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Captain James Doohan

The pictures above are photographs of a young Captain James Doohan of the Royal Canadian Artillery.

Doohan was in action on D-Day where he served with exceptional courage and distinction during the assault on Juno beach. 233 more words

History

Do what you got to Doohan, Part 2

James Doohan, Of #StarTrek fame, was among the Canadian Army assaulters on Juno Beach.

After walking across an antitank minefield, he was machine gunned that evening and struck six times, losing a finger.

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Culture

Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)

Directed by William Shatner
Written by David Loughery

It seemed a little far fetched to me that the Even-Odd Popularity would hold true. For those unfamiliar, it’s a theory that the even numbered Star Trek films are the best ones, while the off numbered ones are the worst. 1,027 more words

Adventure

Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)

Directed by Leonard Nimoy
Written by Steve Meerson & Peter Krikes and Harve Bennett & Nicholas Meyer

Admittedly, I had very little concept of what to expect when it came to the Star Trek movies, particularly the original series (go back, check the tape). 1,122 more words

Comedy

Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

Directed by Robert Wise
Written by Harold Livingston

My familiarity with Star Trek is minimal, especially as it pertains to the original cast and adventures, so take this review from that perspective. 1,135 more words

Adventure

LIVE! The Fandi Master's Retro-Review of "The Time Trap" - Star Trek: The Animated Series S01E12 !

Live!  The Fandi Master‘s Retro-Review of “The Time Trap” – Star Trek: The Animated Series S01E12 !

The Net interprets censorship as damage and routes around it.

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Zero Aggression Principle

Turbo Facts: Star Trek Star Shot 7 Times!

James Doohan, Star Trek’s Scotty, was shot 6 times during D-Day and had his middle finger amputated. He went on to conceal it on screen throughout his acting career.

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