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Star Trek Into Darkness to be an 'explosive action thriller'

Star Trek Into Darkness to be an 'explosive action thriller'

Nov 27 2012, 4:02am CST | by

An official synopsis for 'Star Trek Into Darkness' has been released, describing the film as an ''explosive action thriller'' while remaining quiet about Benedict Cumberbatch's villain role.

'Star Trek Into Darkness' is set to be an ''explosive action thriller''. The creators behind the upcoming sci-fi sequel have released a new official synopsis giving an insight into what fans can...

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Star Trek Into Darkness to be an 'explosive action thriller'

Nov 27 2012, 4:02am CST | by

An official synopsis for 'Star Trek Into Darkness' has been released, describing the film as an ''explosive action thriller'' while remaining quiet about Benedict Cumberbatch's villain role.

'Star Trek Into Darkness' is set to be an ''explosive action thriller''.
The creators behind the upcoming sci-fi sequel have released a new official synopsis giving an insight into what fans can expect from director J.J. Abrams' greatly-anticipated feature.
The synopsis reads: ''In Summer 2013, pioneering director J.J. Abrams will deliver an explosive action thriller that takes 'Star Trek Into Darkness'.
''When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis.
''With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one man weapon of mass destruction. As our heroes are propelled into an epic chess game of life and death, love will be challenged, friendships will be torn apart, and sacrifices must be made for the only family Kirk has left: his crew.''
While it has been unveiled what is in stow for Captain Kirk, played by Chris Pine, nothing has been said about Benedict Cumberbatch's villain character after Abrams revealed earlier this month that the 'Sherlock' actor will star in the film.
He told Yahoo!: ''It is obviously a little too early to be talking specifically about the movie, but we're editing the film now.
''It has been a blast working with the same cast, and some new amazing actors, including Benedict Cumberbatch, who is this British actor who is mind-blowingly great, and we are putting the movie together now.''
'Star Trek Into Darkness', which also stars original cast Zachary Quinto and Zoe Saldana, will open in the UK on 17 May 2013.

 
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Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood Join J.J. Abrams' 'Westworld'

Jul 23 2014 9:55am CDT | Source: movies.com

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Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood will star in the pilot episode of Westworld, based on the 1973 movie starring Yul Brynner, Richard Benjamin, and James Brolin. J.J. Abrams and Jonah Nolan are serving as executive producers for the proposed HBO series. Nolan, who has co-written The Prestige, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, and Interstellar with his brother, director Christopher Nolan, also created the successful TV show Person of In ...
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Anthony Hopkins and Evan Rachel Wood to Lead WESTWORLD for HBO

Jul 22 2014 7:03pm CDT | Source: Collider

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SR Geek Picks: Rocket Raccoon Dreams, Kids React to ‘TMNT,’ & More!

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′: J.J. Abrams Reveals X-Wing Design & Contest Details

Jul 21 2014 10:17am CDT | Source: Screen Rant

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Star Wars: Episode VII director J.J. Abrams previously announced the “Force for Change” charity contest via a video from the Episode VII set in Abu Dhabi, thereby revealing part of a practical set for the film in the process. Today, Lucasfilm has unveiled another video announcement featuring Abrams, this time from the Episode VII shoot in London – providing an early look at a practically-built X-Wing, as wi ...
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STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Reveals Practical X-Wing in Video for “Force for Change”

Jul 21 2014 9:36am CDT | Source: Collider

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A couple months ago, director J.J. Abrams revealed "Force for Change", which gave fans a chance to win a visit to the set of Star Wars: Episode VII and cameo in the film in exchange for making a donation to UNICEF.  Even if you didn't win the top prize of the visit and the cameo, there were still prize levels based on the amount of your donation, and most importantly, you were contributing to a good cause.  With only four days left in the "Force for Change" camp ...
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X-Wing Appears in New Star Wars: Episode VII Vid

Jul 21 2014 8:11am CDT | Source: ign

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Star Wars: Episode VII director J.J. Abrams has posted another behind-the-scenes video from the film’s set, this one featuring a first look at one of the new movie’s X-Wing fighter jets. The video has been created to promote ‘Force For Change' – a charitable initiative to support UNICEF. By donating $10 fans will be entered into a competition to win a trip to the set and appear in the movie. In this video, Abrams reveals that the prize will also include an advance ...
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‘Star Wars Episode 7′ X-Wing Officially Revealed

Jul 21 2014 7:52am CDT | Source: Slash Film

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To promote the final week of the Star Wars: Force for Change campaign, director J.J. Abrams has released a video unveiling the Star Wars Episode 7 X-Wing. See the video now embedded after the jump to check out the Star Wars: Episode VII X-Wing design. Star Wars Episode 7 X-Wing Here is a screengrab of the Star Wars Episode 7 x-wing: Notice that the Star Wars Episode 7 X-Wing looks different tha ...
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Hot Trailer: J.J. Abrams Unveils ‘Star Wars VII’ X-Wing Starfighter

Jul 21 2014 7:22am CDT | Source: Deadline

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In this video, director J.J. Abrams unveils the X-Wing Starfighter that will be used in next year’s Star Wars VII, a further enticement to fans to donate to the fundraiser Disney, Abrams’ production company Bad Robot and LucasFilm are running on the website Omaze.com to benefit Unicef’s Innovation Labs and Programs. The fundraiser is also upping the stakes for donors in this final week of what is essentially a giant and very cool raffle on Omaze.com: not only will the winner and a friend ge ...
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J.J. Abrams Reveals X-Wing Prototype in New Star Wars: Force for Change Video

Jul 21 2014 7:17am CDT | Source: Coming Soon

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On the set of Star Wars: Episode VII, director J.J. Abrams was interrupted by an X-Wing pilot and rogue robot as he announced the chance for fans to win an advance private s ...
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Star Wars: Episode VII Plot Details Revealed?

Jul 21 2014 3:51am CDT | Source: Empire Online

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Could these be the first clues to Abrams' plans?Director J.J. Abrams has, as you'd expect, been keeping his plans for Star Wars: Episode VII close to his chest and/or under lock and key at Pinewood Studios where he's shooting the film. But word of the rumoured plot of the film has emerged via Badass Digest, and it all sounds extremely promising - although we would stress that this is not by any means an ...
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