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Star Trek All Access Seeking Out New Life In Toronto, Canada April 28, 2016

by Jared Whitley , Filed under: Star Trek All Access , 21 comments

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Will Riker may not have been a Canadian, but it looks like everyone involved with the new Star Trek show could be. Pop culture news site Pop Goes The News reported this week that the as yet unnamed series, which we’re calling Star Trek All Access, will start filming in Toronto in September.
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Trekzone Releases Response to Alec Peters Interview April 27, 2016

by Brian Drew , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Star Trek Axanar , 72 comments

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Trekzone’s follow-up to their interview with Axanar’s Alec Peters has hit the web.
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New Star Trek Beyond Image Features Jaylah April 25, 2016

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Star Trek Beyond , 247 comments

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With the release of Star Trek Beyond now less than three months away, a new image has hit the interwebs.
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Federation Falling? CBS brings a halt to crowdfunding of the Star Trek Horizon sequel – Does this signal the end of fan films? April 21, 2016

by Carlos Pedraza , Filed under: Fan Productions,Star Trek Axanar , 438 comments

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The Axanar copyright lawsuit has just claimed its first casualty: Not Axanar itself (yet), but the sequel to the recently released — and well-received — Star Trek – Horizon. Does this signal the end of all Star Trek fan films?
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Shuttle Pod: The TrekMovie.com Podcast Episode 16 – “Fan Events”, Mystery Aliens, and All Access Rumors (Oh My) April 18, 2016

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Shuttle Pod , 23 comments

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The past week or so has been chock full of news surrounding both the upcoming film Star Trek Beyond and CBS’s new unnamed Star Trek television series. On this edition of the Shuttle Pod, Jared, Kayla, and Brian discuss the Beyond fan event, a new behind-the-scenes photo, rumblings that the upcoming TV series will take place in between Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country and The Next Generation, and our latest TrekMovie poll. Plus, we talk about Bob Orci’s role in writing the original script for the third installment of the Star Trek reboot and Orci’s comments here on TrekMovie.
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Not the End: Could NuTrek Franchise Go From ‘Star Trek Beyond’ To Infinity?

by Jared Whitley , Filed under: Star Trek Beyond , 230 comments

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Star Trek Beyond will not be the conclusion of a trilogy! Or perhaps, managing expectations, Star Trek Beyond – the third installment of the NuTrek franchise following JJ Abrams’ 2009 reboot – will not be the planned conclusion of a trilogy.
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Trek Fan and Pro Photographer Kickstarting Star Trek Portraits Book and Exhibition April 17, 2016

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Celebrity,Web , 50 comments

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Through his work, portrait photographer and long-time Star Trek fan Rory Lewis has had the opportunity to direct and shoot portraits of many of his icons, including Sir Patrick Stewart and William Shatner. Now, in celebration of Star Trek’s 50th anniversary year, Lewis is looking to expand his collection of Star Trek cast portraits with plans for a printed book and a traveling exhibition.
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New STAR TREK BEYOND Image Released April 15, 2016

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Star Trek Beyond , 235 comments

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A new image has surfaced from Star Trek Beyond showing Idris Elba’s villain up against a certain starship captain.
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STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN Director’s Edition debuts on Blu-ray June 7th

by Matt Wright , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,Feature Films (TMP-NEM) , 84 comments

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As we reported a few weeks back, the Director’s Edition of The Wrath of Khan is finally making its way to Blu-ray. So far it is the first and only Director’s Edition to be released on Blu-ray. Word around the web is that this edition is based on a new 4k scan of the film. It includes both the Theatrical and Director’s editions on one disc, plus a new documentary on the making of TWOK. The rest of the special features are ported over from the 2009 theatrical-only Blu-ray release or the DVD release of the DE.

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Details Surface For STAR TREK BEYOND Fan Event On May 20th April 14, 2016

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Star Trek Beyond , 194 comments

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After the no-show of a new Star Trek trailer at CinemaCon this week, it was discovered that Paramount was saving up for something bigger – a fan event, the first of its kind, to be held in Los Angeles in May. Details of the event have now surfaced.
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Idris Elba: Captain Kirk and the Star Trek Beyond Villain Are Like… “Jaws and Dory”??

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Celebrity,Star Trek Beyond , 60 comments

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Speaking to Entertainment Weekly, Idris Elba spoke about his upcoming role as the villain in Star Trek Beyond and gave a puzzling statement about how his character and Chris Pine’s Kirk will interact. He also revealed that his favorite all-time Star Trek character is Captain Kirk.
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Canada Post Unveils New Spock Postage Stamp in Vulcan, Canada

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Collectibles,TOS , 9 comments

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The US Postal Service isn’t the only one honoring Star Trek in a new line of postage stamps. As part of a 50th anniversary celebration, Canada Post has been unveiling Star Trek themed postage stamps, including one featuring 1st officer Spock, which was unveiled last week in where else but Vulcan, Canada.
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Winners Announced for ‘Star Trek: Strange New Worlds’ Writing Contest April 13, 2016

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Awards,Books,CBS/Paramount , 11 comments

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CBS have announced the winners of the Star Trek: Strange New Worlds writing contest. The 10 Grand Prize winners, chosen from hundreds of submissions, will each receive a $1000 prize, and their stories will be included in the Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 2016 Edition Anthology, to be published in digital first format this year. The two First Prize winners will each receive a free publishing package from Archway Publishing valued at approximately $5,000 to publish a book on a subject other than Star Trek.
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New FOR THE LOVE OF SPOCK Trailer Will Hit You Right In The Feels

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: History,Nimoy , 10 comments

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The first trailer for For The Love of Spock, the Leonard Nimoy documentary that raised over $660,000 on kickstarter, released its first trailer, warming hearts and watering eyes everywhere.
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BREAKING: The New Star Trek TV Show Will Be Set Post-Undiscovered Country, Pre-TNG

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Star Trek All Access , 346 comments

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CBS’s new Star Trek television series, which will be aired exclusively on the network’s new online streaming platform All Access, is rumored to be set in the time period between the original series film Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country and the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, BirthMoviesDeath is reporting. What’s more: it won’t be set in the JJ-verse timeline.
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Star Trek Beyond Trailer To Premiere At Special Fan Event Next Month April 12, 2016

by Brian Drew , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Marketing/Promotion,Star Trek Beyond , 200 comments

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Looks like there might be a very cool reason why there wasn’t any new Star Trek Beyond footage on Monday.
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Simon Pegg: Star Trek Beyond Won’t Be A Rehash of Trek’s “Greatest Hits”

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Star Trek Beyond , 62 comments

Simon Pegg spoke to reporters at CinemaCon Monday night about the tone of Star Trek Beyond, how it will create its own stories and canon while still fitting into the franchise’s 50 year history, and how the story’s villain, played by Idris Elba, will be ostentatious and interesting. Pegg also noted that Beyond won’t be a rehash of Star Trek’s “greatest hits” moments but will instead focus on original story telling.
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Card.com Offering Over 50 New Star Trek Themed Debit Cards

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Merchandise , 9 comments

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If you’ve ever wanted a fun new way to show off your Star Trek fandom, a Trekified debit card from Card.com is a good place to start. Debuting it’s first 15 original series designs in 2013, Card.com has now added over 50 new Star Trek card designs spanning TOS, TNG, DS9, VOY, ENT and Generations.
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STAR TREK and STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray in June

by Matt Wright , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,Star Trek (2009 film),Star Trek Into Darkness , 28 comments

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With the latest home video format now available, the newest Trek films were obvious choices to release on UltraHD Blu-ray. The first two JJ Abrams Trek movies will be available on the UltraHD Blu-ray format on June 14th. The most important upgrades to these releases are the HDR (High Dynamic Range) video and the new Dolby Atmos soundtracks. Full details after the break.

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New boxed sets of TOS-R and TNG-R Blu-rays coming in June

by Matt Wright , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,TNG Remastered,TOS,TOS Remastered , 17 comments

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CBS Home Entertainment has announced that it is releasing new Blu-ray complete series sets for the The Original Series and The Next Generation in brand new packaging in time for the 50th anniversary. For fans in North America this is the first time a nicely boxed up complete set has been made available for the Blu-ray releases of the two series.

Pics of the new boxes after the break.

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