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Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens – The Joyous Case for Merely Good

As presented on HOUR OF THE WOLF.
I’m going through a terminal case of the Christmas blues right now, and the last thing I want to talk about is STAR WARS EPISODE SEVEN: THE FORCE AWAKENS. Not because it’s a bad film, because it isn’t — J.J. Abrams isn’t God, but he is a good director, [...]

Fantastic Valley Update – 06/10/2013: Short News Video Podcast

J.J. Abrams announces production start for STAR WARS VII… the TRANSFORMERS gets some new recruits… APARTMENT 1303 3D is available for occupancy…
From the luxurious Cinefantastique Studios in NYC, Dan Persons brings you up-to-date on what’s going on in the world of genre media.

STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS: CFQ Spotlight Podcast 4:20

STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS: CFQ Spotlight Podcast 4:20

STAR TREK is back, Captain Kirk (Chris Pine) is still flouting the rules, director J.J. Abrams is still dividing the fan base, but amazingly, inconceivably, there’s no dissent within the Cinefantastique Online ranks this time: Steve Biodrowski, Lawrence French, and Dan Persons all agree that STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS is supreme, quintessential TREK adventure. Telling [...]

Star Trek Into Darkness: Review

Star Trek Into Darkness: Review

Director J.J. Abrams is back in the captain’s chair, piloting the U.S.S. Enterprise through more explosions, more lens flare – in fact, more of just about everything that disenchanted Trekkies with STAR TREK (2009) – and this time all of it is enhanced with enough eye-popping 3D to make these angry fans switch their phasers [...]

Star Trek Into Darkness Extended Preview Playing at IMAX Theaters

Star Trek Into Darkness Extended Preview Playing at IMAX Theaters

If you’re going to see THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY at an IMAX theater this weekend, you’re a lucky person! You get to spend $6.95 on a medium soda! Also, you’ll likely be seeing the first 9 minutes of STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS, J.J. Abrams curiously titled follow up to his highly praised franchise reboot. [...]

'STAR TREK: Into Darkness' trailer

‘STAR TREK: Into Darkness’ trailer

Japanese “Announcement” Trailer with Extra footage, plus Advance poster and synopsis. POSSILE SPOILERS

'Star Trek 2' Fight Scene — BTS Clip

‘Star Trek 2′ Fight Scene — BTS Clip

Spock fights SHERLOCK Star in Behind the Scenes footage.

'Trek 2' Getting Re-writes

‘Trek 2′ Getting Re-writes

STAR TREK sequel writer addresses rewrites of the film while in production.

'Dr. Who' Actor joins 'Star Trek 2'

‘Dr. Who’ Actor joins ‘Star Trek 2′

Appeared in the first two seasons of the revived DOCTOR WHO, beaming to TREK

'Micronauts' Gets Writers

‘Micronauts’ Gets Writers

70’s Toyline joins the merchandise to movie movement.