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VHS release
Series: Star Trek films
Director: Robert Wise
Release date: 1983
UK release date: 1989
Rating(s): MPAA G BBFC U
Reference: VHR 2533 (UK Special Collector's Edition)
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UK cover

UK cover

Star Trek: The Motion Picture - Special Longer Version was a VHS release of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, first released in 1983, featuring an extra twelve minutes of footage that was not in the theatrical cut, originating from the television version aired by ABC in that year.

The VHS also formed part of the Star Trek: The Movies - 25th Anniversary Collectors Set in the US, as well as Star Trek: The Movie Collection.

This edition was released in Japan in 1985 and 1989, and the UK as a "Special Collector's Edition" in 1989.

Previous release:
Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Star Trek films
Next release:
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

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