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2009-06-29 08:00:00

EACH ISSUE WILL FEATURE EXCLUSIVE COVERS BY THREE DIFFERENT ARTISTS LOS ANGELES, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Exemplifying their commitment to produce sophisticated, intelligent and entertaining science fiction, Archaia and Roddenberry Productions announced the remaining creative teams on Days Missing, a highly anticipated, five-issue comic book mini-series debuting in August. The talent line-up includes a buzz-worthy mix of industry veterans and notable up-and-comers who will each add their...

2009-06-18 08:00:00

FIRST ISSUE OF NEW SERIES WILL RETAIL FOR ONLY 99 CENTS LOS ANGELES, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- With an eye toward recruiting top creators as part of their exclusive partnership, Archaia and Roddenberry Productions have brought on writer Phil Hester (Firebreather, The Darkness, Green Arrow), artist Frazer Irving (forthcoming Batman and Robin arc, Seven Soldiers of Victory) and cover artist Dale Keown (The Incredible Hulk and Pitt) to create the first issue of Days Missing, a new five-issue...

2009-05-15 15:11:00

HOUSTON, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Moviegoers likely will sit in crowded theaters to watch the new "Star Trek" movie, which premiered on May 8, but not NASA astronaut Michael Barratt. He will have the opportunity to watch the film aboard the International Space Station, while he and two crewmates fly 220 miles above Earth. The only thing missing will be the popcorn. Paramount Pictures transferred "Star Trek" to NASA's Mission Control in Houston, which then uplinked the film to the space...

2009-05-13 16:55:00

Interactive Exhibition at The Franklin together with the hit feature film, 'Star Trek: the IMAX Experience' PHILADELPHIA, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- STAR TREK: THE EXHIBITION will make its east coast debut Saturday, May 16 in the Mandell Center at The Franklin and run through September 20. The 12,500 square foot interactive exhibition contains the world's most comprehensive collection of authentic Star Trek ships, costumes and props from over 40 years of Star Trek. Beginning...

2009-05-11 17:34:00

Paramount Pictures Release Grosses $3 Million More on Sunday Elevating Opening Weekend Tally to $79.2 Million HOLLYWOOD, Calif., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The opening weekend tally for J.J. Abrams' "Star Trek" was substantially higher than initial estimates. The Paramount Pictures release grossed $79.2 million over the three day period in 3,849 locations, almost $3 million higher than initial estimates thanks to strong attendance on Mother's Day. Initially, the well-reviewed adventure was...

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2009-05-11 20:15:59

The opening weekend tally for Star Trek in the United States was $79.2 million, $3 million higher than initial estimates, Paramount Pictures said Monday. The figure reflects box-office receipts for the Friday through Sunday period in 3,849 locations. Initially, the movie was expected to bring in $18.3 million Sunday, but it ended up grossing $21 million, the studio said, crediting better than expected family attendance with the upsurge. The film also earned $7 million from advance screenings...

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2009-05-10 17:35:00

Paramount's 'Star Trek' reboot hit warp speed in its opening weekend at the U.S. box office, taking in $76.5 million, Daily Variety said Sunday. The figure includes $4 million from Thursday night plays. In addition, director J.J. Abrams' contemporary take on the venerable TV and feature film franchise grossed $35.5 million in 54 overseas markets, Variety said. The domestic gross is the second biggest of 2009, trailing only X-Men Origins: Wolverine, which took in $85 million when it opened...

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2009-05-09 17:55:00

Star Trek, the 11th movie based on the '60s TV series, took in $31 million on its U.S. opening day, one of Paramount's biggest openings ever, analysts said. Only Iron Man, which grossed $38.7 million in its 2008 opening, has done better for Paramount Pictures, Variety reported Saturday. The Star Trek total included $7 million in tickets for previews Thursday evening. The movie opened at 3,849 North American theaters Friday. Star Trek, directed by J.J. Abrams, takes the franchise back to its...

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2009-05-08 14:08:31

Actor Leonard Nimoy has read the Top 10 List of Lines Never Before Said in a Star Trek Film on Late Show with David Letterman in New York. Nimoy appeared on Thursday night's show to promote the new origins movie Star Trek, in which he reprises his iconic Spock role. The TV and movie icon read the List of Lines Never Before Said in a Star Trek Film as follows: 10. Warp factor 8! Arby's closes in 10 minutes. 9. We're entering a breach in the space-time continuum or a wormhole or some crazy...

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2009-05-01 09:15:00

Star Trek's original 1960s Capt. Kirk, William Shatner, skipped the glittery Los Angeles premiere of the 2009 film, observers said. With a galaxy of stars at Grauman's Chinese Theater to attend the official unveilingThursday of the Paramount feature Star Trek, including the original television series' Spock, Leonard Nimoy, and Chris Pine, who plays Kirk in the new movie, Shatner was a no-show, Britain's Daily Mail reported. The apparent snub came after Shatner complained he hadn't been cast...


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