Title: Star Trek: “The Lights of Zetar”
Episode: the eighteenth (of twenty-four) from season three; 50 minutes
Creator: Gene Roddenberry
Director: Herbert Kenwith
Writers: Jeremy Tarcher & Shari Lewis
Starring: William Shatner
With: Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, Jan Shutan, James Doohan
Music: Alexander Courage
Cinematography: Al Francis
Editing: Donald R. Rode
I saw it: on video and TV several times, most recently yesterday (have on DVD)
Synopsis: Space Energy of Doom possesses a young science officer
Story: Sorry, but you forgot the scene in which it is explained how they know that pressure changes are deadly to beings of pure energy…
Characters: Chicks dig patronizing harassment from their bosses.
Special effects/design: The alien voice is pretty cool.
Subjective Rating: 6/10 (Okay, ). It might have been good, if only they’d figured out some way for it to make any sense.
Objective Rating (Average):