Star Trek III - The Search for Spock Reviews

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October 3, 2020
Despite the grim goings-on there is still a sense of humour and fun scattered thoughout.
September 8, 2020
The sci-fi themes are just as esoteric as before (and fitting for the universe), but the sense of adventure has vanished.
July 13, 2020
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock is much better than its reputation would lead you to believe.
May 31, 2020
An uneven and at times quite ridiculous follow-up to The Wrath of Khan, but still worthwhile thanks to solid performances and great character work.
April 8, 2019
Star Trek III does what it needs to do by restoring part of the original status quo and setting up a new one to be resolved at a later date.
April 26, 2018
This "Star Trek," the liveliest and most likable of the three, will satisfy hard-core Trekkies and win more than a few new recruits to their ranks.
September 7, 2016
"Star Trek III" has a genuine spirituality, and, at its end, you may be surprised, especially if you're not really a Trekkie, to realize how moved you've been.
June 2, 2014
Not many Trekkies would list The Search for Spock as their first viewing choice, but it rarely lets you down.
May 22, 2013
Almost certainly the best of the "bad" Star Trek films... and for the first 30 or 40 minutes, it's not really even bad, to speak of.
December 15, 2010
Stirring but sad science-fiction enterprise.
May 3, 2009
These are classic directorial occasions, and Nimoy rises to them with fervor, in effect beaming his film up onto a higher pictorial plane than either of its predecessors.
March 26, 2009
An emotionally satisfying science fiction adventure.
March 25, 2009
...a somber, mournful installment of the Star Trek franchise. And when the defining trait of your series is dullness, this isn't exactly the best strategy.
July 5, 2008
christopher lloyd!
May 19, 2008
Not bad, but the series would boldly go to better places.
December 11, 2007
June 4, 2007
It's reasonably entertaining fare for non-fans.
June 4, 2007
This 1984 film's few and unimpressive special effects evidently qualify it as science fiction, but the genre it really belongs to is the male weepie: there hasn't been a gooier buddy romance on the screen since Joe Buck took Ratso Rizzo to Miami.
May 26, 2006
One of the best of the series.
April 8, 2006
It has the physique and will of a bold adventurer, but it's afflicted with acute brain-stem damage. Mixed in among some of Trekdom's best moments are some of the canon's sloppiest choices...
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