Shatner says he should never have directed Trek V in new book

Discussion in 'Star Trek Movies I-X' started by Khan 2.0, Aug 31, 2018.

  1. Khan 2.0

    Khan 2.0 Commodore Commodore

    Aug 30, 2013
    earth...but when?...spock?
  2. BigDaveX

    BigDaveX Captain Captain

    Jun 1, 2016
    While Sybok might technically just be an unwitting pawn of the film's actual main villain ("God"), I don't think it's entirely unreasonable to describe him as an antagonist, considering that while Sybok may have had noble intentions, he did resort to illegal means - including taking hostages and hijacking a starship - in order to realize those intentions.
  3. Vger23

    Vger23 Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Apr 19, 2014
    New England
    It is interesting that the film makes it somewhat clear that Sybok was being manipulated by "God" through some telepathic means. Sybok refers to his "vision." One wonders if Sybok's enhanced Vulcan telepathic abilities made him particularly more vulnerable to the being's influence?
  4. Haggis and tatties

    Haggis and tatties Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Dec 27, 2002
    On the making of STV, I was delighted, any chance to go back aboard the Enterprise. ;)
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