Yesterday’s announcement of the Star Trek: The Original 4-Movie Collection in 4K UHD also mentioned Paramount was celebrating Star Trek’s anniversary with a special theatrical event in August for Star Trek IV. We now have more details and tickets are also now available.
Star Trek IV for two nights in August
In addition to being the 55th anniversary of Star Trek, this year also marks the 35th anniversary of Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home. To celebrate both Paramount is working with Fathom Events to bring The Voyage Home to select movie theaters nationwide on Thursday, Aug. 19 (3 p.m. and 7 p.m.) and Sunday, Aug. 22 (3 p.m. and 7 p.m.).
This special 35th-anniversary event will also include a featurette called “Three Picture Saga,” described as “informative and entertaining” featuring cast and crew exploring the backstory of the story arc seen in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, and Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home.
“We are so proud to work with Paramount to bring this Star Trek film back to theatres for the 35th anniversary,” said Tom Lucas, VP of Studio Relations at Fathom Events in a statement. “Between being nominated for four Academy Awards and the unconventional storyline, this film, in particular, deserves the big-screen treatment.”
According to Fathom, they will be showing the remastered version of the film. Tickets for Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home are on sale now at www.fathomevents.com and through participating cinemas’ box offices. For the most updated list of exhibiting movie theaters, visit the Fathom Events website. (Theaters and participants are subject to change).
Fathom has also released a trailer for the special event…
Original Movie Collection 4K UHD available for pre-order
Yesterday Paramount announced the new Star Trek: The Original 4-Movie Collection with the first four movies remastered in 4K Ultra HD. The 8-disc set is now available for pre-order at Amazon for $70.48 and arrives on September 7.
Find more news and Star Trek home media and streaming at TrekMovie.com.
DISCLAIMER: We may link to products to buy on Amazon in our articles; these are customized affiliate links that support TrekMovie by earning a small commission when you purchase through them.