In a lengthy excerpt from his book Typeset in the Future: Typography and Design in Science Fiction Movies, Dave Addey speaks on the typography and design of Star Trek: The Motion Picture (and Trek in general).

If you’re a fan of Star Trek: The Original Series, you might be expecting to see the font from its opening titles in Star Trek: The Motion Picture too. This font was (perhaps unsurprisingly) called Star Trek, though its modern-day digital version is known as Horizon, and is available only in non-italic form:

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