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Movie Review — Star Trek Into Darkness

May 18, 2013

JJ Abrams’ reboot of the Star Trek series hits a truly satisfying note in his second installment, Star Trek Into Darkness.  Here’s the trailer: SPOILER FREE Like Abrams’ original reboot, this latest movie has the energy, pacing, and spectacle which even the non- or casual Trekkie will be able to enjoy.  This was just about [...]

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Movie Review: Prometheus

June 10, 2012

SPOILER-FREE One of the movies I’ve really been looking forward to this summer season was Ridley Scott’s Alien prequel Prometheus: Only, it’s kind of not an Alien prequel!  My mistake was falling for what got me in the door — thinking I was going to see an Alien prequel.  It’s not.  It’s a reboot. One [...]

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Movie Review: Star Trek (2009)

May 8, 2009

With the success of the X-Men movies and the Batman reboot, it was only a matter of time before the powers that be would revisit the Star Trek franchise.  With five TV series and ten movies, Star Trek was a definite niche money maker, but has seemed more like a spent force over the last half-decade.  Nonetheless, Paramount [...]

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