And finally the movie consumer gets a taste of the synopsis for Star Trek Into Darkness!
The sequel to J.J. Abrams‘ Star Trek movie, Into Darkness had it’s movie outline released today from Paramount and goes something like this:
In Summer 2013, pioneering director J.J. Abrams will deliver an explosive action thriller that takes “Star Trek Into Darkness.”
When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis.
With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction.
As our heroes are propelled into an epic chess game of life and death, love will be challenged, friendships will be torn apart, and sacrifices must be made for the only family Kirk has left: his crew.
There’s much conjecture on who the “one man weapon” could be. Thoughts and suggestions around the web have touched on Gary Mitchell and Kahn. Yes, Kahn is a smart one and could become a one man weapon! And there’s the bit about “epic chess game.” Gary Mitchell didn’t need to play chess.
The cast includes Chris Pine, John Cho, Bruce Greenwood, Simon Pegg, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Anton Yelchin, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve and Peter Weller.
Star Trek Into Darkness opens in theaters May 17th, 2013.