Movie class: Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home

Recording:

Slides:

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1-RZAfDjUM1LsiuqGNbjZx_ilXRS9mLWyRfzChR_Al1E/edit?usp=sharing

Chat:

Lee Wright 9:04 PM
Star Trek fans are called “Trekkers”.
What is the story about?
A space probe comes to Earth.
It neutralizes all ships instantly.
It appears to be calling someont.
It is trying to talk to humpback whales.
which are extinct.
robot?
no
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0092007/
Vansanth, this is the movie link.
They went into the past in an enemy ship.
the stresses of traveling around the star at high speed and being slingshot into the past damaged the ship.
They had engineering problems to solve; new fuel source, water tank to hold whales, injured crew member
The mind meld
nuclear wessels
aircraft carrier

Gerard Arbat 9:15 PM
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Lee Wright 9:15 PM
The USS Enterprise

me 9:16 PM
Rusky

Lee Wright 9:16 PM
Russky
a Russian
spic = spanish

me 9:17 PM
ze germans

Lee Wright 9:17 PM
chink = chinese
gook = VN
Yankees = americans
the Yanks

me 9:19 PM
zee germans

Lee Wright 9:19 PM
ze the
need strong materials to build a tank = plexiglass
6 inches thick, heavy
radio transmitters embedded in them
Whaling boats
harpoon
weapon
iron spear
Japan is famous for whaling too much.
Happy ending
Kirk is a “womanizer”
she pecked him (small kiss) on the cheek
The hippie on the bus
Punk
Pizza lunch: tell me the truth
Spock and his human mother
How do you feel?
Tell mother…I feel fine.
DIsbelieving
passionate
She humored him

Gerard Arbat 9:28 PM
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Lee Wright 9:28 PM
to humor someone
McCoy

Gerard Arbat 9:30 PM
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Lee Wright 9:30 PM
One pill caused her kidneys to grow new again.
between a rock and a hard place
visuals were varied
About nature and ecology
menace
right and wrong

me 9:33 PM
muttony?

Lee Wright 9:33 PM
mutiny
court-martial

Gerard Arbat 9:37 PM
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rama

Lee Wright 9:37 PM
Cylinder shape
Rendezvous with Rama
Arthur C. Clark.
salute to other movies
a reference to other movies
pay homage to old movies
The probe sucked up their power.
glided down
gliders
Golden Gate Bridge
San Francisco, Calilfornia
squashes
Modern trucks can use a robot arm to empty the trash cans into the top of the truck
cloaking device
invisibility screen
depression on the ground
from the weight of the ship
Fixed to the ground so you can’t steal them.
bring a blanket

Vasanth Prabakar 9:45 PM
portable?

Lee Wright 9:45 PM
folding table
folding chairs
Uhura
OO Her a
The newspaper machine is coin-operated

Gerard Arbat 9:49 PM
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Lee Wright 9:49 PM
Spain = bars sell newspapers
Russia has large blackboards in waiting areas
flyers taped to the post

Vasanth Prabakar 9:50 PM
q

Lee Wright 9:52 PM
cetacean = a mammal that lives in the ocean

Gerard Arbat 9:52 PM
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Vasanth Prabakar 9:52 PM
c

Lee Wright 9:52 PM
555- (fake phone number)
https://www.google.com/search?q=phone+number+555-&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/555_(telephone_number)
Didn’t have “exact change”
He never spoke. Stared, gazed
Are you serious?
Are you for real?
Hippie or punk
boombox
loud volume

me 10:00 PM
comb

Lee Wright 10:00 PM
Hair creme
orange hair

Gerard Arbat 10:00 PM
hair gel

Lee Wright 10:00 PM
chains and spikes
anti-establishment
Time is up

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