Conventions/Events/Attractions,DVD/Blu-ray,Fandom,History,Trek Franchise , comments closed
Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry’s son Rod Roddenberry has been working on his "Trek Nation" documentary about his father and Trek fans for the last few years. Now Rod is taking one more pass to put the finishing touches on the project and he is looking to Star Trek fans to help him out. Find out how you can help below.DVD/Blu-ray,Rumor,TNG , comments closed
The remastering of Star Trek: The Next Generation in HD is something that has been talked about ever since CBS gave the original Star Trek series the HD treatment in 2006. Now a new rumor has surfaced that CBS is moving forward on the project. Details below.
‘Back To Space-Con’ DVD Documentary About 1970s Star Trek Cons Premieres Tonight In San Francisco April 14, 2011by John Tenuto , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,DVD/Blu-ray,Fandom , comments closed
Back To Space-Con, a documentary about the first Bay Area Star Trek conventions from the 1970s, gets a world premiere tonight in San Francisco. The documentary is also available on DVD. More details and a trailer below.DS9,DVD/Blu-ray,ENT,TAS,TNG,TOS,TOS Remastered,VOY,Web , comments closed
In February we reported that CBS and Netflix had cut a deal to begin streaming a number of CBS series, including all of the Star Trek TV shows. Some CBS shows have begun to appear on streaming, so TrekMovie checked with Netflix get an update on the Star Trek roll-out, see below for exclusive details.
Star Trek Merch Update: New Mondo “City” Poster Tomorrow + New DVD/Blu Packs + Robes In USA + ST Mag Goes Global + New Enterprise Model Axed March 1, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Apparel,Art,DVD/Blu-ray,Magazine,Merchandise,Replicas,TOS , comments closed
It is time for a quick update on some Star Trek stuff. First off Mondo has a cool new poster coming out tomorrow. Plus Paramount Home Video has a new Star Trek movie two-pack, The Kirk and Spock Bathrobes have come to the USA, Star Trek Magazine is going global, and the new Enterprise model has been canned. Get all the latest merch news below.
New DVD Set Collects Star Trek Star Westerns + Clips Of Shatner, Nimoy & Doohan as Indians September 27, 2010by John Tenuto , Filed under: Celebrity,DVD/Blu-ray,Nimoy,Shatner , comments closed
A now a new DVD collection called "Trek Stars Go West" contains classic TV and film Western appearances of Star Trek stars William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley and James Doohan. Details and clips below, including Shatner, Doohan and Nimoy as Indians.
VegasCon Star Trek Products Panel: TNG on Blu-ray ‘Being Discussed’ + New Enterprise Pizza Slicer, Kelvin Salt & Pepper Shaker + more August 9, 2010by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,DVD/Blu-ray,Merchandise,TNG , comments closed
The CBS Consumer Products presentation at the Star Trek con in Las Vegas mostly covered previously reported stuff, but there were a few new tidbits for Trek merchandise, like the USS Enterprise Pizza slicer. But the most interesting bit of information came from a response to a fan question about TNG on Blu-ray. See below for a breakdown of what is to come from CBS.DVD/Blu-ray,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Science/Technology , comments closed
In February the ad-supported streaming video site Hulu added Star Trek Generations to their library, and today Hulu added the second TNG film, Star Trek First Contact. Anyone in the US can watch it for free and you can even embed it on your own site (as we have done below).DVD/Blu-ray,TNG , comments closed
A video interview with of Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Marina Sirtis and Jonathan Frakes has gone viral this week. In it the pair show their fantastic chemistry, joking about an imagined sitcom "The Rikers in Space" and reflecting on their time in the 24th century. Check it out below.DVD/Blu-ray,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Star Trek (2009 film),TOS,TOS Remastered , comments closed
Right now you can save some money on Star Trek movies on Blu-ray. All five of the individually released Star Trek Blu-ray titles are on sale for $9.99 (at either Best Buy or Amazon). In addition, Amazon has all three seasons of the original Star Trek on Blu-ray for 50%+. See below for details and links for the discounts.DVD/Blu-ray,Star Trek Online , comments closed
For those bargain hunters there are a couple of good Star Trek deals out there right now. First up is the Deal of the Day at Amazon to get Star Trek Online for almost half off. There are also some great Star Trek Blu-ray deals, including Best Buy discounts on the TOS Blu-ray seasons, now going for only $40 each.
Star Trek Generations Available For Streaming At Hulu February 16, 2010by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,Feature Films (TMP-NEM) , comments closed
The world of Star Trek has taken another step into the digital future. Today the ad-supported streaming site Hulu added their first Star Trek movie, Star Trek Generations. Anyone in the US can watch it for free and you can even embed it on your own site (as we have done below).
DEG Awards: Star Trek Wins Best Home Video Film Release Of 2009 January 9, 2010by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,DVD/Blu-ray,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
JJ Abrams Star Trek movie picked up another award today, this time for the home video release. The DEG Awards (held annually during the Consumer Electronics Show) honored Star Trek as the Best Theatrical Title Release of 2009. In related news, the Star Trek Blu-ray set is still a top 10 seller.
Paramount Working To Fix Problem With Some Star Trek 2009 DVD/Blu-ray Digital Copies January 3, 2010by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
One of the cooler features of the home video release of the 2009 Star Trek movie was the inclusion of a ‘digital copy’ on the Blu-ray and 2-disk DVD editions. However, some have been having problems getting this feature to work. Paramount is aware of the situation and have put out a message that they are working on it with some guidance on how you can get yours to work.
TrekIn09: Best Star Trek Home Video (& Audio) of 2009 December 31, 2009by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,List,Music , comments closed
2009 has been a huge year for home video releases so instead of lumping them in with our Best Merchandise of 2009 they get their own article that picks the best of the various releases for the year.
Star Trek #2 Film At Flixter + Strong Seller For Holiday Home Video December 30, 2009by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,DVD/Blu-ray,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
We have been doing a lot of reporting about how well Star Trek is doing during the award season with critics, guilds and members of various academies. But Star Trek is also one of those few films that is also playing well with the mainstream. This is evidenced by a new announcement which ranks Star Trek as the 2nd most popular film at Flixter. We have more Star Trek rankings and the latest home video data below.
MacFarlane Doesn’t Expect Paramount To Allow Family Guy Trek Parody – Includes Trek Refs In “Something, Something, Dark Side” December 28, 2009by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,Great Links,Humor , comments closed
We have previously reported that Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane would like to follow up his Star Wars parodies with taking on Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. However in a new interview it seems he isn’t holding out hope of Paramount cooperating, but that didn’t stop him from dropping in a few Trek refs into the new “Something Something, Something, Dark Side" parody of The Empire Strikes Back.DVD/Blu-ray,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
An interesting feature of the Star Trek movie home video release is the ‘augmented reality experience’ where you can explore the Enterprise using a webcam and the box cover. Check out a new video that demos how it all works below.
New Home Video Commercial Trumpets Return Of Star Trek December 20, 2009by John Tenuto , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Star Trek (2009 film),Trek on TV , comments closed
2009 was a big year for Star Trek and many feel is the year that Star Trek came back and was made cool again (although we always thought it was cool). This meme is the basis for a new TV commercial promoting the Star Trek on home video as a great holiday gift item. Check it out below, plus an overview of the year of Star Trek on home video.
Review: Star Trek Season Three Blu-ray December 15, 2009by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,TOS,TOS Remastered , comments closed
Today CBS Paramount Home Entertainment finishes a great year for Trek on home video but releasing the third and final season of the original Star Trek TV series on Blu-ray. Finally "Spock’s Brain" is available in high definition! Find out how it all works out in the TrekMovie review below.