The space vessel Antares rescues Charles Evans from the forbidding surface of the planet Thasus, and then hurriedly hands him off to the Enterprise. Soon, mysterious happenings dog the boy, who cannot seem to learn certain vital lessons of adulthood. Finally the humiliated teen reveals prodigious psionic powers that could even threaten the survival of the Federation. Who is Charlie, really, and where did he get these abilities?
Did You Know?
When the Thasian returns everything and everyone to the way they were before Charlie made them vanish, Yoeman Rand reappears on the bridge in her nightgown. But she had vanished while in her quarters. Crewman Sam, who had vanished from the gymnasium, didn't reappear on the bridge. See more
I can make you all go away! Any time I want to!
Special Enhanced version Digitally Remastered with new exterior shots and remade opening theme song. A highlight of the new special effects is the Antares, which was never seen in the original version. See more
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Oh, On the Starship Enterprise
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