Transcript of Impromptu Roberto Orci Q&A With Fans At TrekMovie January 18, 2010by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Fandom,Orci/Kurtzman,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
As he does every once in a while, over the weekend Star Trek co-writer Roberto Orci jumped into a talkback comments thread here at TrekMovie and did some impromptu fan Q&A. Orci talked time travel, cameos, nitpicks, the sequel, Keenser and more. See below for an easy to read transcript in Q&A format, to see what he had to say.
Happy New Year December 31, 2009by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: List,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
2009 has a been a great year for Star Trek. The new Star Trek movie is just part of an overall resurgence of Trek with a new kind of enthusiasm. So tonight Trekkies should go out and celebrate the year that was, and look forward to a bright future for Star Trek. The staff at TrekMovie.com wishes all of you a happy new year. And for those imbibing on this evening, TrekMovie reposts our previous guide to Trek’s greatest moments in drinking!
Merry Trekmas December 25, 2009by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: List,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
Today is Christmas a time to come together as a family. The team at TrekMovie.com want to thank all the visitors for coming here to our home on the web today and all year, and we wish you a very Merry Trekmas (and Christmas). Below we have collected some Christmas videos from each of the Star Trek TV families.
Contest: TrekMovie Giving Away 15 More Star Trek Online Beta Keys December 23, 2009by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Star Trek Online,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
If you can’t wait for Star Trek Online to be released or even the open beta which starts in a month, we have a bunch of beta test keys to give away, courtesy of Atari and Cryptic. Find out how to get one below, plus get the latest on STO.
Win A Star Trek Trip To See Shuttle Launch December 14, 2009by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: CBS/Paramount,Contest,DVD/Blu-ray,Marketing/Promotion,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
Back in the 70s NASA’s Space Shuttle program began with the Star Trek inspired naming of the first shuttle as Enterprise. Now the Shuttle program is winding down and Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is teaming up with Paramount to help give it a Star Trek goodbye with a contest to win a VIP trip to view one of the final launches. See below for details on how to enter the contest.
Reminder: Star Trek ‘Genesis Trilogy’ Tonight in Santa Monica w/Nick Meyer + clips of recent Meyer talk December 5, 2009by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Celebrity,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
Tonight, continuing TrekMovie and Geek Monthly’s Star Trek Weekend, we are hosting a Star Trek triple feature, showing the ‘Genesis’ Trilogy at the Aero Theater in Santa Monica. On hand will be Nick Meyer, to talk about his time with the Star Trek franchise. See below for clips of Meyer from another recent event talking about his book and Star Trek.
REMINDER: TrekMovie/American Cinematheque Star Trek Marathon This Weekend In Santa Monica December 3, 2009by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Star Trek (2009 film),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
[REPOST] If you live in LA and want to have a Trek-tastic time this weekend (Friday and Saturday), then head to Santa Monica for a 2 day long Star Trek Marathon from American Cinematheque and TrekMovie.com. The event includes a screening of Star Trek 2009, a 10th anniv. screening of Free Enterprise (with a panel), plus a showing of the "Genesis Trilogy" of Star Trek II, III & IV, including a panel with Nicholas Meyer. There will also be free prizes, details below.Conventions/Events/Attractions,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Star Trek (2009 film),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
If you live in LA and want to have a Trek-tastic time next weekend, then head to Santa Monica for a 2 day long Star Trek Marathon from American Cinematheque and TrekMovie.com. The event includes a screening of Star Trek 2009, a 10th anniv. screening of Free Enterprise (with a panel), plus a showing of the "Genesis Trilogy" of Star Trek II, III & IV, including a panel with Nicholas Meyer. There will also be free prizes, details below.Contest,DVD/Blu-ray,Replicas , comments closed
How would you like your own captain’s chair replica from the new Star Trek movie? Well Paramount has teamed up with CBS and Gamespot to give one away in a Star Trek giveaway that also includes a complete home theater, and a copy of the Star Trek movie. See below for details.
Exclusive ‘Fan Fact Checking’ Clip From Star Trek Movie DVD & Blu-ray November 12, 2009by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: DVD/Blu-ray,Orci/Kurtzman,Star Trek (2009 film),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
Both the 2-disk DVD and 3-disk Blu-ray sets for the Star Trek movie (coming out next week) are chock full of special features. Today we have an exclusive clip, with Star Trek co-writer Bob Orci talking about getting help from the fans (here at TrekMovie.com), and also a quick behind-the-scenes moment with two Spocks!.
TrekMovie Readers Star Trek Halloween Costumes November 1, 2009by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Fandom,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
2009 has been a big year for Star Trek, including the return of Star Trek costumes from Rubies. Over the weekened a number of TrekMovie readers have shown their Star Trek pride and sent in pictures of their Trek costumes. Check them all out below.
Star Trek Online Begins Closed Beta + TrekMovie Giving Away Keys October 22, 2009by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Contest,Star Trek Online , comments closed
Cryptic Studio’s highly anticipated massive multiplayer game, Star Trek Online, is taking a big step towards its release today with the announcement that the game is now ready for the closed beta test. This is a big milestone that indicates the game is still on track for release in early 2010. We have details below on how you can enter, including a TrekMovie contest giving away a few guaranteed spots for the beta test. [UPDATE: TrekMovie contest over]Conventions/Events/Attractions,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
As we reported earlier this week, Star Trek: The Exhibition arrives this weekend in Los Angeles at the Hollywood & Center. The official opening day is Saturday, but there is a special preview on Friday night and readers of TrekMovie.com are invited, for free! Spaces are limited, find out how to get in below.
Star Trek Magazine Sweepstakes Offering Tons Of Star Trek Prizes August 13, 2009by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Contest,Merchandise , comments closed
The Official Star Trek Magazine has put together an awesome sweepstakes with loads of Star Trek merchandise up for grabs. There are four prize bundles plus some runner up prizes, with the Grand Prize worth over $1800. See below for more details and info on entering, plus a quick preview of the next issue of the Magazine.
VegasCon09: Friday – DS9 & Enterprise Panels + Spiner + TrekMovie Events + Remembering Majel + more August 8, 2009by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Celebrity,Conventions/Events/Attractions,DS9,ENT,Star Trek (2009 film),TNG,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
The Creation Entertainment official Star Trek Convention was back Friday with DS9 and Enterprise panels, Brent Spiner, Bob Picardo and Ethan Phillips performing, and a number of stars remembering Majel Barrett-Roddenberry. Stars talked about everything from the art of film, to the acting abilities of Spot the cat, to behind the scenes stories. We have a full report of the day (and final Star Trek showing) with pictures below.
TrekMovie Hosting ‘One Last Trek’ Star Trek Screening Friday @ VegasCon + TrekMovie on TrekCast August 3, 2009by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Star Trek (2009 film),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
TrekMovie is gearing up for the big Star Trek convention which kicks off this Thursday in Las Vegas. Last week we announced a pre-con TrekMovie meet-up on Wednesday, and today we are announcing a special ‘One Last Trek’ meet-up to watch the Star Trek movie at a local theater in Vegas, complete with post-movie Q&A and some prizes & give-aways. Details below, plus you can listen to my guest spot on the TrekCast podcast.Conventions/Events/Attractions,Trek Franchise,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
Next week is the annual official Star Trek convention in Las Vegas. This year has quite the stellar line-up, including the original Kirk, three Spocks and lots of first-time convention stars like Christopher Lloyd. There are also many night time activities lined up, including a TrekMovie meet-up and a Roddenberry party. Details below.Star Trek (2009 film),TrekMovie.com , comments closed
Today Airlock Alpha (formerly SyFyPortal) announced the nominees for their annual ‘Portal Awards’, covering all aspects of the world of genre entertainment. The new Star Trek movie received a number of nominations, as did other aspects of Star Trek (including TrekMovie.com itself). Details on that below, plus another site has a profile of TrekMovie.com.Books,Contest,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed
If you want to relive the Star Trek movie again and also get some more insights into the characters and events of the film, you can ‘listen’ to the movie via the audio book of the Alan Dean Foster adaptation. Today we have a clip from the audio book to sample it, and we are also giving away free copies, including one signed by the narrator, Zachary Quinto.
Report From Mexico City Star Trek Press Conference (w/ Pictures & Video) + JJ Talks Sequel June 4, 2009by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Star Trek (2009 film),Star Trek Into Darkness,TrekMovie.com , comments closed
The Star Trek movie has opened in most markets around the world, but there are a handful left, including Mexico this weekend. To promote the Mexican premiere JJ Abrams went down to Mexico City with Zachary Quinto, Roberto Orci and Zoe Saldana. We have video and images from the yesterday’s press conference, along with a few comments from Abrams about the Star Trek sequel.