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For the last couple of summers TrekMovie has reported the fun Trek in the Park plays from the Atomic Arts theater company in Portland, OR. Now the group has gained new famed, being featured in the latest episode of IFC’s comedy Portlandia. Check out a clip of that below, plus a clip of Star Trek and Battlestar Galactica’s Ron Moore guest starring in a BSG-themed segment.Humor,ST09 Cast,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
A new nerdy short film is going viral around the web this week. Created by Max Landis, writer for the recently released sci-fi film Chronicle (and son of director John Landis), the film features Max retelling the story of the death of Superman from DC comics in the early 90s. It also features a number of celebrity cameos, including Star Trek’s Simon Pegg.
Watch Patrick Stewart & Liam Neeson Preside Over Battle Of Star Trek v Star Wars Action Figures January 30, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Humor,TNG,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Over the weekend there was a meeting of the franchises on the BBC’s The Graham Norton Show. Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Sir Patrick Stewart and Liam Neeson were both guests and at one point Norton decided to compare their respective interactive toys. Watch how it worked out below, plus see Patrick talk about his surprising love for Beevis and Butthead.Humor,Sci-Fi,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
In is an undisputed fact that Star Trek has led the way in the sub-genre of Space Nazis, but the Finnish filmmakers behind 2005′s Trek parody Star Wreck: In The Pirkinning are taking the 3rd Reich to the next level with Iron Sky – a film about Nazis on the moon. Check out the latest trailer below. We also look back at Star Trek’s Space Nazis.
Watch Sheldon Deal With The Wrong Spock On Big Bang January 20, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,Nimoy , comments closed
Last week we reported on the Star Trek subplot in the 100th episode of The Big Bang Theory, which aired Thursday night. And CBS put a clip of Dr. Sheldon Cooper confronting his Spock disappointment online. Check it out below. We have also compiled some additional past Big Bang Spock humor.Great Links,Humor,Star Trek (2009 film),Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Last year TrekMovie reported on some comments from one Matt Senrich, one of the producers of the the Adult Swim show Robot Chicken, who promised more Star Trek gags for fifth season of the stop-motion animated comedy show. That season is currently airing and we here at TrekMovie have been remiss in sharing some of those gags. Check them out below, including a new take on the two Spocks scene from Star Trek (2009). There is also a skit where Jeri Ryan has an orgasm.Great Links,Humor,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Once again Stephen Colbert threw in a Trek gag on The Colbert Report. Last night’s show featured a segment about how many websites (like Wikipedia) went dark yesterday to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act. This gave Stephen an opportunity to use his Wikipedia backup…and talk Trek. Watch it below.
Details On Star Trek Subplot In Next Week’s 100th Episode Of Big Bang Theory [w/ Photo] January 13, 2012by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Great Links,Humor,Star Trek (2009 film),TOS , comments closed
Next Thursday the hit CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory will air its 100th episode. Over the years the show about a group of nerdy scientists had often used Star Trek to play into the humor and they will again in this milestone episode with another Sheldon/Trek subplot. Details and photo preview below (spoilers). [UPDATED]
Watch: Stephen Colbert’s Warning Of Warp-Capable Iran January 10, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Great Links,Humor,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Last night brought another fun mix of national and international politics and Star Trek. When The Colbert Report analyzed the previous weekend’s GOP presidential debates, Stephen Colbert found a new danger for us all to worry about: a warp-capable Iran. Watch the clip below.
Watch: Shatner Returns To Tonight Show For More “Thrill Bill” January 5, 2012by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Humor,Shatner , comments closed
Last night Star Trek’s William Shatner returned to NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Bill was there to once again sit in judgment over some amateur talents in another "Does This Thrill Bill?" segment. You can watch the Shat-tastic segment below
Get Into Holiday Spirit With New Star Trek Christmas Songs & Videos December 23, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Humor,Music,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
It is almost Christmas and what better way to celebrate than with some Christmas Songs that have been Trek-ified. "Merry Trekmas" musician Rick Moyer is back with some brand new Star Trek/Christmas songs and videos for you. Check them out below.
Video Of The Day: Patrick Stewart’s “A Christmas Story” December 20, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,TNG,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
A new video going viral takes on Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Patrick Stewart and envisions him doing a new one man Christmas show, but this time basing it on the cult classic film A Christmas Story. Watch the trailer for it below.
Watch: Simpsons Holiday Episode Full Of Star Trek Gags December 19, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
For their holiday episode this year, The Simpsons went into the future where we can see how things turn out for Homer, Marge, Bart and Lisa. And this Simpsons future is full of nods to Star Trek. The episode is now available online, see clips below.
George Takei Calls For Star Trek/Star Wars Peace – And Twilight War December 12, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,Shatner,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Recently a small Star Trek / Star Wars “feud” erupted online between William Shatner and Carrie Fisher. Now George Takei has entered himself into the feud in an effort to calm to the situation. His goal: to unite two fanbases against what he proclaims to be the real threat against science fiction. Watch the video over the jump.
Viral Video: Star Trek: The Mattress Commercial December 8, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Is there a better way to convince people that they need a new mattress than dressing up in Star Trek uniforms and blasting away high prices with a phaser? No there is not. Check out the Star Trek-fueled commercial for a local mattress store in Canada below.
Watch: The Shatner Strikes Back At Carrie Fisher November 30, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,Shatner,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
A couple weeks back we reported on Carrie Fisher firing back via video on William Shatner after he arguing that Star Trek was better than Star Wars. Now Shatner has replied back again in this latest video feud of the sci-fi stars. Watch Shatner take down Fisher below.
Video of the Day: William Shatner National Unfriend Day PSA November 22, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,Shatner,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
For the second year in a row Star Trek’s William Shatner has returned to the Jimmy Kimmel Show to help the host celebrate his "National Unfriend Day." William Shatner cut a new PSA to help those who have been unfriended know that "it gets better." He also throws in a Star Trek joke. Watch it below.Humor,Shatner,Trek Franchise,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
If you remember, back in September William Shatner weighed into the epic struggle between Star Trek v Star Wars. Now Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia) is responding to Star Trek’s original Captain Kirk in a new video. Check it out below.
Watch: Wheaton & Spiner on ‘Big Bang’ + Alt Timelines & Evil Goatees on ‘Community’ October 17, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Humor,ST09 Cast,TNG,TOS,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Two sit comes last week dipped their toe into the world of Star Trek. The most overt was the CBS series The Big Bang Theory which included guest spots with TNG stars Brent Spiner and Wil Wheaton, while the NBC show Community had a more subtle homage to Star Trek. Watch both below.
Watch: Kirk v Columbus Epic Rap Battle October 10, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Humor,TOS,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Today the popular Nice Peter web series created a special Columbus Day version of one of their "Epic Rap Battles of History," and this time they pit Captain James T. Kirk against Captain Christopher Columbus. So who is the best captain and explorer? See below to find out how it went down.