Star Trek: The Motion Picture

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Star Trek:
The Motion Picture
Directed byRobert Wise
Produced byGene Roddenberry
Written byScreenplay:
Harold Livingston
Gene Roddenberry (uncredited)
Alan Dean Foster
StarringSee table
Music byJerry Goldsmith
CinematographyRichard H. Kline
Edited byTodd C. Ramsay
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
December 7, 1979 (1979-12-07)
Running time
136 minutes (Director's cut)
CountryUnited States

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.