Paramount Home Entertainment debuts the Star Trek: Original Motion Picture Collection and the first 5 single films from the franchise individually on Blu-ray and DVD 14 May, 2009. Available for the first time in high definition, these classic films launched the beloved Star Trek characters onto the big screen.
The Star Trek: Original Motion Picture Collection includes 6 discs featuring the first 6 Star Trek films, which have been digitally remastered in high definition (Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan has been fully restored) with new 7.1 Dolby TrueHD audio and over 14 hours of special features, including 2.5 hours of all-new material. The collection also includes a bonus disc entitled "Star Trek: The Captains’ Summit" that features a 70-minute exclusive round table discussion hosted by Whoopi Goldberg in which William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, Patrick Stewart and Jonathan Frakes share candid moments and intimate details about life on the set.
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DVD special features
Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Commentary by Michael & Denise Okuda, Judith & Garfield Reeves-Stevens and Daren Dochterman
Starfleet Academy SCISEC Brief 001: Mystery Behind V’ger
The Longest Trek: Writing the Motion Picture
Special Star Trek Reunion
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Commentary by director Nicholas Meyer and Manny Coto