Star Trek

  • 'Star Trek' actor Chris Pine pleads guilty to DUI 17-03-2014 08:35 AM

    Wellington: Hollywood actor Chris Pine, known for playing Captain Kirk in the "Star Trek" movies, pleaded guilty Monday in a New Zealand court to a charge of drunken driving. The 33-year-old American was fined $93 New Zealand dollars ($79) and had his New Zealand driver's license suspended for six months...
  • Wow: sensory deprivation tank mutes senses, reduces users' stress 08-02-2014 01:21 PM

    Filled with salt water that is kept at body temperature, the sensory deprivation tank - which looks like a space ship from Star Trek - is the perfect way to switch off from the rest of the world. As the name suggests, the tank mutes the users' senses to leave...
  • 'Prizzi's Honor' actor Joseph Ruskin dies at 89 01-01-2014 11:19 AM

    Los Angeles: Film, television and stage actor Joseph Ruskin has died of natural causes at the age of 89. Ruskin garnered 124 television credits, including 'Mission: Impossible' and 'Star Trek,' and appeared in 25 films, namely 'The Magnificent Seven,' 'Prizzi's Honor' and 'Smokin' Aces'. The Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of...
  • 5 worst TV series finale ever 17-10-2013 05:20 PM

    New Delhi: "Now that i've let it sit for a week, the ending of Dexter was a bummer... Perfect example of a show that started off great and fell apart," tweeted 'Dexter' fan Mike Ferri. Agreed, it has been over a week since the finale of popular series 'Dexter' was...
  • JJ Abrams is not directing next 'Star Trek' film 13-09-2013 02:58 PM

    Los Angeles: Filmmaker JJ Abrams has confirmed that he will not be directing the next installment in the 'Star Trek' franchise. The 47-year-old director said he feels 'bittersweet' to be leaving his baby in the arms of someone else, reported E! online. "Whomever it is that directs the film will...
  • DiCaprio, Day-Lewis are my favourite Hollywood stars: Aamir Khan 13-05-2013 05:20 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood's superstar Aamir Khan, who completed his 25 years in filmdom this year, names 'Titanic' star Leonardo DiCaprio and three-times Oscar-winning actor Daniel Day-Lewis as his favourite Hollywood actors. "I like a few Hollywood stars. I tend to forget English names, I like Leonardo DiCaprio and Daniel Day-Lewis for...
  • 'Iron Man 3' beats 'The Great Gatsby' in box office showdown 13-05-2013 11:10 AM

    Tony Stark's superpowers lifted blockbuster 'Iron Man 3' back to the top of movie charts in the United States and Canada, beating out a strong debut over the weekend for lavish Jazz Age drama 'The Great Gatsby.' Coming off a gigantic opening a week earlier, 'Iron Man 3' commanded $72.5...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Go, Goa Gone', 'Gippi', 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' 11-05-2013 11:56 AM

    Rajeev Masand reviews zom-com 'Go, Goa, Gone', teen film 'Gippi' and Holyywood flick 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' this week. ...
  • Write your review: 'Star Trek - Into Darkness'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Star Trek - Into Darkness' won't bore you if you are willing to suspend disbelief. What do you think? Write your own...
  • 'Star Trek - Into Darkness' review: The film won't bore you 10-05-2013 11:37 PM

    Cast: Chris Pine, Karl Urban, Benedict Cumberbatch, Zoe Saldana Director: JJ Abrams Even if, like me, you weren't a fan of the Star Trek universe, or were mostly unfamiliar with its 40-year-old legacy, you'd have to admit that JJ Abrams' 2009 reboot was a fresh and accessible stand-alone sci-fi adventure....
  • Friday Releases: 'Go, Goa, Gone', 'Gippi', 'Star Trek Into Darkness' 10-05-2013 08:59 AM

    Fans of the Star Trek series can catch the sequel to the 2009 Star Trek film, 'Star Trek Into Darkness' and for Bollywood buffs its a toss up between a coming of age comedy or a zombie comedy. ...
  • Star Trek Into Darkness: Captain Kirk's fights for honour 09-05-2013 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: The latest film in the Star Trek franchise is opening in Indian theatres on May 10. The film has been directed by JJ Abrams and it features John Cho, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve, Bruce Greenwood, Simon Pegg and Chris Pine in the lead roles. The film, starring Chris...
  • Star Trek: Why are the makers deviating from the theme? 08-05-2013 11:34 AM

    London: Director J.J. Abrams is hoping to persuade mainstream film audiences to boldly go where they have never gone before and embrace the next instalment of 'Star Trek', a franchise usually reserved for sci-fi geeks. The man behind the cult TV series 'Alias' and 'Lost' told Reuters he initially hesitated...
  • 'Star Trek' scared me a lot, it terrified me: Chris Pine 06-04-2013 01:52 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Chris Pine reveals he wasn't too excited with the offer to feature in 2009 film 'Star Trek', initially. He says the sci-fi reboot was 'the furthest thing' from the dramatic parts he had dreamt of essaying. The Hollywood hunk was initially uninterested in joining J.J. Abrams' cast...
  • Star trek desks: Classrooms for the next generation? 23-11-2012 12:19 PM

    London: Scientists designing and testing what they hope might become the classroom of the future have found that 'Star Trek'-style multi-touch, multi-user desks can boost children's maths skills. A three-year project with 400 eight to 10-year olds found that using interactive 'smart' desks can have benefits over doing maths on...
  • 'Avatar' most pirated movie ever 13-10-2011 07:18 PM

    Los Angeles: James Cameron's 3-D blockbuster 'Avatar' is the most pirated movie in Hollywood history, according to a study released by TorrentFreak. The film has been downloaded some 21 million times since it was released in 2009. Cameron once touted 3D filmmaking as the entertainment industry's best hope for combating...
  • Star Trek 'teleportation' could be a reality soon 05-03-2011 12:12 PM

    London: The 'teleportation' of "Star Trek" could become a reality soon. Researchers are using a special laser called Bessel which could potentially draw small items towards a target. Tractor beams in "Star Trek" have long used a subspace or graviton interference pattern created by two beams to pull in their...
  • 'Spaceship' flat needs new captain 28-03-2007 07:38 AM

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  • Star Trek memorabilia at Christie's 07-10-2006 09:57 PM

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