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Sci-Fi Movie Review: Star Trek Into Darkness

[Star Trek into Darkness. Released May 2013. Directed by J.J. Abrams, Writers Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman. DVD/Blu-Ray released. As usual, this “post-viewing review” contains many spoilers.] For those who love fiery explosions, savage thudding beatings, and pacing so fast even the story is expendable – this is the heart of the new Star Trek […]
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Should junk science be banned from movies and television?

Most of you reading this will think – yeah, banning junk science that wouldn’t be bad – but you’re probably skeptical. You don’t need to work in the entertainment industry to know that scientific accuracy is almost never a priority. So a ban on bad science? Good luck with that – right? An academic complaint […]
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Sci-fi movie review: Star Trek (2009)

[Star Trek (2009), released on DVD and Blu-Ray. Directed by J.J. Abrams. Written by Robert Orci, Alex Kurtzman. This is a post-viewing review containing multiple spoilers, if for this movie, they can be called that.] This movie, Star Trek, the 2009 remake, or new universe, or whatever. It’s not a very good movie. As the […]
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