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STAR TREK: THE ORIGINAL SERIES SEASON 1

EPISODE 25:
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THE DEVIL IN THE DARK

Original Air date: March 9th, 1967

Guest Starring:
Ken Lynch, Brad Weston and Janos Prohaska

THE PLOT:

The crew is order to investigate a series of deaths at a mine, the killer is a strange rock monster that is determine to get rid of humans from the mines for unknown reasons. So Kirk and the crew are out to stop this strange creature and fix the machine it damaged before it overloads.

THE OPINION:

THE DEVIL IN THE DARK is one of my favorite episodes of season 1. I love the Horta monster, that is one cool elemental monster. The story works and the sets are great. The clever episode with a twist near the end.

THE BREAKDOWN:

STORY: 10.0
CHARACTERS: 10.0
GUEST STARS: 10.0
SETS: 10.0
DIALOG: 10.0
EFFECTS: 10.0
HORTA: 10.0

OVERALL FOR EPISODE 24:

10.00++

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