Star Trek Into Darkness Movie

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Who's Involved:

Bruce Greenwood, Benedict Cumberbatch, Zoe Saldana, Alex Kurtzman, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, Bryan Burk, Peter Weller, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Alice Eve, Anton Yelchin, J.J. Abrams, John Cho, David Ellison, Roberto Orci, Noel Clarke, Damon Lindelof, Robert Orci

Release Date:

Friday, May 17, 2013 Nationwide
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 Limited

intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence
Runtime: 2 hrs, 9 m
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction. As our heroes are propelled into an epic chess game of life and death, love will be challenged, friendships will be torn apart, and sacrifices must be made for the only family Kirk has left: his crew.

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Who stars in Star Trek Into Darkness: Cast List

... James T. Kirk

Wish, Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves  

... Spock

Star Trek, Star Trek Beyond  

... Bones

Priest, Doom  

... Nyota Uhura

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, Avatar: The Way of Water  

... Pavel Chekov

The Smurfs 2, The Smurfs  

... Scotty

Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One, Becky  

... Hikaru Sulu

Total Recall, Searching  

Freelance, Haunting of the Queen Mary  

... Villain

The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar , The Book of Clarence  

Fisherman's Friends, Twist  

Skin Trade, The Order  

... Pike

The Fall of the House of Usher (series), Fathers and Daughters  

Who's making Star Trek Into Darkness: Crew List

A look at the Star Trek Into Darkness behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director J.J. Abrams last directed Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The film's writer Roberto Orci last wrote The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Cowboys and Aliens.


J.J. Abrams


J.J. Abrams
Bryan Burk
David Ellison
Alex Kurtzman
Damon Lindelof

Production: What we know about Star Trek Into Darkness?

Key Facts

  1. Paramount Pictures will release the first 9 minutes from Star Trek Into Darkness at 500 digital IMAX 3D theatres on December 14th.
  2. Several key sections of the film that feature big action set pieces have been captured with IMAX cameras. The IMAX release of Star Trek Into Darkness will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience with proprietary IMAX DMR® (Digital Re-mastering) technology.
  3. The twelfth film in the Star Trek franchise and the sequel to 2009's Star Trek.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2013 - April: The film was set to Completed  status.

    MPAA rating announced; assumed completed.

  2. 2012 - May: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2012 - January: The film was set to Production  status.
  4. 2011 - June: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.
  5. 2009 - March: The film was set to Development  status.

Star Trek Into Darkness Release Date: When was the film released?

Star Trek Into Darkness was a Nationwide release in 2013 on Friday, May 17, 2013. There were 10 other movies released on the same date, including The English Teacher, An Oversimplification of Her Beauty and Augustine. Additional information: 2D; 3D.

Star Trek Into Darkness DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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Star Trek Into Darkness was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 .

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