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The View from the Bridge: Memories of Star Trek and a Life in Hollywood

Authors: Meyer, Nicholas
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: BIO005000, SOC022000, PER018000
ISBN: 9781101133477, Related ISBNs: 0452296536, 067002130X, 1101133473, 9780452296534, 9780670021307
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 272,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: "Essential reading for any Star Trek and movie fan."
-trekmovie.com


When Nicholas Meyer was asked to direct the troubled second Star Trek film, he was something less than a true believer. A bestselling author and successful director, he had never been a fan of the TV series. But as he began to ponder the appeal of Kirk, Spock, et al., he realized that their story was a classical nautical adventure yarn transplanted into space and-armed with that insight-set out on his mission: to revitalize Trek.
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