Enterprise crew to go on an intergalactic manhunt.

Paramount Pictures has released the official synopsis for the wildly anticipated ‘Star Trek Into Darkness.’

“In Summer 2013, pioneering director J.J. Abrams will deliver an explosive action thriller that takes ‘Star Trek Into Darkness.’ When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis.

With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction. As our heroes are propelled into an epic chess game of life and death, love will be challenged, friendships will be torn apart, and sacrifices must be made for the only family Kirk has left: his crew.”

Starring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, John Cho, Simon Pegg, Anton Yelchin, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve, Bruce Greenwood, Noel Clarke and Peter Weller, ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ is scheduled for release May 2013.