William Shatner’s “The Captains” – Debut Screening One Week From Tonight On The Intepid

23 Jul

One week from tonight, there will be a free screening of the movie “The Captains” on The Intrepid.

Hosted live by William Shatner himself!

Here’s what you need to know about the film:

The Captains – an Epix Original Documentary produced and directed by William Shatner. In The Captains, he travels the world to connect with each of the actors who have played Captains over the long life of the Star Trek franchise. Shatner recalls his own experiences in the role that made him a star by interviewing Patrick Stewart, Kate Mulgrew, Scott Bakula, Avery Brooks and Chris Pine while interweaving clips from their respective shows and movies.”

You’ll sit yourself down on the flight deck of The Intrepid, cozy in, and watch the movie.

The Intrepid (located at 12th Avenue & 46th Street in Manhattan) hosts movie nights throughout the summer. You can check out the info here.

Here’s a photo from their website showing a past event:

But, this is a special screening – a New York City debut.

This website tells us all the details. Like:


FREE Outdoor Screening of The Captains, an EPIX Pictures presentation produced and directed by William Shatner with a in-person appearance and introduction by the legend himself.


Saturday, July 30th, 2011
Doors open at 7:30PM
Festivities start at sundown


Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
One Intrepid Square
12th Ave and 46th Street
New York, NY 10036


Grab you phaser (set to stun of course), strap on your best Klingon armor and get down to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on Saturday evening. Everyone in attendance wearing Star Trek gear has a chance to win:
* A commemorative The Captains movie poster to the first 1,000 guests arriving in costume
* Limited edition The Captains t-shirts for top costume efforts
* The chance to meet and get a photo taken with William Shatner for the night’s best dressed


Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Seating is limited.
Screening is an outdoor event and as such is subject to adverse weather conditions. Alcohol is prohibited from being carried into the museum.

Of course, prepare for the heat. Even at sundown, it will likely be mighty HOT.

This was our local gas station temperature reading yesterday at about 2:00 pm:

DISCLAIMER: Their thermometer sits directly in the sun, so its reading is slightly higher than the actual temperature. It was ONLY 104 degrees here in NYC yesterday.

Next Saturday evening (7/30), on the flight deck of The Intrepid, it may be be HOT.

Speaking of HOT, I wonder if Scott Bakula will be in attendance?   : )    : )    : )

Get your costume ready! I will remind you again next week, but I wanted to give all you Trekkies a heads-up!




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