Tag: Star Trek Into Darkness

Star Trek Beyond Box Office Update: Week 5

Star Trek Beyond fell out of the top 10 at the domestic box office this weekend, doing so two weeks faster than Into Darkness and three weeks faster than Star Trek. I previously declared Beyond […]

Box Office: Star Trek Beyond is Pretty Much Toast Until China

UPDATED 8-22-16: For a follow-up article, here for Star Trek Beyond‘s Week 5 numbers. In the days leading up to the release of Star Trek Beyond, Paramount announced a sequel was already in development, and […]

What Does Your Updated Ranking of Star Trek Movies Look Like?

There’s a new Star Trek movie in theaters right now. Cool. Let’s rank it. Hold on there buddy. Why can’t we stop and appreciate it, remember the good times (those Spock/McCoy scenes), lament the bad […]

Box Office: Why Did Star Trek Beyond Fall So Far Below Star Trek Into Darkness?

Star Trek Beyond‘s weekend box office estimates are in, and it’s a real good news, bad news situation. In this summer of sequelitis, Beyond‘s performance is being greeted as perfectly adequate, but when judged according […]

Box Office: How Much Does Star Trek Beyond Need to Gross to Guarantee Star Trek 4?

UPDATED: For follow-up articles, head here for Star Trek Beyond‘s Week 3 numbers and here for the Week 5 numbers. Star Trek 4 is officially a go, and Chris Hemsworth’s returning as Captain Kirk’s dad, […]

3 Reactions to the New Star Trek Beyond Trailer

It’s Star Trek‘s 50th anniversary, yet Star Trek Beyond (due 7/22) has mostly flown under the radar this year. At long last, though, here’s the second trailer. Let’s watch and discuss. So the plot is…. […]

Who Is J.J. Abrams? – A Film Guide for Force Awakens Newbies

In 2011, multiple friends asked me the same question, seeking out my opinion as a film fan: Is J.J. Abrams really the next Spielberg?  It was an understandable question.  His new movie at the time, […]

Star Trek Beyond Will Pretty Much Ignore Star Trek Into Darkness

Star Trek Into Darkness, alternately known as “The Wrath of Spock,” ended with several clear directions they could take things in a sequel.  The Federation was going to have to deal with its looming war […]

What the Heck is Going On In the New Star Trek Beyond Trailer?

No, seriously, what the heck is going on in the new Star Trek Beyond trailer? The basics, I get: Something bad happens which destroys the Enterprise and maroons the surviving crew members [translation: the ones […]

JJ Abrams & Star Wars: Not the Lens Flares You’re Looking For

JJ Abrams has been asked about those Star Trek lens flares plenty of times now.  Yesterday during a two-hour sit-down interview with Stephen Colbert at the Montclair Film Festival Fundraiser was simply the latest.  However, […]