…Get Lost

Happy “Lost” Day! That’s “Lost” as in the television series, from the mind of J.J. Abrams, that had, and still has, millions obsessing over the mysterious island and its inhabitants. If you’re still wondering why, well, I have six random numbers for you: 4 8 15 16 23 42. True “Lost” nerds will recognize those…

…Boldly Go

“Star Trek: Into Darkness” opens right in the middle of an Enterprise mission. As you would expect, the simple mission (save a primitive planet from total destruction) is not going according to plan. Spock (Zachary Quinto) is stuck in a volcano and Captain Kirk (Chris Pine) is stuck with the decision to leave his first…

…Be Logical

With the latest installment of Star Trek now in theaters it’s time to start up the age old debate—Star Trek or Star Wars? It’s an even trickier topic since it was announced that J.J. Abrams, the director of the Star Trek series, will be taking the helm for the next chapter of the Star Wars…

…protect against tyranny

Apparently I’m in a sci-fi mood this week, so prepare yourselves.  This time I’m leaving “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…” and heading towards “Space: the final frontier.” That’s right, today’s movie topic is all about the latest Star Trek scandal. As I’m sure Trekkie readers of our blog already know, there was…

…use the Force

It was only a few weeks ago that Star Wars connoisseurs were informed that J.J. Abrams may continue their beloved saga. Now, it has been confirmed and even more potentially thrilling news (or soul crushing depending on which side of the Force you reside on) has been revealed.

…keep rolling

You may not know much about J.J. Abrams’ “Super 8,” but would you expect anything less from the creator of “Lost”?  It’s kind of his thing. Combine Abrams’ knack for conspiracy with producer Steven Spielberg’s box office prowess, and you have a recipe for blockbuster gold. Does it deliver? Yes. Does it deliver it in…