Star Trek (2009) A Fan’s Film Review

By my early 30s, I was fully prepared to accept that the box office failure of Star Trek: Nemesis in

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Star Trek: Nemesis, A Fan’s Film Review

What can I say for the lowest-grossing Star Trek film in the franchise’s history; the only Star Trek film to not make Number 1 at the box office on its opening[..]

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Star Trek: Insurrection, A Fan’s Film Review

At the time of its release, Insurrection seemed like the perfect antidote for the level of darkness that was permeating the franchise. Between the stopping of the Borg invasion in First Contact and the Dominion War arc on Deep Space Nine [..]

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Where no (wo)man will go again?

It’s fitting. Women were the driving force behind the petitions to keep Star Trek on the air. Many of the most prominent fans were women, running a myriad [..]

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Star Trek: First Contact, A Fan’s Film Review

The beautiful thing about the end of an era is that a new beginning succeeds it. Not long after the death of Captain James T. Kirk on the big screen, I [..]

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Star Trek: Generations, A Fan’s Film Review

For me, Generations wound up being the feel-good film of 1994. While not generally regarded as a great Star Trek film, it was the right story for that point in my life and provided some welcome relief [..]

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Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country, A Fan’s Film Review

It just so happened that we were studying Hamlet in my English class during my senior year of high school when this, the last Star Trek film to feature the entire original cast [..]

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Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, A Fan’s Film Review

When first released, The Final Frontier was predicted to be one of the biggest hits of the summer of 1989 and it did have the biggest opening weekend of any Star Trek film up to that time, but it [..]

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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, A Fan’s Film Review

Forever remembered as “the one with the whales”, The Voyage Home became the first Star Trek movie to truly gain mainstream acceptance [..]

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Book Review – A Trek Fan And Fanfiction History

Boldly Writing – A Trek Fan and Fanfiction History 1967 – 1987 by Joan Marie Verba is a quietly wonderful book which will appeal to those with an interest in the roots of fan fiction [..]

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