Armchair Mogul
The (backseat) driving force behind Hollywood. Way behind.

Posts Tagged ‘Star Trek

STAR TREK: The Measure of a Fan

May 20, 2013

All this talk about NuTrek got me thinking about old Trek and sci-fi in general – which, to be honest, I’m usually on the brink of doing at any given moment anyway, so…win-win. Sci-fi has always been at its heart, a series of spiffed-up morality tales; an effort to explore and answer life’s BIG QUESTIONS: […]

To Boldly Go Where We’ve All Gone Before…?

November 24, 2009

Yes, I like the Star Trek.  Yes, it’s by far the most entertaining of the Trek movies. But has it ushered in a new age of Star Trek mania?  Is it the new face of science fiction?  Are we seeing the birth of a new series of voyages or is this new Trek just a flash […]

CAST THIS: Khan Noonien Singh

November 18, 2009

Arguably one of the biggest fanboy faves in the Star Trek Universe… Khan Noonien Singh… stabbed at us with hell’s heart in the old Star Trek series, and later in Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan. Played so perfectly over the top by Ricardo Montalban, it’s hard to think of anyone EVER taking up […]