June 5th, 2008

LOL (Ben)

Star Trek:The Motion Picture (Pon Farr Edition)

It seems like only yesterday that a crack team of visual effects artist back at Foundation Imaging embarked on the project of a lifetime - creating a special edition DVD of Star Trek: The Motion Picture. The goal? To actually finish the movie. Director Robert Wise was so rushed to get the thing out the door he never felt like the movie was done, so finally, almost 25 years later, Paramount invited him to come back, pick up the pieces and make them all fit right. One “special feature” that was never going to make it on the DVD is presented here for the first time - proving that even room full of computer nerds have a sense of humor: