For the Love of Spock

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Last year, just before Thanksgiving, I approached my dad, Leonard Nimoy, about the possibility of working together on a film about Mr. Spock. I had skimmed through some of the books on the making of Star Trek and felt there was so much more to explore about the creation and development of Mr. Spock. And the timing seemed right, as the 50th anniversary of Star Trek the original series was not that far away. Dad agreed that now was the right time, and that he was 100% committed to collaborating with me on this project. He also reminded me that we were (then) just days away from the 50th anniversary of the start of production on "The Cage," the original pilot for Star Trek in which dad first appeared as Mr. Spock.

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  • Adam clearly lacked the perspective required to contain the story, which lurches into all sorts of odd and personal digressions, but as a celebration of the original 1966-'69 series this is first-rate.

    Sep 22, 2016 | Full Review…
  • Whatever its flaws, "For the Love of Spock" mostly works for those with an interest in the man or a love of the series. And if the director was perhaps too close to the subject, that, too, has a certain logic to it.

    Sep 14, 2016 | Full Review…

    Brian Lowry
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  • The countless devoted fans of Nimoy and his character virtually guarantee that For the Love of Spock will live long and prosper.

    Sep 14, 2016 | Full Review…
  • Gives fans an unprecedented glimpse of the thinking that went between the iconic prosthetic ears.

    Sep 9, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • A lively, often hilarious collection of talking heads that includes fans and actors from the original and current incarnations of Star Trek.

    Sep 9, 2016 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…
  • A loving tribute in general to Star Trek and in particular to the man who gave more than half of his life to Spock.

    Sep 9, 2016 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

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