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  • 'Star Trek' Actor Anton Yelchin Killed by Own Car at Age 27

    06/19/2016 12:03:43 PM PDT · by DFG · 83 replies
    ABC News ^ | 06/19/2016 | LINDSEY BAHR AND SANDY COHEN
    Anton Yelchin, a rising actor best known for playing Chekov in the new "Star Trek" films, was killed in a car accident early Sunday, police and his publicist said. Yelchin, 27, was struck by his own car as it rolled backward down his driveway in Studio City, according to Los Angeles police Officer Jenny Hosier. The car pinned Yelchin against a brick mailbox pillar and a security fence. He had gotten out of the vehicle momentarily, but police did not say why he was behind it when it started rolling. He was on his way to meet friends for a...
  • Star Trek Into Darkness writer Damon Lindelof apologises for including 'misogynistic'

    05/22/2013 5:30:13 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 52 replies
    Star Trek Into Darkness writer Damon Lindelof apologises for including 'misogynistic' Alice Eve underwear scene Trekkies and moviegoers around the globe have been very vocal with their criticism about one particular scene in the new Star Trek Into Darkness movie. A short scene in the blockbuster that features a semi nude Alice Eve has caused such furore that the film's producer has publicly apologised for it. Damon Lindelof used his Twitter account to say sorry for the clip which has been deemed 'misogynistic' and unnecessary by some viewers.
  • 'Star Trek' Writer Admits to 'Gratuitous' Strip Scene … and Bad Spelling

    05/21/2013 4:25:39 PM PDT · by Carbonsteel · 41 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 05/21/2013 | Mark Deming
    Women of America – particularly female "Star Trek" fans – co-writer/producer Damon Lindelof has something to say to you: There was no practical reason for Alice Eve to appear in her lingerie in "Star Trek Into Darkness," and he's sorry for that.
  • Peter Weller on Star Trek, Getting His Ph.D., and Defending J.J. Abrams

    05/20/2013 10:59:15 PM PDT · by Bender2 · 51 replies ^ | 5-2-13 | Bilge Ebiri
    Peter Weller on Star Trek, Getting His Ph.D., and Defending J.J. Abrams by Bilge Ebiri If you saw Star Trek Into Darkness this weekend and couldn't quite place Peter Weller, the actor playing Starfleet Admiral Marcus, allow us to refresh your memory: Weller starred in two of the biggest cult films of the eighties, Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai and RoboCop, as well as in David Cronenberg’s adaptation of William S. Burroughs's The Naked Lunch. He's also had supporting parts on 24, Dexter, Fringe, and House. And if that weren’t enough, the man is currently finishing up a Ph.D. in art...
  • 19 Obvious Reasons Why 'Star Wars' Is Better Than 'Star Trek'

    05/18/2013 3:47:25 PM PDT · by Carbonsteel · 131 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 05/17/2013 | Chris C Anderson
    Even counting the newer "Star Wars" installments, the franchise is still better than the "Star Trek" universe. Fightin' words.
  • Star Trek Into Darkness Dedicated To Post-9/11 Vets – Four Vets From Mission Continues Featured In F

    05/18/2013 9:19:49 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 11 replies ^ | May 11, 2013 | Anthony Pascale
    Star Trek Into Darkness Dedicated To Post-9/11 Vets – Four Vets From Mission Continues Featured In Film If you watch the credits for J.J. Abrams' Star Trek Into Darkness you will notice that the film is dedicated to post-9/11 veterans. And the connection doesn't end there as Abrams cast four vets from the Mission Continues charity in the film.
  • 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Review: Kirk and Co. Revisit Franchise Highlights, Bush-era Critiques

    05/16/2013 7:43:24 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 26 replies
    Breitbart - Big Hollywood ^ | May 16, 2013 | Christian Toto
    Director J.J. Abrams' 2009 prequel to the dusty Star Trek property got the space saga out of mothballs and back on the pop culture radar. Star Trek Into Darkness resumes the franchise's penchant for futuristic allegories to modern times. Well, if you consider the Bush years the state of today's foreign policy debates.The '60s series never bludgeoned viewers with its mission statements, and the Star Trek sequel similarly embraces razzle dazzle over speechifying. Abrams is too keenly focused on ambitious action sequences, those maddening lens flares and the bond between the ship's crew that made those prior voyages such a...
  • Star Trek into Darkness - 9/11 Truther movie [vanity/spoilers]

    05/16/2013 7:14:53 AM PDT · by Skywise · 68 replies
    Saw it last night. Couldn't make sense of certain aspects of it until I realized they're telling the 9/11 truther plot that Bush planned everything. (Spoilers ahead with plot details revealed)
  • 'Star Trek' Actor: Sequel Critiques Bush/Cheney Foreign Policy (Benedict Cumberbatch)

    05/15/2013 8:49:07 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 37 replies
    Breitbart - Big Hollywood ^ | May 14, 2013 | Christian Toto
    Will the new Star Trek sequel boldly go where much of Hollywood has gone before--bashing President George W. Bush? Benedict Cumberbatch, the British actor who plays the mysterious villain in Star Trek Into Darkness, told BBC America that the new film's futuristic setting didn't stop it from reflecting on recent global events.
  • 'Her love makes her a liability': Uhura shares a passionate kiss with Spock as her loyalty

    05/03/2013 5:41:35 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 54 replies
    Star Trek fans have been waiting anxiously to see exactly how the relationship between Spock and Uhura develops in the sequel. But, if super-villain John Harrison has anything to do with it, the relationship is doomed to end in tragedy.
  • 'I Might End Up With a Woman': Zoe Saldana (Lt. Uhura on Star Trek) Hints At Her Sexuality

    05/14/2013 12:02:28 PM PDT · by drewh · 43 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 13:44 EST, 14 May 2013 | By IONA KIRBY
    She has dated two actors, Zoe Saldana is quite frankly over it. The Avatar star appears to be making a vow to have less high profile romances in the future. Zoe quite literally bares all as she strips off for a photo shoot while speaking candidly in a new interview. The actress also suggests that when it comes to her future relationships, the person she ends up with may not be a man. ‘[I might] end up with a woman raising my children,’ Zoe tells the new issue of Allure magazine. ‘That’s how androgynous I am.’ Zoe had a famous...
  • Star Trek Into Darkness reviews

    05/14/2013 10:05:56 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 15 replies
    various | May 14, 2013
    I hope this helps: Previous threads STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS Opens Strong Internationally 'Star Trek Into Darkness' is lost in space 'Star Trek Into Darkness' review: Energized Star Trek Into Darkness – review ‘Star Trek Into Darkness' movie review Review: Star Trek Into Darkness 'Star Trek Into Darkness' review: Fast and fun IMDb user reviews IMDb external reviews Rotten Tomatoes Metacritic
  • Star Trek Into Darkness: Watch the first teaser (for the actual trailer)

    12/06/2012 7:41:20 AM PST · by Perdogg · 58 replies
    The first look at Star Trek Into Darkness is making some people angry because they think it looks like some sort of Dark Knight Rises clone. I am not one of them. I loved J.J. Abrams’s first movie so much that nothing could make me dislike this one.
  • Star Trek II: Into Darkness (Official Trailer)

    12/06/2012 3:52:25 PM PST · by Dallas59 · 24 replies
    Youtube ^ | 12/5/2012 | Youtube
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  • Extended Star Trek trailer shows Captain Kirk hit by self-doubt...

    12/17/2012 3:45:45 PM PST · by Perdogg · 36 replies
    Earlier this month Trekkies were treated to a minute-long teaser trailer for the eagerly awaited Into Darkness movie. But now fans of the hit Star Trek franchise have another minute of footage to relish with the release of an extended trailer. The latest one is almost two-minutes long, with fast-paced running scenes and fiery explosions, all set to an emotive musical score that descends into a foreboding drone.
  • Lost in space: 'Star Trek' movie review (1 1/2 stars)

    05/14/2013 6:48:35 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 147 replies
    Why would a Starfleet admiral ask a 300-year-old frozen man for help?’’ asks Captain Kirk in his latest adventure — and, after sitting through two-plus hours of the mind-numbing “Star Trek Into Darkness,’’ damned if I could tell you why.
  • Star Trek Into Darkness Review (MovieMantz)

    05/09/2013 3:36:19 PM PDT · by Perdogg · 29 replies
    For a TV show that debuted back in 1966 and struggled in the ratings during its 3-year run, there's no question that "Star Trek" has endured and defied the odds. But in order for it to truly live long and prosper well into the 21st Century (and, hopefully, beyond), it had to change, take risks, think outside the box and appeal to a much bigger audience than just its devoted fan base of Trekkers. Fortunately, that's exactly what the 2009 big screen reboot directed by J.J. Abrams did, and in a very big way. In fact, no review for its...
  • Star Trek Into Darkness – The Bleeding Cool Review

    05/02/2013 8:28:25 PM PDT · by Bratch · 40 replies
    Bleeding Cool ^ | May 2, 2013 | Michael Moran
    Why, in the age of instant global communication, filmmakers insist on telling stories that depend for their impact on surprising twists I simply cannot fathom. But insist they do.But I won’t break the movie reviewer’s Prime Directive.All I can hope to do is try to preserve the element of surprise for you by missing out gigantic chunks of this review. But it’s going to be a bit like describing an elephant without mentioning the trunk.I don’t think it constitutes a spoiler for me to tell you that Star Trek Into Darkness is a brilliant, relentless thrill ride.There’s a growing sub genre of...
  • Star Trek Into Darkness Premiered in Sydney…the Truth is Here (SPOILERS)

    04/28/2013 12:02:59 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 143 replies
    Furious Fanboys ^ | April 23, 2013 | Jeremy Conrad
    I am going to preface this that if you do not want to know the truth about Star Trek Into Darkness and who Benedict Cumberbatch is really playing, you should not be reading this.
  • Star Trek Into Darkness - Official Trailer #3 (HD) Benedict Cumberbatch

    04/16/2013 10:23:39 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 53 replies
    YouTube ^ | April 16, 2013 | Uploaded by joblomovienetwork
    Star Trek Into Darkness - Official Trailer #3 (HD) Benedict Cumberbatch