When James Corrick launched the first TusCon Science Fiction Convention with Carol DePriest in 1974, 2013 was a year straight out of an Arthur C. Clarke novel.
“Star Trek Into Darkness” (PG-13, 132 minutes, in English and Klingon with subtitles, Paramount): Bright, bold, playful and ingenious, action impresario J.J. Abrams’ prequel to the classic 1960s television show (and subsequent film series) possesses equal amounts of respect and cheek. The ne…
No. 33: "Star Trek" -- This undated file photo shows actors in the TV series "Star Trek," from left, Leonard Nimoy as Commander Spock, William Shatner as Captain Kirk, DeForest Kelley as Doctor McCoy and James Doohan as Commander Scott. (AP Photo/Paramount Television/File)
The box office top 10 movies for the weekend May 31-June 1. Follow links in the captions to the movie trailer.
LOS ANGELES - "Star Trek" has always been about more than a spaceship crew hurtling through the cosmos - over the decades, the sci-fi series in all its forms has tackled earthly issues such as race, gender and war.
WASHINGTON — He’s not a dictator and won’t entertain the idea of a “Jedi mind-meld” with opponents. There’s no “secret formula or special sauce” he can slip foes to make them see things his way. And not to worry, he says, the situation may look dire but won’t be an “apocalypse.”
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Zachary Quinto as Spock, left, Benedict Cumberbatch as John Harrison, and Chris Pine as Capt. Kirk return to the final frontier when "Star Trek: Into Darkness" begins its voyage in May.