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Trekkies Guide To Twitter February 16, 2009

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Celebrity,Science/Technology, , comments closed

Social networking and microblogging are the latest buzz words around the internet these days. Twitter is a social networking site that has become home to many celebrities, news organizations, and companies that want to join the conversation. Lately, there has been an surge of Star Trek alums, and even TrekMovie has joined in on the fun. Now, we take a more in depth look at life on Twitter, from a Trekkie’s perspective.

Esurance ‘Biggest Trekkie’ Video of the Week (week 2)

by Staff , Filed under: Contest,Marketing/Promotion,Star Trek (2009 film), , comments closed

You have just 17 days to submit a video to the new Esurance Star Trek site explaining how you are the ‘biggest Trekkie’ and get a chance to win a trip to the premiere of Paramount’s new Star Trek movie. Each week TrekMovie picks one entry as our video of the week, hopefully giving one of our readers a boost. Check this weeks entry below [note video autoplays after you hit 'more'].


Esurance ‘Biggest Trekkie’ Video of the Week February 9, 2009

by Staff , Filed under: Contest,Marketing/Promotion,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed

Esurance, Paramount’s new Star Trek promotional partner has a new cool website ( with behind the scenes video, movie assets, and a ‘Biggest Trekkie’ video contest, with the winner going to the Hollywood premiere. Starting today TrekMovie will feature one of these videos as our weekly favorite, and award the weekly winner with an Esurance Star Trek T-Shirt. Check it out below [note video autoplays after you hit 'more'].


Library Computer: Review “Mirror Universe: Shards & Shadows” Anthology (Pt. 2) + Books Give-away Contest January 21, 2009

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Contest , comments closed

This week, the Library Computer brings you part two of our look at "Shards and Shadows", the latest Mirror Universe anthology collection from the folks over at Pocket Books. This week’s stories revolve around the 24th century era, so strap in, and get ready for some action, some intrigue, and Lwaxana Troi pulling a Mona Stangley. Plus we kick off a new book give-away trivia contest.


Messenger Bag Contest Winners Announcement + Reminder Of Laptop Contest Deadline January 15, 2009

by Staff , Filed under: Contest,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed

Last week we kicked off a TrekMovie contest to win a couple of Star Trek messenger bags, courtesy of Intel and Lenovo, and there were quite a few entries. Find out who won below.  Also, we want to remind you all that the deadline to enter the Lenovo laptop contest ends tonight at midnight (Pacific).


TrekMovie Giving Away Star Trek Messenger Bags + 1 Week Left To Enter Lenovo Laptop Contest January 7, 2009

by Staff , Filed under: Contest,Star Trek (2009 film) , comments closed

Intel and Lenovo are promotional partners for the Paramount’s new Star Trek movie (see the cool In November we reported they are running a contest giving away 5 ‘Star Trek’ customized laptops and you have just a week left to enter. Lenovo has also provided TrekMovie with two customized Star Trek messenger bags to give away to our readers. Details below.


Keep Track of TrekMovie On Twitter January 6, 2009

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: , comments closed

Want to follow TrekMovie even more closely? Want to know what we are working on before it is on the site? Well now you can by using the popular social networking site Twitter. TrekMovie now has its own Twitter page which you can ‘follow’ and keep up to date on what is going on and coming up, from More details below.


Deep Thoughts On Star Trek Trailer From TrekMovie Contributors November 23, 2008

by Staff , Filed under: Editorial,Star Trek (2009 film), , comments closed

The Star Trek trailer hit the Trek world by storm this week, including the contributors to Anthony, the Editor in Chief, has weighed in with his trailer review (and his 20 minute preview analysis), but today some of the other contributors put in their two cents on the trailer, including some observations from their unique perspectives.


Alternate Realities DVD & Book Giveaway Trivia Contest – Day 10 October 4, 2008

by Staff , Filed under: Books,Contest,DVD/Blu-ray, , comments closed

Today is the last day of the DVD & Book Giveaway contest, in conjunction with CBS Home Entertainment and Pocket Books, and today’s trivia question takes us into the alternative time line of a fan favorite TNG episode. Goto the CONTEST PAGE to read the question and enter. Remember you can enter once for every day of the contest

Announcing Alternate Realities DVD & Book Giveaway Trivia Contest September 25, 2008

by Staff , Filed under: Books,Contest,DVD/Blu-ray , comments closed

Today kicks of 10 days of giveaways. Each day for the next ten days we will pose a Trek trivia question and one lucky fan who answers correctly will get the new new Alternate Realities DVD set and two Myriad Universe books, courtesy of CBS Home Entertainment and Pocket Books. See below for details to enter the contest


TrekMovie’s New View Of The 2nd Star Trek Character Posters August 18, 2008

by Staff , Filed under: ST09 Cast,Star Trek (2009 film), , comments closed

You knew this was coming. Following on from our previous ‘new view’ of the original Comic Con 2008 Star Trek teaser posters, TrekMovie now brings you a ‘decolorized’ version of the four new posters which were revealed at Official Star Trek Convention in Las Vegas. Now you can get a better look at Cho, Pegg, Urban and Yelchin.   

VegasCon 08: TrekMovie Arrives + Preview Of Event August 6, 2008

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions, , comments closed

The Creation official Star Trek Convention at the Las Vegas Hilton kicks off this morning and is on the scene and ready to go. This week we will be bringing you wall to wall coverage of the event and beyond with multiple reporters on the scene. See below for some of the highlights we can expect to be reporting on. For this week, what happens in Vegas will definitely not be staying in Vegas.

TrekMovie’s New View Of The New Star Trek Poster July 30, 2008

by Staff , Filed under: Star Trek (2009 film), , comments closed

The big Star Trek event for Comic Con 2008 was the brand new poster (or actually 4 posters) which revealed four cast images for the first time. The poster was well received, but it was also highly stylized, saturating the Trek crew with colors from the traditional TOS uniforms (gold, red and blue). So TrekMovie decided it would be interesting to ‘reverse engineer’ the actual images from the poster as they might appear in the movie.   

TrekMovie Guide To Comic Con 2008 July 22, 2008

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Abrams,Conventions/Events/Attractions,Orci/Kurtzman,Sci-Fi,ST09 Cast,Star Trek (2009 film),Trek Franchise, , comments closed

On Thursday of this week tens of thousands will descend on San Diego California for the ultimate nerd-gasm that is Comic Con. Although there is no big panel for the new Star Trek film, TrekMovie is still going to report on all the other Trek happenings at the Paramount booth and with the other Trek licensee booths, Trek panels and with the various Trek celebrities who will be there. Today we have a full Trekkie guide to Comic Con 2008.


Creation Vegas 08 Con Shaping Up To Be Huge + TrekMovie Ticket Contest

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Conventions/Events/Attractions,Trek Franchise, , comments closed

On August 6th Creation’s official Star Trek convention kicks off at the Las Vegas Hilton for five days of Trek craziness with 15,000 Trek fans being entertained with events and dozens of Trek stars including the Spocks, Zachary Quinto and Leonard Nimoy. TrekMovie will be there reporting every day. We have details on the week, plus a give-away contest, check it all out below.  


Listen To TrekMovie’s Anthony On SyFyRadio July 2, 2008

by Staff , Filed under: , comments closed

UPDATED: Editor-in-Chief Anthony Pascale was the guest Wednesday night on SyFyRadio, the weekly Internet radio show/podcast for SyFyPortal. You can listen to the program or download it by going to, there is also an embedded player below (click ‘more’)


Abrams Decries Spoilers – Defends Secrecy June 3, 2008

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Star Trek (2009 film), , comments closed

JJ Abrams loves a good mystery and, as an amateur magician, loves a big surprise. One look at his TV show Lost and his feature film Cloverfield and you can see that he has taken the art of a secret to a new level…and his new Star Trek film is no exception. Now Abrams talks to the Jossip blog about why he doesn’t like them spoilers.
(more…) Comments Being Taken A Bit Too Seriously May 27, 2008

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Fandom, , comments closed

On Sunday shared some exclusive preview pics of a Star Trek themed cake to be featured in an upcoming episode of the Food Network show “Ace of Cakes.” The article spawned many comments here and some sites and blogs picked up the story (as per usual). But then some other sites decided to focus on the comments and took one in particular way too seriously.

Science Friday: Phoenix Preview and Give-away Edition May 23, 2008

by Kayla Iacovino , Filed under: Contest,Science/Technology , comments closed

This week here at TrekMovie, we are celebrating the upcoming landing of the Phoenix Mars mission with information about where to watch the events unfold live, a special Phoenix Mars Lander giveaway, and a sweet video! Also, we’ve got a new Cassini watch, a supernova seen in action for the first time, the truth behind the “crystal skulls”, and our gadget of the week: The Telectroscope.


Grand Slam XVI: Behind the scenes Star Trek photos from Roberto Orci April 13, 2008

by Anthony Pascale , Filed under: Orci/Kurtzman,Star Trek (2009 film), , comments closed

The sponsored Grand Slam XVI: Q&A with Bob Orci has just started (Alex couldn’t make it due to a last minute thing). Bob sent over three exclusive fun little pictures from behind the scenes of the new Star Trek movie (with maybe a little spoiler). This article is timed so you folks in land can see a bit of what they are seeing in Burbank at the same time.
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