FOR THE LOVE OF SPOCK
2016, Gravitas Ventures, 111 min, USA, Dir: Adam Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy’s son, Adam Nimoy, helmed this affectionate look at one of television’s most iconic characters –Mr. Spock of “Star Trek” – and the man who portrayed him. The largest documentary project ever successfully funded on Kickstarter, the film weaves together archival footage and new interviews with cast members from the original series and current big-screen franchise to profile the life and legacy of Leonard Nimoy.


STAR TREK: GENERATIONS
1994, Paramount, 118 min, USA, Dir: David Carson

The torch is passed to “The Next Generation” of the venerable sci-fi franchise in this exciting big-screen adventure. Patrick Stewart stars as Captain Jean-Luc Picard, who leads the crew of the USS Enterprise-D against Tolian Soran (Malcolm McDowell), whose attempts to enter the Nexus threaten all planets in his path. Along with the “TNG” series cast, William Shatner lends a hand as the previously presumed dead Captain James T. Kirk.


JUDGMENT AT NUREMBERG
1961, Park Circus/MGM, 186 min, USA, Dir: Stanley Kramer

One of Hollywood’s earliest attempts to come to grips with the horror of the Holocaust, this eloquent courtroom drama lined up a host of stars - including Spencer Tracy, Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Marlene Dietrich, Judy Garland, Maximilian Schell and Montgomery Clift - to re-enact the war-crimes tribunals held in Germany after World War II. Nominated for 11 Academy Awards, with wins for Best Actor (Schell) and Adapted Screenplay (Abby Mann).


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