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  1. Comic-Con: What to Watch for on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... some casting to be revealed for characters from the Land of Untold Stories - perhaps Sinbad and Scheherazade. Star Trek (Saturday, 2-3 p.m., Hall H) Celebrating 50 years, the star-studded panel will feature William Shatner and other franchise stars ...


  2. John Cho's kiss with onscreen husband cut from Star Trek BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    The actor, who plays Hikaru Sulu in the sci-fi film franchise, recently revealed the iconic character would have a husband in the new movie, making him the first gay character in the Star Trek universe. However, the news got some surprising backlash from openly gay George Takei, who played Sulu on TV and in the early Star Trek movies, insisting the decision to make USS Enterprise's third officer gay is not what creator Gene Roddenberry would have wanted.


  3. 5 Queer Episodes From Star Trek History Worth RevisitingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Queerty

    Star Trek Beyond , the latest installment in the adventures of the reimagined original crew, flies into theaters today and will bring with it the franchise's first gay character in the form of helmsman Hikaru Sulu . But while this is uncharted territory for Star Trek 's official cannon , the franchise's various TV series did touch on a few LGBT issues with some clever story lines and allegories during their runs.


  4. Comic-Con 2016: Day 3 Celebrate Star Trek's 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    Having lived long and prospered for almost a half-century, the 50th anniversary of the "Star Trek'' franchise will be celebrated Saturday at Comic-Con International at the San Diego Convention Center. A panel featuring William Shatner, who portrayed Capt.


  5. 'Star Trek Beyond' heads for $60M opening weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Paramount's "Star Trek Beyond" is dominating the U.S. box office, blasting off for an impressive weekend of as much as $60 million at 3,928 locations, early estimates showed Friday. It's a solid start for the 13th film in the durable franchise, following a summer that's seen notably disappointing performances from several sequels.


  6. Mark Zuckerberg's big video bet faces the same fundamental...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... BuzzFeed and The New York Times (as well as Business Insider) and public figures like swimmer Michael Phelps and "Star Trek" actor George Takei, according to the Wall Street Journal. That's a big warning sign to analyst Andrew Left, who has been ...


  7. How this man became Comic-Cona s shoe shining Capt. KirkRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... sitting at its helm as Captain James T. Kirk from the classic television science-fiction series, “Star Trek.” “I really don't do very well Comic-Con weekend, because it's summer and it's sandal and tennis show weather. But I do ...


  8. Posterized: Star Trek FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    ... let's do a Posterized. We'll include the series (which each get one poster) in this roundup. So how many of the 19 Star Trek adventures have you seen? Star Trek (1966-1969) - the originals Star Trek: The Animated Series (1973-1974) - the spinoff. ...


  9. Forever Captain Kirk: William Shatner opens up about "fandom...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    It's a big year for "Star Trek." The venerable franchise turns 50. Therefore, by association, it's a big year for William Shatner, too.


  10. New "Star Trek" goes beyond its predecessorsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    Fifty years have passed since TV audiences were swept into a captivating future of unity and diversity with Gene Roddenberry's "Star Trek." Several generations of shows and films have succeeded the original show since then with varying degrees of quality, but the rebooted movie series is now three for three.


  11. Star Trek Beyond' Reviews: 5 Reasons Critics Love ItRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    "Star Trek Beyond" diverged from its original director J.J. Abrams to Justin Lin , but the switch-up didn't seem to deter critics from loving the 13th installment in the franchise. The film, which opens in theaters July 22, received an 86 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes .


  12. The New 'Star Trek' TV Series Lines Up Its First DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | /film

    2016 is a good year for Star Trek fans, with a new movie in theaters right now and a gigantic art show tribute at Comic-Con and a new documentary about Leonard Nimoy arriving in just a few months. This whole 50th anniversary thing is pretty cool. ...


  13. Big screen spectacle 'Star Trek Beyond' pays tribute to Nimoy, YelchinRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Deseret News

    The crew works like clockwork, but a bored Captain James T. Kirk stands in front of a closet full of identical uniforms and laments that his life has become "episodic." The joke may be a nod to the original 1960s TV series, but it also sets a tone for "Star Trek Beyond," which feels more like an episode than either of Pine's first two stints in the iconic captain's chair.


  14. Five more things you should know about Star Trek Beyond, according to the castRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    The cast of Star Trek Beyond shared their thoughts on the third film of the franchise reboot, filmed in and around Vancouver last summer. Here are five things you should know about what they had to say.


  15. Star Trek Beyond': 7 Easter Eggs and In Jokes to Look ForRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SFGate

    There is no doubt that Paramount intends "Star Trek Beyond" to appeal to a wide audience. But, as Kirk, Spock and the rest of the U.S.S. Enterprise embark on a new, dangerous adventure, filmmakers have made sure to embed some secret treasures for general fans and trekkies alike.


  16. Review: Star Trek Beyond (2016) ...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    Justin Lin, the director behind 4 of the "Fast & Furious" films, takes over the Star Trek franchise from J.J. Abrams which means you can expect lots of action and special effects but you may be surprised that Lin also "boldly goes where no man has gone before," unless, of course, you count series creator Gene Roddenberry. "Beyond" feels like an episode of the old television series and it helps that the cast is now six years older and closer in age to their small screen counterparts.


  17. Star Trek Beyond': What You Need to Know Before Beaming Up...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SFGate

    Haven't seen "Star Trek" or "Into Darkness"? We're here to get you caught up with J.J. Abrams' alternate reality If you're interested in seeing "Star Trek: Beyond" this weekend but have never seen an Enterprise adventure before, don't despair. The third film in the rebooted franchise keeps the callbacks to J.J. Abrams ' pair of "Trek" films to a minimum.


  18. Beyond shows venerable 50-year-old Star Trek continuing to prosperRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Seattle Gay News

    by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN A&E Writer STAR TREK BEYOND Now playing From the moment Paramount Pictures and then director J.J. Abrams brought their new iteration of Gene Roddenberry's Star Trek to the screen in 2009, there has been the thought the ...


  19. 'Star Trek Beyond': Phasers set on 'meh' in J.J. Abrams franchise's latestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    In this image released by Paramount Pictures, Zachary Quinto and Karl Urban appear in a scene from "Star Trek Beyond." Steven Rea is the movie critic.


  20. Gay SuluRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Sunnyvale Sun

    One of the best loved characters in the "Star Trek" universe is beaming out of the closet in the new installment of the beloved science-fiction franchise. Hikaru Sulu, helmsman of the USS Enterprise and played by John Cho, is shown in "Star Trek Beyond" to be a loving father in a same-sex relationship, according to Australia's Herald Sun newspaper.