Star Trek: The Motion Picture

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Star Trek:
The Motion Picture
Directed by Robert Wise
Produced by Gene Roddenberry
Written by Screenplay:
Harold Livingston
Gene Roddenberry (uncredited)
Story:
Alan Dean Foster
Starring See table
Music by Jerry Goldsmith
Cinematography Richard H. Kline
Editing by Todd C. Ramsay
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date(s) December 7, 1979 (1979-12-07)
Running time 136 minutes (Director's cut)
Country United States
Language English
Followed by Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

Star Trek: The Motion Picture was the first movie set in the Star Trek universe. It was made in 1979 by Paramount Pictures. A strange and dangerous alien cloud called V'ger is coming straight at Earth, destroying everything in its path. Admiral James T. Kirk becomes captain of his old ship — the USS Enterprise - to save the Earth.