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Op-Ed: Paramount drops lawsuit against Star Trek fan film

Paramount Studios have dropped legal action against the Kickstarter-funded fan film Axanar. Personal intervention by Star Trek Beyond producer JJ Abrams solved the problem. Far more importantly, Paramount is doing guidelines for fan-made media.

Review: ‘10 Cloverfield Lane’ harbours many secrets under the surface Special

‘10 Cloverfield Lane’ isn’t your typical sequel and it’s the better for it as the tension in a bomb shelter begins to make the external threat seem tolerable.

Review: ’10 Cloverfield Lane’ — Trailer

J.J. Abrams is producing a possible sequel to the found footage blockbuster ‘Cloverfield’ and as always, it’s very hush- hush.

Review: ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ delivers on promise of greatness Special

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ was more than worth the wait as it delivers in every respect & will likely rocket to the year’s biggest (and possibly best) movie in spite of a late release as the temptation for multiple viewings is difficult to deny.

Teaser trailer out for miniseries of Stephen King's '11.22.63'

Recently it was reported that the Stephen King novel, "11/22/63" was being adapted to an eight-part miniseries on Hulu. The story tells the tale of a man, going back in time to try to stop the assassination of US President John F. Kennedy.

Film vs. Digital: Can there ever be a winner?

The film vs. digital debate has been waged for more than a decade with the latter gaining momentum. So why were two of the most anticipated December releases — ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ and ‘The Hateful Eight’ — still shot on film?

Review: The Force Awakens — Trailer

With expectations higher than ever before, 'Star Wars Episode 7: The Force Awakens' brings a new hope to a series that many hold as scripture.

Star Wars announces new teaser trailer & Twitter emojis

J.J. Abrams and company came through with some major ‘The Force Awakens’ reveals at the 2015 Star Wars Celebration in California.

Carrie Fisher awarded Irish Oscar in L.A.

Los Angeles - Carrie Fisher has been honored with an Irish Oscar Wilde award in Los Angeles. The award was presented by Stephen Fry, with Star wars director J.J. Abrams in attendance. Warning: This article contains a possible Star Wars spoiler.

First trailer for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ is finally here

The first teaser trailer for ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ shows glimpses of the upcoming battle between light and dark. The film will be released Dec. 18, 2015, and actors Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill return to the classic saga.

New ‘Star Wars’ call-to-action video reveals X-Wing

In continued support of UNICEF’s Innovation Lab and programs, director J.J. Abrams thanks fans and ups the ante for the last week of the campaign.

Lupita Nyong'o Cast in Star Wars: Episode 7

The rumor mill can finally quell its churning — after much speculation, Lupita Nyong'o is finally confirmed to play a role in the newest installment of the "Star Wars" franchise.

Star Wars: Force for Change — Two fans to star in ‘Star Wars VII’

J. J. Abrams is offering two “Star Wars” fans the opportunity of a lifetime: the chance to appear in the latest “Star Wars” movie, currently filming in Abu Dhabi — and all in the name of raising money for disadvantaged children around the world.

Star Wars auditions begin in the U.K.

The auditions for the next installment of 'Star Wars' have begun in the U.K. Aside from the returning old crew, the filmmakers are keen to cast a new tranche of unknowns.

'Star Wars: Episode VII' screenwriter exits, two take over

There has been a shake-up with the new "Star Wars" movie. Two new writers, both familiar with writing blockbuster scripts, are taking over screenwriting duties from Michael Arndt.

Casting call hints at return of classic 'Star Wars' character

London - It seems as though one of the most beloved "Star Wars" characters might be brought back to the new film. Here's a hint: he's really hairy.

Billy Burke is talkin' about television's 'Revolution' Special

Portraying the unlikely hero of the action/drama series ‘Revolution’ (now on Blu-ray/DVD), the former 'Twilight' actor sheds light on the first season of the hit show and what's next for the survivors of a world left in darkness in its sophomore year.

'Star Trek 3' won't be done entirely without J.J. Abrams

It has been assumed for a while that J.J. Abrams was not going to be directing Star Trek III. Taking on Star Wars Episode VII seemed like a big enough task that the much sought-after director would be far too busy to do both.

J.J. Abrams to release novel with Doug Dorst

If you're a huge fan of J.J. Abrams' work, then hopefully you're ready to lose yourself in a book. Yes, you read that correctly.

'Star Trek Into Darkness' now opening May 16, 2013 Special

The overwhelming ticket demand for a special sneak peek is causing Paramount Pictures to move up the release date of 'Star Trek Into Darkness.' Additionally, Zachary Quinto and Leonard Nimoy star in a hilarious new Audi ad.

Meet J.J Abrams and the cast of 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Special

View new, exclusive featurettes from the upcoming sequel. Fans of the highly-anticipated motion picture 'Star Trek Into Darkness' can also register for a chance to experience the latest voyage of the U.S.S. Enterprise with the cast and director.

Update Hollywood J.J. Abrams directing Star Wars confirmed Disney

Star Trek director J.J. Abrams signed deal a on Thursday to direct Disney's new Star Wars film do in theaters in 2015. Abrams has his second Star Trek film 'Into the Darkness' scheduled for release May 17.

'Star Trek Into Darkness' Alert! Free App & Premiere Sweepstakes

As the May 17 premiere of the 'Star Trek' sequel draws near, fans across North America can soon download an exclusive app & now enter a sweepstakes to attend the premiere of the film. 'STID' star, Alice Eve, offers instructions and news on the film.

Review: Lost TV series — Time travel, drama and action on Netflix Special

When I was a child, I was introduced to time travel after reading A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle. I'm not particularly a fan of science fiction but I do love the genre of time travel.

Catch a sneak peek of 'Star Trek Into Darkness' in IMAX 3D Special

'Star Trek' fans can now see the first 9 minutes of the hotly-anticipated, shrouded-in-secrecy sequel to the first film of the rebooted 'Star Trek' film franchise exclusively on 288 IMAX 3D screens throughout North America.

Get ready to be immersed in the next 'Star Trek' film in May 2013

By the end of summer 2012, there just may be a super hero glut. But, that doesn't mean the box office will not be kind to those movies. So far, "The Avengers" is taking a huge piece of that summer blockbuster pie.

Op-Ed: Waiting for Alcatraz

The new series from J.J. Abrams makes this writer think about America's abandoned prisons, insane asylums and power stations. And the brilliant work of Matthew Christopher.
 

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A scene from  Star Wars: The Force Awakens
A scene from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'
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John Boyega in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'
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Director JJ Abrams
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 Star Wars: Episode VII  director J.J. Abrams  update regarding Star Wars: Force for Change
'Star Wars: Episode VII' director J.J. Abrams' update regarding Star Wars: Force for Change
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A scene from  Star Wars: The Force Awakens
A scene from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'
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Actor Billy Burke stars as Miles Matheson in the hit television series  Revolution
Actor Billy Burke stars as Miles Matheson in the hit television series 'Revolution'
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Mr. Spock (Zachary Quinto) and Captain Kirk (Chris Pine) greet a vistor (Benedict Cumberbatch) in the first officially released image from the upcoming sequel 'Star Trek Into Darkness'
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Millennium Falcon vs TIE fighters in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'
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Chris Pine, Simon Pegg, Alice Eve, Zoe Saldana, Zachary Quinto, J.J. Abrams and Benedict Cumberbatch (Back row, left to right) Noel Clarke, Bryan Burk, Karl Urban, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Damon Lindelof at the premiere for 'Star Trek Into Darkness' in Leicester Square, London, May 2, 2013.
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A fiery scene from the trailer for the upcoming sequel 'Star Trek Into Darkness'
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Daisy Ridley in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'
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Zachary Quinto and Chris Pine star in the highly-anticipated  Star Trek Into Darkness
Zachary Quinto and Chris Pine star in the highly-anticipated 'Star Trek Into Darkness'
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A scene from the trailer for the upcoming sequel 'Star Trek Into Darkness'
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Sith with red T-shaped lightsaber in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'
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A scene from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'
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