…Go Above and Beyond

In its third film, director Justin Lin takes the reigns from J.J. Abrams and takes the new Star Trek franchise to a place it hasn’t been before…the old franchise. In “Star Trek Beyond,” the new series embraces its roots, and has a little bit more fun. The crew of the USS Enterprise is in the middle…

…Hit the Wall

It’s been a good summer for the long-shot blockbusters. “Ant-Man” proved that Marvel still knows what they’re doing. “Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation” showed that it’s still going strong. Even “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.,” a movie based on a 1960s television show that many of us have never heard of, surprised us. It’s been a nice long…

…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…