Articles Tagged “star trek 2”

  • First Official Poster for Star Trek Into Darkness

    “Into Darkness,” the sequel to JJ Abram’s 2009 re-imagining of the Star Trek franchise, debuted its first official poster today. The cryptic art for the film features a charred city’s ruins that outline (in the shape of the Starfleet emblem) a lonely figure turned away from us. The iconic core characters are conspicuously absent, though […]

  • “Star Trek 2” Gets A Lousy Title

    We all knew the sequel to JJ Abrams’ 2009 Star Trek wouldn’t simply be called Star Trek 2. There would certainly be a colon and a subtitle in there, just like all the other Trek films. Paramount has finally confirmed the sequel’s full title, and it’s incredibly disappointing: Star Trek Into Darkness. There’s no typo there. I didn’t forget the […]

  • “Sherlock” Star To Play Villain In “Star Trek 2”

    If you haven’t watched the BBC’s Sherlock, you are sincerely missing out. It does everything right with the Holmes’ stories that the Robert Downey Jr. films got wrong. Part of that comes from the performance by Benedict Cumberbatch as Holmes, and Hollywood has taken notice. The thespian appeared in Spielberg’s War Horse this winter (he’s […]

  • Here’s Good News And Bad News About “Star Trek 2”

    Precisely one month ago we reported that Benicio del Torro was in talks to play the villain in J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek 2. Since then there’s been a flurry of argument over whether or not del Torro would be playing Khan, culminating with Abrams issuing a statement to HitFix on the matter: “Not true.” However, […]

  • Benicio del Torro Is The Villain In “Star Trek 2”

    J.J. Abrams is knee deep in prepping Star Trek 2, and Variety reports he’s courting Benicio del Torro to play the pic’s villain. The name, race, and role of the villain is being kept very hush hush, even del Torro doesn’t know the specifics. But the offers out there for him to take it, and […]

  • Paramount Makes A Shocking Choice For Their “Star Trek 2” Director

    It’s been long considered a done deal, but Trekkies have been fretting about whether or not J.J. Abrams would direct the second Star Trek since the first hit theaters and gave the franchise a much needed shot in the arm. Today, they can all calm down. Today, Paramount has announced the official director of Star […]