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What’s the definition of a fan film? Apparently anything involving copyrighted material produced by filmmakers at any cost whatsover, so long as they don’t profit. They’re not necessarily low-budget amateur works funded by fans’ spare income anymore. Not in the age of crowdfunding. Today, a team can go on Kickstarter and Indiegogo and raise more than a million dollars for something that will… Continue reading This Million-Dollar 'Star Trek' Movie Is a Fan Film on Steroids

After last week’s super-sized 100th column, it’s time to get back on track with another roundup of comics, collectibles, movies, and other assorted geekery to look for this month. Along with the reboot of Fantastic Four arriving in theaters soon, there’s also an impressive number of lower-profile films you might want to keep on your radar, as well as a long list… Continue reading Your Ultimate August Geek Guide: An X-Files Anthology, A Star Trek Crossover, and More

Today is a good day for geek franchises. We’ve already gotten some Marvel tidbits, most notably that the new standalone Spider-Man movie would be taking notes from John Hughes’ high school movies, and now there are even more morsels on the way. And, surprisingly, they’re not all Marvel related!

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

That’s the official title of the next Guardians of the Galaxy

The next installment of Star Trek began principal photography today. It could very well be a departure of sorts from the previous two installments, if only because their director, J.J. Abrams, went and made a Star Wars movie instead. There’s a new guy at the helm, and that’s about all we know for sure. But below we’ll guide you… Continue reading 'Star Trek 3' Begins Filming -- See the First Set Photos, Plus More On the 2016 Sequel

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:

When Star Wars is mashed with Star Trek, it becomes “The Carbonite Maneuver” (via UPROXX)

Speaking of Star Wars, here’s a short fan film made with Lego bricks depicting R2-D2 as a killing machine (via Geek Tyrant):

Cosplay of the Day: speaking of R2-D2, we’re counting this VW Bus dressed up… Continue reading Today in Movie Culture: 'Star Wars' Meets 'Star Trek,' R2-D2 Goes on a Killing Spree and More