: Nemesis
Star Trek: The Next Generation
Star Trek: Voyager
Catherine Hicks, who plays Gillian, was the star on the television series 7th Heaven (1996) together with Stephen Collins, who played Captain Decker in Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979).
See you round the galaxy.
During landing of the ship, garbage cans are "blown over" into the prevailing wind, and can be seen being kicked over by garbage man.
The ending credits play on top of photos and clips from the film.
At the begining of the Australian Home video version (before the dedication to the Challenger crew), a prologue narrated by Kirk and containing scenes for the last two movies brings the viewer up to speed on what's happened. This wasn't included in the cinema release, instead the opening titles were slightly altered.
$16,881,888 (USA) (30 November 1986)