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Star Trek Into Darkness beams down on Sept. 10 on Blu-Ray, Aug. 20 digitally

Star Trek Into Darkness beams down on Sept. 10 on Blu-Ray, Aug. 20 digitally

| July 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

As expected, Paramount announced that Star Trek Into Darkness will be arriving on DVD and Blu-Ray this fall, with a physical release date of Sept. 10, 2013 on Blu-Ray and DVD. What was unexpected was the announcement of the digital release three weeks earlier on Aug. 20, 2013. While it’s not uncommon for the digital […]

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LeVar Burton “conflicted” over new Star Trek film; says it “needs Gene”

| June 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Love them or hate them, but TMZ sometimes gets a good story that has nothing to do with drunk driving or overdoses. They recently met up with LeVar Burton who was asked about his views on the new Star Trek film. His response:

At the end of the movie I really care about what happens to the characters, but I’m pretty much missing Gene Roddenberry in J.J.’s interpretation. And at the end of the day, that’s just not OK for me.

An interesting interpretation of the film. While I personally liked it and felt it was a logical extension of the last film, it is missing Gene’s vision. However, movies can’t always reflect visions like that. Movies are made for the big screen, for large audiences. Is it OK to put the vision aside for the films and keep the vision on TV? Let us know.

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Star Trek Into Darkness outgrosses Star Trek (2009)

Star Trek Into Darkness outgrosses Star Trek (2009)

| June 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

It was announced today that Star Trek Into Darkness has now outgrossed its predecessor by almost $30 million. With a heavy push in territories outside the United States week before the movie was set to open here, Paramount seems to have succeeded in bringing in more money than the last JJ Abrams incarnation of the […]

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