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'Star Trek Beyond' premieres at Comic-Con

The world premiere of "Star Trek Beyond" blasted off at Comic-Con with an orchestra, fireworks, lasers and tributes to the series' late stars.

The sci-fi sequel premiered Wednesday night to more than 3,500 attendees at a flashy invite-only event held at San Diego's Embarcadero Marina Park just outside the site of the four-day pop-culture convention.

Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban and other "Trek" stars introduced the film on stage before the San Diego Symphony performed selections from the score amid a flurry of fireworks and lasers.

"I can't imagine a better place to premiere it than here at Comic-Con," said Quinto while on the red...

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