Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) Directed by Robert Wise. William Shatner as Captain Kirk, Stephen Collins as Decker, Leonard Nimoy as Spock and DeForest Kelley as Dr. McCoy
Spock: Captain, V’ger is a child. I suggest you treat it as such.
Kirk: A child?
Spock: Yes, Captain, a child; evolving, learning, searching… instinctively needing.
Decker: Needing what?
McCoy: Spock, this “child” is about to wipe out every living thing on Earth. Now, what do you suggest we do? Spank it?
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