Star Trek (2009)
Director: J.J. Abrams
Writers: Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, Gene Roddenberry
Cast: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Leonard Nimoy, Eric Bana, Bruce Greenwood, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Simon Peggy / John Cho / Anton Yelchin / Ben Cross / Winona Ryder / Chris Hemsworth / Jennifer Morrison
Genre: Science Fiction / Action / Adventure
Region: USA / Germany
Released: 2009-05-15 (Mainland China) / 2009-05-08 (USA)
Series:  Star Trek
Length: 127 minutes
Also known as: Star Trek (Hong Kong) / Star Trek (Taiwan) / Star Trek 11: Open the Future / Star Trek 11 / Star Trek 11 / Star Trek 11 / Star Trek 11 / Star Trek XI / Star Trek 11
Rating: IMDB 7.9 / Rotten Tomatoes 94%
The story takes place in the 23rd century. Humanity’s technological development has reached the point where interstellar travel is possible.
Spock (played by Zachary Quinto), a boy born on Vulcan in 2230, is often bullied by his colleagues because his mother Amanda Grayson (played by Winona Ryder) is human. Ridiculous and bullying. His father Sarek (Ben Cross Ben Cross) is a Vulcan diplomat, and Spock has been struggling between the serious Vulcan logic education and his human emotions since he was a child. When he grew up, Spock met Kirk (Chris Pine), who also had the same lofty ambitions. Although the two had constant conflicts, they gradually began to understand each other through various task tests.
The old captain of the Enterprise is Christopher Parker (Bruce Greenwood Bruce Greenwood), and the crew includes medical officer “Old Bones” McCoy (Karl Urban), chief engineer Scott (Simon T. Simon Pegg), communications officer Uhula (Zoe Santana), helmsman Sulu (John Cho), and the 17-year-old navigator–a genius boy Chekov (Ann Chekov). Don Eugene Anton Yelchin). And the old man Spock (Leonard Nimoy Leonard Nimoy) from the future told Kirk that Nino (Eric Bana), the remnant of the Romulan Empire in the future, had also returned to the future because of traveling through time and space. Up to now, and leading a large group of people to take revenge, Nino has destroyed Spock’s hometown Vulcan, and the next target is the earth…
The film won the 82nd Academy Award for Best Makeup.
The most exciting Star Trek movie in 30 years, it marks the beginning of a new Captain Kirk saga, and if subsequent sequels dare to maintain the fast-paced style of this one, it will surely become the most reckless box office bomb in the next few years. –“empire”
The best movie since Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, and an audiovisual hit far ahead of its time. – CinemaBlend.com
JJ Abrams managed to bring back a classic series that was being forgotten. Although the new “Star Trek” does not have the depth of its predecessors, it can still move audiences with its boundless vitality. ——Dark Horizons
It’s an exhilarating film, not just one of the franchise’s greatest moments, but without a doubt one of the greatest sci-fi films ever made. —— “The Australian”
Star Trek is a 2009 American science fiction action film directed by J.J. Abrams and starring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, and Zoe Saldana. The film is a reboot of the Star Trek franchise and follows the early years of the crew of the USS Enterprise, including the iconic characters of Captain James T. Kirk and Mr. Spock.
The film received critical acclaim and was a box office success, grossing over $385 million worldwide. It was praised for its thrilling action sequences, special effects, and performances by its cast, particularly Pine and Quinto, who portrayed Kirk and Spock, respectively.
Star Trek was also praised for its ability to appeal to both die-hard fans of the franchise and newcomers, who were not as familiar with the original series. The film’s success led to two sequels, Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) and Star Trek Beyond (2016).
Overall, Star Trek remains a popular and influential entry in the science fiction genre, known for its exciting action, compelling characters, and ability to reinvigorate a beloved franchise. It also helped to launch the careers of several young actors, including Chris Pine, who has since become one of Hollywood’s biggest stars.