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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
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Theatrical release poster art by Bob Peak
Directed by Nicholas Meyer
Produced by Robert Sallin
Screenplay by
  • Jack B. Sowards
  • Uncredited:
  • Nicholas Meyer
Story by
  • Harve Bennett
  • Jack B. Sowards
  • Uncredited:
  • Nicholas Meyer
  • Samuel A. Peeples
Starring
Music by James Horner
Cinematography Gayne Rescher
Editing by William Paul Dornisch
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date(s) June 4, 1982 (1982-06-04)
Running time 113 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $11.2 million
Money made $97 million

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan is the second Star Trek movie. It was made in 1982. It is a sequel to Star Trek: The Motion Picture. It is considered to be the best of the Star Trek movies. Most of the original actors are in the movie and it marked the return of Khan, a villain from the first season of the series. It won 2 Saturn awards, another 8 nominations. A notable scene in the movie consists of Kirk screaming the name of Khan very loudly when he is trapped in a planet.

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