Star Trek: TOS – S02E26, Assignment: Earth

Assignment: Earth is a very strange episode, certainly not what one would expect as a season finale, at least according to today’s television standards. The truth is that it was an attempt by Gene Roddenberry to launch another show entitled Assignment: Earth, rather than giving an appropriate conclusion to Star Trek’s second season. Maybe Roddenberry … More Star Trek: TOS – S02E26, Assignment: Earth

Star Trek: TOS – S02E16, The Gamesters of Triskelion

Ouch, here we go again. It seems that the original series of Star Trek cannot avoid revisiting the cliché of Kirk and friends kidnapped by beings with higher powers who can do anything they want. I’m fed up already! In The Gamesters of Triskelion, Kirk, Uhura and Chekov are kidnapped by aliens who turn out … More Star Trek: TOS – S02E16, The Gamesters of Triskelion