Star Trek’s Greatest ‘Labor’ Episodes September 1, 2008by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: List , comments closed
In the US today is Labor Day, a day which can be traced back to unions giving a day off for working citizens. Throughout the history of Trek, many episodes dealt with giving workers a break and other issues related to the toils of the worker, and so today we take a look at those Treks with labor.
Family Guy: Wrath of Khan? – TrekMovie Helps Cast It July 15, 2008by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Humor,List,Sci-Fi , comments closed
Yesterday at the Fox’s animation panel during the 2008 Television Critics Association confab, Family Guy creator (and well known Star Trek fan) Seth MacFarlane told reporters he would like to create a Star Trek II The Wrath of Khan parody similar to the Family Guy parody of Star Wars from 2007. TrekMovie thinks this is a great idea and thought we would lend a hand.List,Trek Franchise , comments closed
Today is Independence Day, a holiday commemorating the signing of a declaration of independence and sparking a revolution. The right to self determination is a strong theme in Star Trek. Regardless of the Prime Directive, Star Trek’s captain’s were known for getting involved and taking on causes. Today we look at some of their finest moments fighting for independence.
Celebrate Canada’s Contribution To Trek July 1, 2008by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: List,Trek Franchise , comments closed
On July 1st 1867 the British colonies of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and the Province of Canada joined together to form a ‘Federation’ and Canadians celebrate this day as a national holiday commemorating the ‘birth’ of Canada. Canada was mentioned a few times on Star Trek, but its greatest contribution is as the real-life birthplace of many Trek stars, including three series regulars.
Remembering Star Trek’s Military Moments May 26, 2008by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: List,Trek Franchise , comments closed
Today is Memorial Day, which is the day the US sets aside to reflect on the sacrifices of those who wore the uniform to protect their nation. Although at its heart Star Trek has been a show about exploration, it also has many elements of the military and so on this Memorial Day we reflect on Star Trek and the military.
Top 10 Star Trek Moms May 11, 2008by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: List,Trek Franchise , comments closed
Today is Mother’s Day. Many fans have their Moms to thank for either introducing them to Star Trek or supporting them when no one else would. TrekMovie.com would like to thank all the moms who help make the world a better place each day by presenting this list of Star Trek’s Greatest Moms. Each character was selected because she represents an archetypal quality we appreciate in the very best of moms.
Star Trek’s Top Environmental Episodes (and Films) April 22, 2008by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: List,Trek Franchise , comments closed
“Judging by the pollution content of the atmosphere, I believe we have arrived at the late 20th century”
- Spock, STIV
On this Earth Day, TrekMovie.com takes a look at Star Trek’s best environmentally-themed episodes and films.
77 Reasons Why William Shatner Is Awesome March 22, 2008by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: List,Shatner , comments closed
Today is William Shatner’s 77th birthday. The original Captain Kirk is still going strong both acting as well as with all his other myriad of activities (as pitchman, writer, philanthropist, entrepreneur, etc.). He is an endless source of inspiration and entertainment and so we thought we would honor him with a list of the 77 reasons why we think he is awesome.
Star Trek’s Top ‘O The Irish March 17, 2008by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: List,Trek Franchise , comments closed
Today is St. Patrick’s Day, traditionally a day to celebrate that inner Irish person in every one of us…often with a drink in your hand. The staff at TrekMovie.com got to wondering, who in the world of Star Trek would we want with us as we hop down to the pub on St. Patty’s day. See below for TrekMovie.com’s ‘Top O’ The Irish.’
Star Trek’s Most Romantic Moments February 14, 2008by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: List,Trek Franchise , comments closed
It’s Valentine’s Day and even though Paramount took our Christmas away, love is still in their air. Throughout the decades of Trek there have been many romantic moments and so the staff of TrekMovie.com thought we would pick some of our favorites.