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Star Trek Into Darkness 'Spoiled' By Conan O'Brien
The Enterprise crashes on Tattooine? Spock dies?? Kirk is gay?!? These are Earth-shattering revelations … and they are all bogus. Not as bogus as the blatant reveal dropped on CBS Sunday Morning (and do avoid Google searching for the clip if you don’t want to peek in J.J. Abrams’ vaunted “Mystery Box” before seeing Into Darkness later this week).
Spock Races Spock In Funny New Commercial
The Star Trek spirit is starting to rev up again. Fans have patiently waited four full years for a sequel to J.J. Abrams' 2009 reboot, but now the time has almost come. Star Trek Into Darkness arrives in theaters on May 17, and we can probably expect a full on-slaught of marketing tie-ins and promotions...
J.J. Abrams Says He Could Still Make Star Trek 3 And Talks Star Wars Plans
While responding with simply a smile when asked about details for Star Wars Episode VII, and insisting over and over again that there's no way he can share details about a movie that doesn't exist yet, he did talk about the relief of having George Lucas around as a consultant-- especially after making Star Trek years after creator Gene Roddenberry's death
New Star Trek Into Darkness Spot Premieres At MTV Movie Awards
Featuring plenty of quick cuts and brief glances at each of the characters, the footage focuses quite a bit on the Enterprise crash we already know is coming. That being said, it should still offer fans an extra little kernel of excitement ahead of Star Trek’s May 17 release date, as well as a frank reminder of how incredible the visual effects will no doubt be.
The IRS Parodies Star Trek, Then Apologizes For It
The statement went on to add, "A video of this type would not be made today," which seems to miss the point. Parody whatever you want! Just don't spend $60k to do it! Hell, they could have go the guys from Journey to Planet X and had it done for a fraction of that cost. And I bet theirs would have been way more fun to watch.
President Obama Mixes Up Star Trek And Star Wars, The Internet Explodes
For a month now we've been excitedly talking over all the possibilities brought up by J.J. Abrams directing Star Wars Episode VII, jumping over from rebooting the Star Trek universe and potentially finally uniting the warring sci-fi factions. But as it turns out, we don't have to wait for Abrams to unite the worlds of Trek and Wars. President Obama has already done it-- and completely by accident
J.J. Abrams Asked Mark Wahlberg To Play Captain Kirk's Father In Star Trek
With the May 17 release of Star Trek Into Darkness seemingly taking an eternity to get here, a lot of its initial buzz is getting Dagobah swamped by news of J.J. Abrams' next project, Star Wars Episode VII. It wasn’t as if the two fictional properties weren’t oft mentioned in the same breath before, but now it’s become mandatory.
What Would It Look Like If Pixar Made A Star Trek Movie?
The world was shocked late last year when The Walt Disney Company acquired LucasFilm for $4.05 billion and announced that they would be making a new trilogy of Star Wars films. But what if the studio also purchased Star Trek, and, what's more, handed it over to the geniuses at Pixar? Well, then we might get something like this.
Watch 41 Minutes Of Star Trek Bloopers In This Ultimate Outtake Reel
As one of the longest-running and most expansive sci-fi universes that's ever existed, Star Trek has become so big that even its fans split off into separate categories. You can be a Next Generation fan who has no use for the original series, or a Deep Space Nine devotee who wholly rejects J.J. Abrams' cinematic reboot
William Shatner Calls J.J. Abrams A Pig For Abandoning Star Trek
Star Trek fans have endured a lot over the years, from the inevitable middle school teasing to the really dark days of Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country. But all this time one of the people who's always had their back was William Shatner, Captain Kirk himself, who would stand by the Trek faithful even when pop culture didn't
J.J. Abrams Will Still Be A Producer On Future Star Trek Movies
When it was announced yesterday that J.J. Abrams has been selected as the director of Star Wars Episode VII, nerds around the world immediately began to question the decision...and with good reason. After all, Abrams was the director responsible for bringing Star Trek back to life in 2009 and as long as both franchises have existed their fans have been at war with one another.
Star Trek Comic Book Bridges Gap To Into Darkness
You might want to steer clear if you don’t want to be tipped about where Into Darkness is heading (or coming from). And while Benedict Cumberbatch’s character hasn’t shown up in the comic series yet, there is a reveal to a familiar Trek character that could get pulses racing.
New Star Trek Into Darkness Images Crash Through Glass And Fire
The time for coy teasing is over. Star Trek Into Darkness now comes out this calendar year, on May 27, and director J.J. Abrams will no longer be able to play coy about what his hugely anticipated sequel entails. We've recently gotten a look at a new trailer and even a nine-minute prologue from the film, and now a huge batch of new images has been released
Star Trek Into Darkness Images Are Early Holiday Present For Trekkies
That first one shows Spock (Zachary Quinto) in a tough spot. I’m already loving the steely-blue color hue. But where is he? The second image gives us yet another look at what we’re assuming will be a pivotal confrontation between Chris Pine’s Capt. Kirk and Cumberbatch’s “John Harrison.”
Star Trek Villain Specifics Shared By J.J. Abrams And Benedict Cumberbatch
"When J.J. described the role to me … he described someone who was, in movie terms, a mixture of Hannibal Lecter, Jack in The Shining, and the Joker in Batman," Cumberbatch said.