20 Amazing Facts About Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan.
4. Leonard Nimoy didn’t want to wear the ears ever again. They persuaded him to return by saying he would have “the best death scene in films.”
5. Initially, Spock was to die ahead of schedule in the film like Janet Leigh in Psycho. However, because the script was leaked early enough, fan kickback compelled them to change the death into the last act.
6. Fans irate about the death of Spock sent death threats to individuals in theproduction straight up until the debut. Robert Sallin got messages on his voice-mail like “You kill Spock and we’ll kill you!”