Admiral Kirk's defeat of Khan and the creation of the Genesis planet are empty victories. Spock is dead and McCoy is inexplicably being driven insane. Then a surprise visit from Sarek, Spock's father, provides a startling revelation: McCoy is harboring Spock's living essence. With one friend alive and one not, but both in pain, Kirk attempts to help his friends by stealing the U.S.S. Enterprise and defying Starfleet's Genesis planet quarantine. But the Klingons have also learned of Genesis and race to meet Kirk in a deadly rendezvous.

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Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)

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Action/Adventure/Science-Fiction · 1h 45m · 6/1/1984

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Kirk must battle the Klingons to protect the Genesis Planet and save a friend's life

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Admiral Kirk's defeat of Khan and the creation of the Genesis planet are empty victories. Spock is dead and McCoy is inexplicably being driven insane. Then a surprise visit from Sarek, Spock's father, provides a startling revelation: McCoy is harboring Spock's living essence. With one friend alive and one not, but both in pain, Kirk attempts to help his friends by stealing the U.S.S. Enterprise and defying Starfleet's Genesis planet quarantine. But the Klingons have also learned of Genesis and race to meet Kirk in a deadly rendezvous.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Paramount Pictures, Cinema Group Ventures

Budget

$17,000,000

Revenue

$87,000,000
Part Of
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Star Trek: The Original Series

Cast
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William Shatner

Kirk
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Leonard Nimoy

Capt. Spock
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DeForest Kelley

McCoy
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James Doohan

Scotty
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Walter Koenig

Chekov
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George Takei

Sulu
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Nichelle Nichols

Uhura
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Robin Curtis

Saavik
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Merritt Butrick

David
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Phil Morris

Trainee Foster
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Scott McGinnis

Mr. Adventure
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Robert Hooks

Admiral Morrow
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Carl Steven

Spock - age 9
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Vadia Potenza

Spock - age 13
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Stephen Manley

Spock - age 17
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Joe W. Davis

Spock - age 25
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Paul Sorensen

Captain
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Cathie Shirriff

Valkris
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Christopher Lloyd

Commander Kruge
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Stephen Liska

Torg
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John Larroquette

Maltz
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David Cadiente

Klingon Sargeant (as Dave Cadiente)
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Bob K. Cummings

Klingon Gunner #1 (as Bob Cummings)
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Branscombe Richmond

Klingon Gunner #2
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Phillip R. Allen

Captain Esteban (as Phillip Richard Allen)
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Jeanne Mori

Helm
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Mario Marcelino

Communications
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Allan Miller

Alien
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Sharon Thomas Cain

Waitress (as Sharon Thomas)
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Conroy Gedeon

Civilian Agent
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James Sikking

Captain Styles (as James B. Sikking)
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Miguel Ferrer

First Officer
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Mark Lenard

Sarek
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Katherine Blum

Vulcan Child
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Judith Anderson

Vulcan High Priestess (as Dame Judith Anderson)
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Gary Faga

Prison Guard #1
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Doug Shanklin

Prison Guard #2 (as Douglas Alan Shanklin)
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Grace Lee Whitney

Woman in Cafeteria
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Frank Welker

Spock - screams (voice)
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Teresa E. Victor

Enterprise Computer (voice)
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Harve Bennett

Flight Recorder (voice)
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Judi M. Durand

Space Dock Controller (voice) (as Judi Durand)
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Shirley Anthony

Vulcan Priestess (uncredited)
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Benjie Bancroft

Vulcan Priest (uncredited)
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Jessica Biscardi

Vulcan Maiden (uncredited)
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Steve Blalock

Trainee Crewmember (uncredited)
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Barney Burman

Bar Alien (uncredited)
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Charles Correll

Space Dock Worker (uncredited)
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Al Jones

Klingon Crewman (uncredited)
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Claudia Lowndes

Officers' Lounge Patron (uncredited)
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Eric Mansker

Bartender (uncredited)
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Tom Morga

Starfleet bar patron / Klingon (uncredited)
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Danny Nero

Vulcan Guard (uncredited)
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Dennis Ott

Klingon (uncredited)
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Nanci Rogers

Bar Waitress (uncredited)
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Kimberly L. Ryusaki

Bar Alien (uncredited)
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Dee Giffin Scott

Vulcan Maiden (uncredited)
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Rebecca Soladay

Vulcan Maiden (uncredited)
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John Bear Staible

Enterprise Crewmember (uncredited)
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Philip Weyland

Starfleet Officer (uncredited)
Crew
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Leonard Nimoy

Director
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Gene Roddenberry

Writer
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Harve Bennett

Writer
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Harve Bennett

Producer
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Gary Nardino

Producer
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Charles Correll

Cinematograpy
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Robert F. Shugrue

Editor
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James Horner

Music
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Gene S. Cantamessa

Sound
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Robert W. Glass Jr.

Sound
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Cecelia Hall

Sound
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John Leveque

Sound
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George Watters II

Sound
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Ray West

Sound
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John E. Chilberg II

Art
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