Happy First Contact Day – Join TrekMovie ST:FC Online Viewing Party Tonight + More FC Day Celebrations April 5, 2012by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Contest,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Trek Franchise,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
Today in Star Trek future history is "First Contact Day," the day in which Star Trek fans (pre)remember the future meeting of humans and Vulcans. To celebrate TrekMovie.com will be hosting an online viewing party of Star Trek: First Contact. Others are also celebrating including Star Trek stars, Star Trek Online and the official Trek store. Details on all the FCD fun below.Contest,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
The 2009 Star Trek movie makes its basic cable TV premiere this week on the FX Network. So if you don’t happen to have your own copy (or Netflix streaming) you can watch the movie for free, with the first showing on Valentine’s day. And if you tune in on Wednesday you can get a chance to win free movie tickets. More details below.
Contest: Win A $5K QMx Enterprise Refit Replica December 5, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Contest,Replicas , comments closed
In the summer Quantum Mechanix revealed their beautiful USS Enterprise refit Artisan Replica. And today the official Star Trek site has launched a contest where you can win one of these models worth $4,995. More details below.
Win A Walk-On Role For Star Trek Sequel In Super 8 Sweepstakes + Abrams Gives Brief Update November 20, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Abrams,Contest,Star Trek Into Darkness,Super 8 , comments closed
Getting a chance to appear in a Star Trek movie would be a fan’s dream come true. Well Paramount and JJ Abrams are going to give you a chance with their new "Super 8: Watch It & Walk-On" Sweepstakes. Details below, plus a very brief comment from Abrams on the status of the sequel.
Star Trek Las Vegas Con Preview (including TrekMovie Panels) + Watch Panels Streaming Live August 9, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,DS9,ENT,TAS,TNG,TOS,Trek Franchise,TrekMovie.com,VOY , comments closed
This Thursday the annual big Star Trek convention kicks off at a new location with an impressive line-up of celebrities, events and more, including a number or TrekMovie.com fan panels. See below for a convention preview, plus details on how you can watch many of the big panels panels live over the web.Contest,DVD/Blu-ray , comments closed
Would you like to have every bit of Star Trek on DVD? Or second copies if you already amassed your collection? Well CBS has a new sweepstakes going where you can win the ultimate Star Trek DVD collection worth over $2000. Details on how you can win below.Conventions/Events/Attractions,Fandom,Star Trek (2009 film),Star Trek Into Darkness,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
The Star Trek fun at Phoenix Comicon kicked off with the "Star Trek Lives" panel hosted by TrekMovie. You can listen to the full audio of that below, plus we have pictures of lots of Trekkies in costume. Check it all out below.
UPDATE: Saturday LiveTweeting Replay From Phoenix Comicon w/ Nimoy, McNeill, Wheaton + more May 28, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Celebrity,Nimoy,Trek Franchise,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
This weekend TrekMovie is at Phoenix Comic Con. There will be con reports, photos, video and audio coming up later in the weekend and next week, but if you want to keep track of Star Trek related stuff you can follow live tweeting (w/ photos) below
This weekend Star Trek stars and TrekMovie.com are headed to Arizona for Phoenix Comicon. The Trek luminaries attending including Leonard Nimoy, Wil Wheaton, George Takei and Robert Duncan McNeill, along with other big stars from science fiction and comic books. Details below.
TrekMovie.com/Epix Star Trek Trivia Contest May 8, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Contest,Merchandise,Star Trek (2009 film),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
To celebrate the second anniversary of the release of JJ Abrams’ Star Trek, TrekMovie.com has partnered up with the premium channel EPIX for a special Star Trek trivia contest via Twitter which will run all week long with five chances to win. Details below.
Spocktopus + More TrekMovie Reader Star Trek Tattoos April 20, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Art,Fandom,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
There are many ways to express your love for Star Trek, but one of the most profound is to actually ink Star Trek onto your body. Over the last few days some Trek fans have been sending in photos of their Star Trek tattoos via Twitter. Check out some epic Trek ink below. [UPDATED with more tats]Art,Contest,Merchandise , comments closed
Artist John Martz, previously featured on TrekMovie, has created a cool new poster of his 8-bit Star Trek characters. The limited edition print goes on sale next week, but if you can name all 235 characters in it you can get a chance to win one. Details below.
Epic Star Trek Vegas Con 2011 Shaping Up (including TrekMovie Panels) + New CBS Vegas Getaway Sweepstakes April 4, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
Every year the biggest Star Trek convention is the August Creation Star Trek Con, and this year is no exception. There is an impressive lineup this year to celebrate Star Trek’s 45th anniversary with big stars, lots of special events and even some TrekMovie.com hosted fan panels. Plus today CBS announced a special sweepstakes to win the ultimate Star Trek Vegas Con Getaway. Details below.
See Winners & Finalists For Int’l Talk Like William Shatner Day Video Contest + Judge Maurice La Marche’s Tribute March 22, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Contest,Fandom,Shatner,TrekMovie.com,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed
Part of the celebration of William Shatner’s 80th birthday is honoring the man through emulation with the 3rd International Talk Like William Shatner Day. TrekMovie asked fans to send in their best Shatners for a video contest and today we are ready to announce the winners. We also have a special video from Talk Like Shatner Day founder and judge Maurice LaMarche. Check them out below.Celebrity,Contest,Star Trek Into Darkness , comments closed
JJ Abrams has offered up a prize for a charity auction that could be a dream come true for a lucky Trekkie. The Star Trek producer/director has put up a set visit for the 2012 sequel as one of the prizes for a UNICEF raffle to help victims of the Japan earthquake and tsunami. Raffle tickets must be purchased today, Monday 21st. Details below.
TrekMovie LiveTweet Watch Party – Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan 5PM (Pacific) Sunday March 20, 2011by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Feature Films (TMP-NEM),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
Two weeks ago TrekMovie hosted a spontaneous ‘live tweet’ watching party of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, debating the film with Free Enterprise director Robert Meyer Burnett. This weekend Burnett and I (and anyone else who wants to join) will be doing it again, this time for Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan at 5 PM (Pacific). You can follow along below.Contest,Shatner,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
William Shatner’s 80th Birthday is next Tuesday, which is also the third annual "Talk Like William Shatner Day". TrekMovie has partnered up with WilliamShatner.com and ThinkGeek to hold a special contest where you can win prizes by submitting a video talking like Shatner. More details below. [DEADLINE EXTENDED + Maurice LaMarche joins judges panel]
Original Star Trek Movies Screening In Hollywood Next Week w/ TMP Effects Team, Takei, Koenig, & Meyer + Submit Questions At TrekMovie.comby Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
Next week the American Cinematheque is presenting a special Star Trek series, showing the first six Trek films over four days in Hollywood. Each screening will include a Q&A, with George Takei, Walter Koenig, Nick Meyer and members of the TMP effects team. And even if you aren’t in the LA area you have a chance to ask the Trek luminaries a question by submitting them here at TrekMovie.com. Details below.Editorial,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
This afternoon I got into a twitter debate with Free Enterprise director Robert Meyer Burnett over the virtues of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, the first Trek feature from 1979. We have decided to live tweet-watching the film starting at 7PM pacific. You can follow along below.
TrekMovie Picks – Best Star Trek Products 2010 January 16, 2011by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Merchandise,Review,Trek Franchise,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
2011 is here but today TrekMovie begins a look back at 2010 to pick the best of year in terms of Star Trek products, from toys to wearable items, to posters. Check out the winners below.