If you are a fan of the Star Trek franchise, you may be wondering what the third movie in the reboot series is called. Well, wonder no more! The third movie in the Star Trek reboot series is called Star Trek Beyond.
What Is Star Trek Beyond?
Star Trek Beyond is the third movie in the reboot series that started with J.J. Abrams’ 2009 film, simply titled Star Trek. The reboot series features a younger version of the original crew from the original Star Trek television series that aired from 1966-1969. The first two movies in the reboot series were both directed by J. Abrams, but for Star Trek Beyond, Fast and Furious director Justin Lin stepped in to direct.
What Is the Plot of Star Trek Beyond?
Star Trek Beyond takes place a few years into the five-year mission of the USS Enterprise under Captain Kirk’s command. The Enterprise is attacked by a new villain named Krall (played by Idris Elba), who has a personal vendetta against Captain Kirk and his crew. The Enterprise crashes on an uncharted planet, and Kirk and his crew are forced to work together to stop Krall and save themselves.
Who Is in the Cast of Star Trek Beyond?
The cast of Star Trek Beyond features many familiar faces from previous movies in the reboot series, including Chris Pine as Captain James T. Kirk, Zachary Quinto as Spock, Karl Urban as Bones, Zoe Saldana as Uhura, Simon Pegg as Scotty, John Cho as Sulu, and Anton Yelchin as Chekov. Sadly, Yelchin passed away before the release of Star Trek Beyond.
When Was Star Trek Beyond Released?
Star Trek Beyond was released on July 22nd, 2016 in North America. The movie was released in both 2D and 3D formats, and it was also shown in select theaters with IMAX screens.
Star Trek Beyond is the third movie in the reboot series that started with J. Abrams’ 2009 film Star Trek. The movie was directed by Justin Lin and features a familiar cast of characters facing off against a new villain named Krall. The movie was released in July 2016 and is available to watch on various streaming platforms.