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DVD release
No. of discs: 1
Run time: 150 minutes
Region 1 release date: 13 August 2013
Rating(s): Not Rated
Language: English
Reference: ASIN B00D3XM3MY

The Captains Close Up is an extended re-packaging of the 2011 documentary The Captains.


Solicited description
Since first soaring onto TV screens in the 1960s, Star Trek has become one of the most beloved franchises of all time. Now, the original Captain Kirk, William Shatner, travels around the globe in this new five-part series to interview the elite group of actors who have portrayed the role of Starfleet Captain, giving fans an intimate and exclusive look at the pop culture phenomenon.

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Directed by
Produced by
  • Joseph Kornbrodt – associate producer
  • Kevin Layne – producer
  • David Zappone – producer / executive producer
  • Christopher T. Carley – associate producer
  • Helene Layne – associate producer
  • William Shatner – executive producer
  • J. Craig Thompson – executive producer
Film Editing by
  • Joseph Kornbrodt
  • Kevin Layne
Camera and Electrical Department
  • Jeremy Settles – assistant camera / gaffer
Animation Department
  • Drew Umland – animator: opening sequence
Other crew
  • Helene Layne – story editor

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