See it in
Star Trek Synopsis
J.J. Abrams directs the latest in the "Star Trek" series.
Read Full Synopsis

Movie Reviews

Critic Ratings


Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
In the pop high it delivers, this is the greatest prequel ever made.
Full Review

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
The new Star Trek is more than a coat of paint on a space-age wagon train. It's an exciting, stellar-yet-earthy blast that successfully...
Full Review

The Hollywood Reporter

By Ray Bennett
Paced at warp speed with spectacular action sequences rendered brilliantly and with a cast so expert that all the familiar characters are...
Full Review

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
The clever and infectious reboot of the amazingly enduring sci-fi classic, director J.J. Abrams crafts an origin myth that avoids any hint...
Full Review


By Bob Mondello
It's hard to imagine anyone caring much why we're plunging ahead at warp speed, when the ride is so insanely satisfying.
Full Review

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Star Trek goes back to the legend's roots with a boldness that brings a fatigued franchise back to life.
Full Review

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
A burst of pure filmmaking exhilaration that manages to pay homage to the classic 1960s TV series and still boldly go where no man, William...
Full Review

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
The result is more exciting than the last four ST pictures put together, more fun than a barrel of Tribbles, and the most satisfying...
Full Review

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Vigorously played as a young man by Chris Pine, Kirk is a brilliant, sports-car driving, bar-brawling rebel who is finally shamed into...
Full Review

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
When it comes to sheer spectacle, Star Trek, as re-imagined by J.J. Abrams, delivers.
Full Review

STAR TREK - warped my drive - transported me to sci-fi heaven! GRADE: A-PLUS

Thurs 4/23, although I am NOT a member of the 'professional media', tonight I was privileged to attend the exclusive press preview of this 126 min rejuvenated/updated STAR TREK franchise movie....

Star Trek is a high quality special FX movie fit for thw hole family

By Dark_Chameleon
This is a fine summer movie fit for the whole family and especially the sci-fi fans out there like myself. This was worth the wait and is the beginning of a great summer of sci-fi movies and action...

best movie ever!

By jcn15
i really did not want to see it but my friend convinced me to go with her and i throughly enjoyed this movie. it had adventure,action,humor, and sad moments all in one. i was kept on my toes and...

Wether or not your a fan, you'll still like this one.

By homeschool4jmj
I have seen all the other Star Trek films, my favorite ones were 1, 2,4,5 and 6. You all will like this one because the movie is Directed by the man that made the shows Lost, Fringe, Alias and the...


By TheNight
This is the worst movie of the year. I was able to see the early screening of the movie. The writing sucked and the Directing sucked. Millions of dollars are being spent to trick you to see this...

Jumping the gun...

By AlecWest
If I were to post a review of my ex-wife prior to marrying her, it would have been a glowing review. But hindsight can be a bugger. I've been a Trek fan since the very beginning. And, I'm primed...

Awesome Movie!!!!

By luv_cinema
We went to see the special screening last night. It was SPECTACULAR!!! The movie made you feel like you were in it yourself. I honestly can say that I was not the biggest Star Trek fan before and...

Star Trek

By Rubix387
I went last night and saw a prescreening of the new Star Trek movie and enjoyed it. The movie only developed two of the main characters, which of course were Kirk and Spock. The rest of the bridge...

Holy Crap!

By mspresdnt
I made fun of Trekkies all my life, but I might have to convert now. Star Trek was freaking awesome (both times I saw it)!...


By lganthony
I was fortunate to see a press preview to this movie last week. This is a must see for Star Trek fans! This is a nice reimigation of the original Star Trek show by JJ Abrams. The first 15 minutes...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For violence, sci-fi action and brief sexual content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Classic franchise gets new life; OK for older kids.
Read the Common Sense Media Review