Arena
Episode 19 of 30 within Season One. Item 19 of 89 overall.
Production number 019.
Frederick Brown - Story
Gene L. Coon - Teleplay
Joseph Pevney - Director
8.06
407 votes

Stardate: 3045.6 --An unknown alien race destroys an Earth colony.Kirk and the Enterprise pursue them into deep unknown space where a third group of aliens, the Metrons, transport him and the alien captain to a deserted planet where they must fight to the death... The Metrons promise to destroy the loser's ship and crew.

original airdate--January 19, 1967  Remastered Date: October 21, 2007

music: "Theme from Star Trek" "Where No Man Has Gone Before" by Alexander Courage 

Goofs--(At 09:37) As Kirk is preparing to fire a mortar round at the Gorn, a stage hand's shadow is seen moving across the actors.

Trivia--An improperly rigged explosion in this episode caused lifelong hearing damage and tinnitus for both William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy.

 

Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. Its five-year mission: to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before.

Klingon: logh: HeH Qav'e'. DaH 'entepray' Duj lengmey lutalu'. Qu' vagh-DIS: Huj chu' qo', yISam yIn tayqeq chu', vay' boldly nuqDaq V pagh 'ej explore.

 

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Previous episode :
018 The Squire of Gothos
Next episode :
020 Tomorrow Is Yesterday
Related to this story :
095 In a Mirror, Darkly (II)
  Star Trek: Enterprise, Season Four

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Also known as - Klingon=arena

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