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Eric Webb’s Star Trek XIII

During the interim between 2013’s Star Trek Into Darkness and 2016’s Star Trek Beyond, ideas were bandied about regarding what story should be told in the third installment of the

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Star Trek V: The Final Frontier in Review

With Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home becoming the greatest box-office success of the Star Trek film franchise up to that point (the film was released in 1986, to celebrate the 20th anniversary

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Strange New Worlds’ “Lift Us Where Suffering Cannot Reach” in Review

After the difference in tone between the action and thrills of “Memento Mori” a fortnight ago and the lightness and hijinks of “Spock Amok” last week, we have another complete change of tone

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Life is a Dream – The Final Frontier 33 Years On

James T. Kirk – “Excuse me, I’d just like to ask a question… What does God need with a starship?“ On this day in 1989, Star Trek V: The Final

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Filming Beyond Star Trek Beyond

After several apparent false starts, it appears that the long-gestating sequel to 2016’s Star Trek Beyond is finally gaining traction and “getting close to the starting line,” according to Paramount chief Brian

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The Wrath of Khan in Review

Captain Spock of the USS Enterprise is killed along with his crew and their new trainees in a thrilling opening to the second Star Trek film, making an immediate change

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Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Enters Production

The news that Star Trek: Discovery will be returning for a fifth season was first announced on 18 January this year. The fifth season renewal came as a surprise to

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Enterprise‘s “Terra Nova” in Review

The title of this episode refers to the name of the first Earth colony outside the solar system. The mission to learn the colony’s fate provides a glimpse into early

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From Hell’s Heart – 40 Years of The Wrath of Khan

“I don’t like to lose.” – James T. Kirk While Star Trek: The Motion Picture had been incredibly successful with fans of the series, the less-than-stellar critical acclaim it received

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Five Body-Swap Episodes

Body-swapping is a common fictional-media trope – a “Freaky Friday” phenomenon where one’s essence, “spirit,” or personality has been exchanged with another’s. A switch is flipped, a wand is waved,

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