Star Trek: TOS – S01E05, The enemy within

And here’s the fifth episode, The enemy within, which is basically Dr. Jekill and Mr. Hyde, but Star Trek style. All in all it’s not a bad episode, but there’s a clear issue with the writing/editing, and it shows an unbelievable lack of sensitivity towards rape that feels very creepy. But let’s proceed in an orderly … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E05, The enemy within

Star Trek: TOS – S01E04, The naked time (English)

And here we are with the fourth episode of TOS, and what an episode! We find both a lot of interesting narrative expedients and a lot of absurd things that nowadays are unfortunately material for ridiculous memes… In The naked time, the USS Enterprise arrives, surprise surprise, at an uninhabited planet which is also at the … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E04, The naked time (English)

Star Trek: TOS – S01E03, Where no man has gone before (English)

The third episode of the first season, Where no man has gone before, is a strange third episode, since it was actually conceived as the first episode of the series. And of course it was! It’s easy to tell due to the many scenes made to present members of the crew like Scotty and Sulu. … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E03, Where no man has gone before (English)

Star Trek: TOS – S01E01, The man trap (English)

First of all, let me introduce the trekkie side of my personality at the start of this journey to explore The Original Series (TOS). If someone asked me, I would answer without hesitation that I am totally a trekkie, even if I havn’t seen nor read everything that this brand has produced. Considering all the books books, … More Star Trek: TOS – S01E01, The man trap (English)