Rapid aging afflicts all six colonists on Gamma Hydra IV and five members of Kirk's six-man landing party - all but Chekov. With the Neutral Zone so close, suspicion falls on the Romulans testing a new weapon, but is it? With time running out, answers are elusive. As Kirk's memory progressively deteriorates, regulations necessitate a competency hearing no one wants - the outcome of which may eventually lead the Enterprise to its destruction with all aboard.
Did You Know?
In the first scene, the landing party beams down to the planet surface in front of two buildings, the first one has a curved exterior with alternating raised light blue panels and sunken white panels with no "ribs," but the second one has a similar curved exterior with "ribs" clearly protruding from the roof. This second building is a repurposing of the structure used as the home for Zefram Cochran in Star Trek: The Original Series: Metamorphosis
(1967). See more
After Kirk is given the adrenalin injection and he is shown writhing, his trousers change colors from blue, to black then back to blue. See more
I don't know what's causing it. Virus, bacteria or evil spirits, but I'm trying to find out.
Special Enhanced version Digitally Remastered with new exterior shots and remade opening theme song See more