Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Synopsis
Renegade Vulcan waylays Kirk (William Shatner), Spock (Leonard Nimoy), McCoy (DeForest Kelley).
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Los Angeles Times

By Kevin Thomas
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier is as much a spiritual odyssey as a space adventure, and it's all the richer for it. It has high adventure,...
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

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The Final Frontier is the funniest - okay, the most intentionally funny - Star Trek yet. [9 June 1989]
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Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
There are times when "Star Trek V" seems padded and low-impact, but there are things to like, too. [9 June 1989, p.81]
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USA Today

By Mike Clark
The starship Enterprise is back, piloted for the first time (from behind the camera, that is) by William Shatner. Though he doesn't exactly...
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60

Newsweek

By David Ansen
"The Final Frontier" is not as witty as the last installment, nor as well made as "The Search for Spock." But it has the Trek essence in...
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50

Miami Herald

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While intimate scenes of male bonding among Kirk, Spock and "Bones" McCoy are particularly delightful, the film's overall themes -- God,...
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
"Star Trek V" is pretty much of a mess - a movie that betrays all the signs of having gone into production at a point where the script...
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50

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
On the whole, Star Trek V is a highly forgettable motion picture, regardless of whether you're looking at it from the perspective of a Trek...
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50

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Star Trek V'' begins and ends well, but is something of a muddle in the middle. [9 June 1989]
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40

The New York Times

By Caryn James
Captain Kirk and his crew go where too many film makers have too often gone before.
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best one

By oliver99701
This is the best star trek movie ever! Is is 6.02x10^23 times better than the new one....

Final Fronteir

By thomsonlogan
Good action,other than that,nothing....

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