Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Director: J.J. Abrams
Writers: Alex Kurtzman, Damon Lindelof, Roberto Orci
Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch, Simon Pegg, Anton Yelchin, Karl Urban, John Zhao / Bruce Greenwood / Brandon Norman / Alice Eve / Chris Hemsworth
Genre: Science Fiction / Action / Adventure
Region: United States
Language: English / Klingon
Released: 2013-05-28 (Mainland China) / 2013-05-16 (USA)
series: Star Trek II: Into Darkness
Length: 132 minutes
Also known as: Star Trek 12: Into the Darkness / Star Trek 12: Into the Darkness / Star Trek 12: Black Space (Hong Kong) / Star Trek 12: Into Darkness (Taiwan) / Star Trek 12 / Starship Trek 12 / Star Trek: Into Darkness / Star Trek XII / Star Trek 12
Rating: IMDB 7.7 / Rotten Tomatoes 84%
During the Nibiru planet exploration, Captain Kirk of the Enterprise (Chris Pine played by Chris Pine) took a bold move to rescue Spock (Zachary Quinto played by Zachary Quinto), which almost endangered the entire fleet. He also paid the price with the lives of the members. Soon, Officer Kirk was reinstated, and there was a terrorist attack in London that killed more than forty people. The instigator of the incident, John Harrison (Benedict Cumberbatch Benedict Cumberbatch) is from within the league. After that, he flew a plane to attack the high-level meeting, and Kirk’s most respected General Parker was unfortunately killed. In order to prevent Harrison’s escape conspiracy, Kirk led the Enterprise again and set off to pursue it. During the crisis-ridden journey, the trust between him, the crew and friends was also greatly tested.
When they finally found Harrison, they finally learned his true identity and the conspiracy and shady behind the London attack…
“Star Trek Into Darkness” is a 2013 American science fiction action film directed by J.J. Abrams and the twelfth installment in the “Star Trek” franchise. The movie stars Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, and Zoe Saldana, among others, reprising their roles from the 2009 reboot film.
In the film, the crew of the USS Enterprise is sent on a mission to capture a dangerous terrorist named John Harrison (played by Benedict Cumberbatch), who has attacked Starfleet headquarters in San Francisco. As they pursue Harrison to his hiding place on a distant planet, the crew discovers a shocking conspiracy that threatens the very fabric of Starfleet and the Federation.
“Star Trek Into Darkness” was praised for its stunning visuals, thrilling action sequences, and strong performances from its cast. The film was also noted for its complex themes and its exploration of the nature of power, morality, and loyalty in a time of war. While the movie received some criticism for its controversial portrayal of the villainous Harrison, it was a commercial success, grossing over $467 million worldwide, and has since become a popular entry in the “Star Trek” canon.