"The City on the Edge of Forever" Line-by-line

Discussion in 'Star Trek - The Original & Animated Series' started by LeadHead, Sep 2, 2010.

  1. Captain Robert April

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    SCOTT: Then even finding McCoy would be a miracle.
     
  2. LeadHead

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    KIRK: Scotty, when you think you've waited long enough. Each of you will have to try it. Even if you fail, at least you'll be alive in some past world somewhere
     
  4. LeadHead

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    (Images from World War I pass through the Guardian...)

    Spock: And... now.

    (Kirk and Spock leap through the Guardian and arrive on Earth, appearing to come out of a wall which has a poster for boxing at Madison Square Garden)
     
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    (First World War images.)

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  10. LeadHead

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    Kirk and Spock leap through the Guardian Portal and emerge on a sidewalk in the 20th Century

    Kirk: I've seen old photographs of this period. An economic upheaval had occurred.
     
  11. Enterprise1981

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    SPOCK: It was called Depression, circa 1930. Quite barbaric.

    (Two women give then curious looks, and Spock hides his ears with his hands.)
     
  12. Ziz

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    Kirk: We seem to be costumed a little out of step with the time.
     
  13. LeadHead

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    Spock: I'm afraid i'm going to be difficult to explain in any case, Captain.
     
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    Kirk: Well, Mister Spock, if we...can'tdisguiseyou, we'll find some way of...explainingyou.
     
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    SPOCK: That should prove interesting.
     
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    KIRK: Let's get out of here.

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    Driver: Look out, will you?! Why don't you watch where you're going?!

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  18. LeadHead

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    Kirk and Spock walk into an alley, Kirk spots clothes hanging on the Fire Escape.

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    Kirk: Well we'll steal from the rich and give back to the poor... later.
     
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    ^ finishing

    KIRK: I think I'm going to like this century. Simple, easier to manage. We're not going to have any difficulty explaining...

    (Then he sees the policeman.)


    POLICEMAN: Well?