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.
The boom box carrying punk played by Kirk R. Thatcher makes another, even briefer cameo 31 years later in Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), standing next to a hot dog vendor who interacts with Spider-Man. The punk is still carrying a boom box and Thatcher has revealed his characters name is "... ...
Ready to engage computer, Admiral.
Kirk: What's our target in time?
Spock: Late twentieth century.
Kirk: Can you be more specific?
Spock: Not with this equipment. I've had to program some of the variables from memory.
Kirk: What are some of the variables?
Spock: The availability of fuel ...
The Bounty's bridge looks very different than it did in Star Trek III: The Search for Spock.
The ending credits play on top of photos and clips from the film.
$16,881,888 (USA) (30 November 1986)
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: Deep Space Nine
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