Sunday, October 1, 2017

Headline News for September, 2017

September 22, 2017REVIEWS of Vance Major Films released from 9/10-17/2017:
1) https://fanfilmfactor.com/2017/09/22/vance-major-releases-seven-trek-fan-films-in-seven-days/
2) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K2Dv9ub3EN8(17:35)

September 16, 2017Major New Release from Vance Major, "The Valhalla Stone, Retro Edition," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPhvu9yvArY(15:23).  For Vance Major's prior Star Trek Fan Film releases, see  http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html.

September 15, 2017New Release from Vance Major, "Discover," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vnGQTJUAdj8(4:06).  For Vance Major's prior Star Trek Fan Film releases, see  http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html.

September 14, 2017New Release from Vance Major, "Old Wounds," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7QNVphQD9k(4:32).  For Vance Major's prior Star Trek Fan Film releases, see  http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html.

September 13, 2017New Release from Vance Major, "The Mind's Eye," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xA-7npkvnf0(4:24).  For Vance Major's prior Star Trek Fan Film releases, see  http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html.

September 12, 2017New Release from Vance Major, "Nightmare,"  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vG7RCRYbZE(2:59).   For Vance Major's prior Star Trek Fan Film releases, see  http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html.

September 11, 2017Major New Release from Vance Major, "The Valhalla Stone," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZLsz94ZP_bo(15:01).   For Vance Major's prior Star Trek Fan Film releases, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html.

September 10, 2017Major New Release from Vance Major, an epilog to Minard, "Around the World and Forever," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5LfbTWf96UQ(15:01).  For Vance Major's prior Star Trek Fan Film releases, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html.

September 9, 2017Major New Release from award-winning filmmaker Aaron Vanderkley, (Stone Age, Adult Australian fans, costumes, special effects, sets) "The Derelict" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MfMuwgoIL-I(12:19).  For prior releases from Aaron Vanderkley, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/16.html

September 6, 2017New Release from BroBraGar Studios, (Parody, Kid Trek, Golden Age, costumes, location shoots, minor special effects, props) "Star Trek Unlimited: The Savage Ringworld," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f6_577Qi4vg(2:43) or  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpdKeSrhjlI(2:45).  For all prior releases from BroBraGar Studios, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/64.html

September 5, 2017,  Major New Release from Starship Saladin, Part 2 of an Audio Drama, "The Captains' Table,"
The first part had been released as part of Star Trek Valkyrie. The second part is part of Starship Saladin: Part 2:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpIuEXjB_V8(1:43:37) or https://www.dropbox.com/s/ozbkchqd3exqtj8/CaptainsTable-Part2-COMPLETE%20%28New%29.mp3?dl=0 (1:43:37)(Sept. 5, 2017) Prior release from Star Trek: Valkyrie: Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TB308r3gFLU(34:14), (June 15, 2014)
For all previous releases from Starship Saladin, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/59.html. For all other episodes of Star Trek Valkyrie and four dozen other Star Trek Fan Audio dramas, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/247.html.

September 4, 2017Major New Release from Tales from Ten Forward, (formerly Drunken Star Trek), a Trekkie retells the story of a Star Trek episode. Episode 5, "Yesterday's Enterprise," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cDC1ivHSRHw(11:15).   For all prior episodes of Tales of Ten Forward and more films about  Trekkers, Trekkies, and General Fandom, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/217.html.

September 2, 2017New Release, parody, "Ghetto Star Trek," https://www.facebook.com/erika.chambliss.9/videos/1415175255187127/(2:05).  For more short comedy and parody, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/208.html.

September 1, 2017New Release from CHDanhauser, (Animated in the style of TAS, Golden Age, Adult fan) "Klingon PSA - Captain Kang," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RAxVhNNqIFc(1:27).  For more Animated Star Trek Fan Films by CHDanhauser in the style of TAS, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/23.html.

Friday, September 1, 2017

Headline News for August, 2017


August 31, 2017Major New Release from Starship Excelsior, (Audio Drama) Season 5 Episode 1, "And Miles To Go Before I Sleep," listen or download here: http://starshipexcelsior.com/episodes/#s5.  For links to all previous releases from Starship Excelsior and over four dozen other audio dramas see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/247.html

August 30, 2017Find, from (costumes, adult fans, late Golden Age, makeup, props, rudimentary sets and green screens) EVERYTHINGISTERRIBLE, a parody, "Jesus Hates Klingons" https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=7&v=PfJuqOnNCCA(3:12).  For more short comedy and parody, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/208.html.

August 29, 2017New Release from Potemkin Pictures set aboard the Battlecruiser Kupok, (Adult fans, sets, costumes, location shooting, props, CGI, original music), "The Soul of Honor," on You Tube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sF1dA55slPo(8:38) or on Vimeo, https://vimeo.com/231651538(8:38).  For prior releases set aboard the Battlecruiser Kupok, and other recent releases from Potemkin Pictures see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For the completed series Project Potemkin see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html.

August 25, 2017New Release from The Bitter IT Guy, (Silver Age, adult fan, green screen, costume, a comedy/parody) "The IT Guy Log," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lddDqywENUI(2:38).  For more short comedy and parody see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/208.html.

August 23, 2017Major New Release from StarTrek: The Adventures of Dean France, an audio drama, Episode 1, "Marooned," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VC8Zl9EGIwU(36:21).  For more than four dozen other audio dramas and comedies, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/247.html.

August 18, 2017Major New Release from The Federation Files, (adult fans, live action, costumes, props, Golden Age, CGI, location shooting, green screens, sets) "Walking Bear, Running Wolf" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iqo9sMG0nqY(28:20).  For all of the previous releases from The Federation Files, both animated and live action, see http://startrekreviewed-goanimate.blogspot.com/2015/07/glen-wolfe.html.

August 14, 2017New Release from Potemkin Pictures set aboard the Starship Tristan, (Adult fans, sets, costumes, locating shootings, props, CGI, original music) "Seeing Red," on You Tube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sgx3ZpdkB9w(7:56) or Vimeo https://vimeo.com/229796134(7:56).  For more films about the crew of the Starship Tristan, as well as other recent releases from Potemkin Pictures see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For the completed series Project Potemkin see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html.

August 13, 2017New Release from Innerspace Pictures, "Flight of the  Allegheny,"  (Adult fan, Silver age, costumes, props, green screens, models for special effects)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36TLbjxPKm8&t=7s(4:11). For more short films see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/207.html.

August 12, 2017New Release from Dreadnought DominionStarship Valiant, and Project Defiant, (Golden Age, Live Action, Adult fans, costumes, props, sets, CGI), "Command and Conquer," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HDgt-ftdvhA(9:33).  For prior releases from Dreadnought Dominion, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/58.html.  For prior releases from Starship Valiant see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/42.html.  For prior releases from Project Defiant see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html.

August 11, 2017New release and find from Bob Crikey, two short stop motion Mego films from Australia, both Golden Age. The first, "Star Trek The Mind Meld", was released to YouTube on June 10 https://youtu.be/3xjBEoVET9o (8:35). The second, "Klingons Ahoy" was released on August 6 https://youtu.be/0drL5pS07XQ (13:51). A simple, almost slapstick comedy, this is apparently the producer's first work, achieving a lot considering he is working solo and with free and open source software.

August 9, 2017New Release from Innerspace Pictures, "The Midway Incident," (Adult fans, Silver Age, costumes, props, partial sets, CGI), appears to be an opening scene to a larger story, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nikbV33spXE(3:25).  For more short films see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/207.html.

August 5, 2017New Release from Vance Major, (Golden age, adult fans, sets, costumes, props, CGI), "Minard," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=twOndMk4ZRs(7:11).
A spoiler-free Review: http://www.geekykool.com/spoiler-free-review-of-star-trek-fan-film-minard/.  For other work from Vance Major, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html

August 3, 2017Major New Release from first-time fan filmmaker, Star Trek Animation SpecialTMP, (Movie-length animated Star Trek based on TOS and TAS) Star Trek: The Paradise Makers,
Part 1:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MVJC7d7shY (1:01:20).
Part 2:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V9gmI3WVUm8   (1:12:05)
The permanent home of Star Trek: The Paradise Makers will be http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/70.html.


August 2, 2017Major New Release for Star Trek Fan Filmdom's longest running series with more episodes than any other!  From Gateway Productions, (Silver Age, live action, adult fans, location shooting, costumes, props) England's Star Trek: Unity, Season 6, Episode 13, "Nightfall," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vRv_YE9q8w(44:18).  For links to many of Star Trek Unity's previous episodes, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/90.html.

August 1, 2017Major New Release from Potemkin Pictures, set aboard the Starship Tristan, (Golden Age, adult fans, professional actors, costumes, props, sets, location shooting), "The Voice of Your Blood,"on You Tube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VG5HvNtpHRE(14:31) or on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/229434622(14:31).  For more films set aboard the Starship Tristan, as well as other recent releases from Potemkin Pictures see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For the completed series Project Potemkin see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Headline News for July, 2017

July 30, 2017Major New Release from Star Trek Continues, (Golden Age live action, adult fans, sets, costumes, props, special effects) Episode 9, "What Ships Are For,' on You Tube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VEZH8bqytA(49:13) or on Vimeo,
https://vimeo.com/226223868(49:13).  For all of Star Trek Continues prior episodes and short films see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/27.html.

July 28, 2017Major New Release,  Star Trek: The Romulan Wars, (live action, costumes, green screen, adult fans) Finale, "Tunnel at the End of the Light," Part 2 of 2, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3mbKBTFQukE(37:27).  For the now complete series, Star Trek: The Romulan Wars, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/10.html

July 18, 2017Major New Release from Potemkin Pictures, the first film set aboard the Starship Endeavour, "The Gift," You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpVbVxIxALM(12:53), Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/226228066(12:53).  For  recent releases from Potemkin Pictures moresee http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For the completed series Project Potemkin see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html.

July 10, 2017New Release from B.trek/Na godišniji Starom Galaktičkom (CGI, adult fans, props, costumes, green screens, Silver Age in Croatian) Appears to be a Parody or comedy in which the space being explored is the internet. Epizoda 5:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZ-ib7mZTGg(2:11).   For more Star Trek Fan Films in Croation and other languages except for English, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/219.html.

July 5, 2017New Release from Starship Parasol, (German Language, Adult Fans, Silver Age, costumes, green screens,) Ep. 2., "Strange Behavior," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aiZVrw_QC8E(2:16).   English subtitles were printed below the film as of 7/4/2017 but did not appear as the film played.  For more from Starship Parasol, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/142.html

July 4, 2017New Release from Project Defiant, "Resistance." (Silver Age story on Golden Age sets; comments suggest the ship is reactivated for the battle.  Silver Age costumes, CGI, etc. set at Wolf 359.  Adult fans.)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QMnUdh93qS8(3:56).  For more very short films, see Short Films, http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/207.html.

July 3, 2017New Release from B.trek/Porn Hubble    (CGI, adult fans, props, costumes, green screens, Silver Age in Croatian) Appears to be a Parody or comedy in which the space being explored is the internet. Epizoda 4:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5pD9ZAdqT3U(1:20).   For more Star Trek Fan Films in Croation and other languages except for English, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/219.html.

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Headline News for June, 2017

June 26, 2017, Two Short New Releases,

One, from Project Defiant, "Dark Glimmer" (Golden Age, adult fans, costumes, sets, props, CGI, mirror universe), https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8_dJ1loDp40 (2:48).  For more very short films, see Short Films, http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/207.html

Two, from B.trek/Telepatska veza  (CGI, adult fans, props, costumes, green screens, Silver Age in Croatian) Appears to be a Parody or comedy in which the space being explored is the internet.  Epizoda 3:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_wqr5ycd8oz(1:23).   For more Star Trek Fan Films in Croation and other languages except for English, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/219.html.

June 23, 2017, Part 1 of a multi-part film, a Major New Release from Starship Valiant, (Adult fans, costumes, sets, CGI, props, Golden Age) "The Ties That Bind," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7-YAMxy7SA(12:51).  For prior releases and more from Starship  Valiant, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/42.html

June 21, 2017Find from Ra'Kaan, two short films, both Golden Age.

The Second is a comedy made from a series of stills which include makeup, costumes, music, and words written on the screen forming a story, "The Adventures of Number Two -- A homework assignment for CIS-178," done in 2012: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jq08kwkTq-k(2:44)

The First is a Mego film with some actual animal (a cat?  I'm not sure) from 1992, "Star Trek The Rescue," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ko00reJSzRU(4:34).  Much of this film is dark and hard to see.  It does tell a story.

For more School and Church Projects, See http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/205.html
For more Other Short Films See http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/207.html

June 20, 2017New Release from Shadowstorm Studios, "VGer for Men," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynpjjEjthuw(0:36).  For prior releases from Shadowstorm Studios, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html

June 19, 2017New ReleaseB.trek/Romilanci   (CGI, adult fans, props, costumes, green screens, Silver Age in Croatian) Appears to be a Parody or comedy in which the space being explored is the internet.  Epizoda 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bjMINyhzGhQ(1:58).   For more Star Trek Fan Films in Croation and other languages except for English, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/219.html.

June 17, 2017,  New Release, (Adult fans, sets, costumes, props, Golden Age)  "First Duty," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1AmHRTg8jWE(4:23).  For more films from ShadowStorm Studios set aboard the USS Melbourne, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html

June 13, 2017New ReleaseB.trek/Duboko Međumrežje  Epizoda 1(CGI, adult fans, props, costumes, green screens, Silver Age in Croatian) Appears to be a Parody or comedy in which the space being explored is the internet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vygnEmwtV-M(3:35).  For more Star Trek Fan Films in Croation and other languages except for English, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/219.html.

June 12, 2017Major FindTransolar Galactica: Parody Series.

Transolar Galactica, The Original Series
Episode 1:  Second Star:  https://vimeo.com/24327730 (5:05) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUQ91jago7M(5:06)
Episode 2:  Beam Them Aboard:  https://vimeo.com/24812477 (3:32) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IRVYIeFRBy8(3:32)
Episode 3:  The Will To Live:  https://vimeo.com/25584144 (4:58) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xE0Zq_bBK0o(4:58)
Episode 4:  The Invasion:  https://vimeo.com/26220452 (6:40) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RzkVbX8ycYI(6:40)
Episode 5:  Peace Negotiations:  https://vimeo.com/26220452 (7:15) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bN-Lc6BaqcM(7:15)
Episode 6:  Release the COBRAs:  https://vimeo.com/34809759 (5:40) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HkLHKXs76Lc(5:40) or https://vimeo.com/28284030(7:16)
Episode 7:  Edge of the Universe:  https://vimeo.com/40496415 (6:57) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QH4LFRiL5d0(6:58)
Episode 8:  Ominous:  https://vimeo.com/40496416(5:40) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jq3yERUUXhQ(5:40)
Episode 9:  Slow Day:  https://vimeo.com/40496417(8:00) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UAqGQrphFLE(8:00)
Episode 10:  Everything That Ever Mattered:  https://vimeo.com/40496414(8:48) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Md0oah-8q14(8:48)

Transolar Galactica, The Origin Series
Episode 1:  Return of Icarus:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yo6GYlc4nZw(11:15)
Episode 2:  Kidnapping at Blue Horizon:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pSqDLPC-bnk(4:11)
Episode 3:  Sibling Rivalry:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=omy7Ftx0Itk(7:36)
Episode 4:  Fall of the Dark One:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8J60VNgHqkI(5:19)
Episode 5:  Sins of the Father:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MmUJLEINJF8(10:33)

For other links concerning Transolar Galactica, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/186_27.html

June 9, 2017New Release, a commercial for "Star Trek Tour," a tour of the sets owned by James Cawley and previously used to shoot New Voyages, see https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJQ0DQJxKjI&t=0s.  For more Star Trek commercials, as well as Professional Television's Star Trek Parodies, Comedies, and Tributes, see https://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/218.html. For more from James Cawley, including links to the Star Trek fan film series he shot on his sets, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com.au/2009/06/20-star-trek-new-voyages-known-at-times.html

June 8, 2017New Release from Potemkin Pictures, following the adventures of the Klingon Battlecruiser Kupok, (Adult Fans, Golden Age,  "A Gathering Storm," on You Tube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZyKFXx9hW9k(9:20) or Vimeo, https://vimeo.com/220754895(19:20).  For previously released adventures of Battlecruiser Kupok and other current stories being produced by Potemkin Pictures, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For their completed series, Project Potemkin, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html.

June 7, 2017FindLegends of Tomorrow makes references to Star Trek and Star Wars in their episode, "Marooned," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbRdXrM8xXM (1:17).  For more of Professional Television's Star Trek Parodies, Comedies, and Tributes, see https://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/218.html.

June 6, 2017New Release from Ethan Montgomery, "Star Trek: The Space Thief," (Young Adult fans, location shoots, props, some green screens, no sets, CGI, special effects, Golden Age) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vGTWZmgcM2M(5:46).  For more short films not listed elsewhere, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/207.html.

June 3, 2017New Release from the creators of "Chance Encounter," a childhood attempt at a Star Trek fan film completed as an adult, Caretaker Prologue: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZcmXKF_R9I(3:19).  For their excellent and sophisticated fan film, "Chance Encounter" see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/133.html.

June 2, 2017Major New Release from Starship Mojave, (Animated, Golden Age) Animated Episode 005, "Subterfuge," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9U6f8hRGaw(19:44).  For all previous Episodes from Starship Mojave, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/30.html.

June 1, 2017Major New Release from Darker Projects, producer of Audio Drama Star Trek: Lost Frontier, Episode 19 (Season 2 Ep. 4) "Cat's Claw."  Listen or download here:  http://darkerprojects.com/lostfrontier/st-lf-season-1-ep-019-cats-claw/ (57:24).  For more about prior releases of Star Trek: Lost Frontier, or about four dozen other Star Trek Fan Audio Series, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/247.html

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Headline News for May, 2017

May 30, 2017Major New Release from The Romulan Wars, (formerly, Star Trek: The Romulan Wars), Part 1 of their final episode, "Tunnel at the End of the Light," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bfIgdVON9zE(23:19).  For all previous episodes of Star Trek: The Romulan Wars, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/10.html.

May 26, 2017Major New Release from Potemkin Pictures, (Adult fans, sets, green screens, location shoots, CGI, some professional actors) a story set aboard Starship Deimos, "No Greater Love," on You Tube,  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5S_4hTk8Dv8(14:09) or Vimeo, https://vimeo.com/219182634(14:09).  For previously released adventures aboard the Starship Deimos, as well as other Star Trek Fan series being produced by Potemkin Pictures, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For their completed series, Project Potemkin, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html.

May 19, 2017New Release, Parody/Star Trek done as a Three Stooges comedy by BroBraGar Studios, a family.  Star Trek Unlimited, Subspace Buffethttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YIdaqz5DWfw(4:39).  For all Star Trek releases visible in the US from BroBraGar Studios, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/64.html.

May 18, 2017Find Released March 2017"Star Trek: Gemini" (Young adult fans, costumes, no sets, green screens, or locations shoots.  CGI), the All-Female cast plays Kirk, Spock, and McCoy. Pilot, "Where No Man Has Gone Before," Part 1 of a multi-party story, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxg4TUYs2AA (11:00).  For the permanent listing for "Star Trek: Gemini," , see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/69.html

May 17, 2017Find, a short part of an episode of Night Court,  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPRp0VT9PxA(1:53).  For more professional parodies, tributes, commercials, and educational videos see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/218.html.

May 16, 2017Major Re-Release from Hidden Frontier, (Silver Age, adult fans, green screens, costumes, special effects, CGI, many gay characters, 50 episodes in a completed series) Seasons 6 and 7 are now available with some quality upgrades.  Download Season 6 here: https://mega.nz/#F!Vq4GEYKR!GWik9KQ980Kie_GzWBYPlA and Season 7 here: https://mega.nz/#F!d7AGmKAB!VWGsCAx1EikaMOqOiFxKWA.  For more upgraded and original quality Hidden Frontier, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/101.html

May 13, 2017Major New Release from Outpost, A Star Trek Fan Audio Drama, Episode 74, "Secrets Kept."  Listen or download here: https://giantgnome.com/2017/05/outpost-episode-74-secrets-kept(1:04:01),  For links to all earlier Outpost episodes as well as more than four dozen other Star Trek Fan Audio Dramas, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/247.html

May 7, 2017New ReleaseSaturday Night Live brings you the 81st episode of TOS, with Chris Pine as Kirk, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EuFfmnu34rs(5:05).  For more Professional Star Trek Parodies, Tributes, Commercials, and Foreign Imitators see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/218.html

May 5, 2017FindStar Trek: Revenge (Adult Fans, Golden Age, costumes, location shoots),   I recommend the slightly longer Version 2, it is easier to follow: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOfVLfPmr0c&t=5s(2:09)(released June 10, 2016) over the shorter "official" version, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bUYVvLMUf4(2:00)(released June 9, 2016).  More on this film: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5667190/fullcredits/.  For other short Star Trek Fan Films see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/207.html.

May 4, 2017Major New Release from Outpost, A Star Trek Fan Audio Drama, Episode 74A, "Negotiations," Listen or download here: https://giantgnome.com/2017/05/outpost-episode-74a-negotiations/(19:54).  For links to all earlier Outpost episodes as well as more than four dozen other Star Trek Fan Audio Dramas, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/247.html

May 3, 2017New Release from Michael Stutelberg, "Galactic Geography," (Sets, costumes, teen fans, CGI, Star Trek/Star Wars crossover film), https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tFwdx7W86-g(5:54).  For more films by Michael Stutelberg, see the Star Ship Eagle page, http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/36.html.  For more School and Church Projects see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/205.html.  For more Franchise Crossover Films see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/245.html

Monday, May 1, 2017

Headline News for April, 2017


April 29, 2017Major New Release, (Adult fans, costumes, props, location shooting, Silver Age.) "Survivors."   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hSS0W99RVxc(15:00).  This is a sequel to their prior release, "Survivor." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v60Uh3ugqv4(9:59).  For more about this filmmaker and links to his other work, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/119.html.

April 16, 2017Major New Release, (Adult fans, sets, costumes, props, professional actors) "Boldly Go!" A Musical Parody based on Star Trek, by Cole Remmen and Grant Remmen, Directed by Brian Brophy, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YdtBArmWHdY(2:31:22).  Grant Remman is studying at Cal Tech.  For more Filmed or Videotaped Star Trek for Live Stage Performance see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/212.html

Discussion and Reviews:
1)  http://www.sgvtribune.com/arts-and-entertainment/20160221/the-caltech-musical-parody-of-star-trek-you-never-knew-you-always-wanted-is-here
2)  http://legacy.umn.edu/stories/to-boldly-go
3)  http://supervillainnetwork.com/boldly-go-where-no-musical-has-gone-before/
4)  http://www.usapublicdata.com/newspaper/cw0Jat6Kv/
5)  http://caltechcampuspubs.library.caltech.edu/2947/1/Issue%2020,%202015-16.pdf

April 15, 2017New Release from aboard the Starship Melbourne, (Golden Age, Adult fans, sets, costumes, props) "The Hunt," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bSRaT2jjPNE(1:11).  For other films, both regular and short, set aboard the Starship Melbourne, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html

April 12, 2017Major New Release, English subtitles for Episode 1 of Star Trek Diplomacy. (Czech with green screens, costumes, adult fans, special effects, props, partial sets).  Episode 1 and 2 can be downloaded from (in English) http://startrekdiplomacy.com/downloads?lng=en or (in Czech) http://startrekdiplomacy.com/downloads?lng=cs as follows:
pizode 1 - s01e01 - Government Gambity - STD01-s01e01_Vladni_rosady-720p.mp4 subtitles EN
Epizode 2 - s01e02 - Complete Report - STD02-s01e02_Uplne_hlaseni-720p.mp4
Length of Episode 1: 17:55
Length of Episode 2:  22:12

To play Episode 1 with English subtitles easily, download the free open source VLC media player, available here: http://www.videolan.org/vlc/index.html.  For more information about Star Trek: Diplomacy including its Czech language audio introduction, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/141.html

April 5, 2017Major New Release from Potemkin Pictures, aboard the Starship Tristan, (Golden Age, Adult Fans, costumes, green screens, props, sets, location shooting) "The Monsters Are With Us," You Tube:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_cOyhnygSM(14:17) or Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/211617277(14:18).  For previously released adventures aboard the Starship Tristan, as well as other Star Trek Fan series being produced by Potemkin Pictures, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For their completed series, Project Potemkin, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html.

April 2, 2017Major New Release from Star Trek Continues, Episode 8, "Still Trends The Shadow"  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQeO5uuUbH4(54:11) or https://vimeo.com/210024763(54:11).   For all of Star Trek Continues previous episodes, and links to their pages and awards, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/27.html

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Headline News for March, 2017

March 29, 2017New Release from Starfleet Studios, (Silver Age, Adult Fans, costumes, props, green screens, partial sets) Raven: Voyager Continues, Episode 2, Derelict   Updated version with new intro and credits, released 6/25/2017:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGL-2PrI2Wc(10:21); Original released March 28, 2017: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lb1mbKarFs8(9:02).  For prior releases about Raven: Voyager Continues, and other information about Starfleet Studios, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/95.html.

Discussion and Reviews:
1)  http://www.sgvtribune.com/arts-and-entertainment/20160221/the-caltech-musical-parody-of-star-trek-you-never-knew-you-always-wanted-is-here
2)  http://legacy.umn.edu/stories/to-boldly-go
3)  http://supervillainnetwork.com/boldly-go-where-no-musical-has-gone-before/
4)  http://www.usapublicdata.com/newspaper/cw0Jat6Kv/
5)  http://caltechcampuspubs.library.caltech.edu/2947/1/Issue%2020,%202015-16.pdf

March 25, 2017Major New Release from Starship Melbourne, (Live Action, Adult fans, sets, costumes, Golde Age) Part 1 of their introductory episode, "Storm Front,"  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-YP1CP3z41g(11:26).  For other information about Starship Melbourne including a prior short release, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/68.html

A Review: http://www.road-rash.co.uk/short/stormfront-part-1-review/#.WOHWoDvyuUn

March 22, 2017Newly Released Teen Trek from 1988.  From Kenny Smith, (Part 1 is posted, Part 2 is lost). Star Trek: Operation Destruct Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=74NIGFSsL84(11:43).  Because Part 2 is lost, this is permanently listed as (AA) at http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/213.html, Films (and audio) which I can't find, link to, or offer a way to see.

March 5, 2017Major New Release from Audio Producer, 4th Starveling Audio, Episode 1 of Star Trek Tales from the Border, One World's Monsters, Part 2,' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gh_NnbHJAGQ(53:24).  For Part 1 of this Episode 1 of Star Trek Tales from the Border, and more than 4 dozen other audio dramas, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/247.html,

March 4, 2017.  New Release, A commercial, from Harold Gwatney Chevrolet (A Dealer):  https://www.facebook.com/gwatneychev/videos/1291879134224833/(1:19).  For more professional parodies, tributes, commercial, instruction and exercise videos, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/218.html.

March 3, 2017New Release, Professional Parodies, Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot Obamacare Replacement https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQI06jiNsR8(1:48).  For more Professional Parodies which involve Star Trek, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/218.html

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Headline News for February, 2017


February 24, 2017Major New Release, from Starship Swiftwind, (formerly Star Trek Absolution) (Silver Age, Animation, UK) Episode 3: "Any Port In A Storm," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBatOq9YZaE(37:30).  For previous episodes of Starship Swiftwind(released as  Star Trek Absolution) as well as Solarbaby's (Caithlin's) extensive work on prior series, see http://startrekreviewed-goanimate.blogspot.com/2011/10/solarbaby.html

February 17, 2017Major New ReleaseStar Trek: CATastrophe, (Golden Age, Adult fans, Cats, costumes, props, TOS bridge set, room set up as the planet below, CGI.) Jim and Spock have been transformed into cats who can communicate telepathically.  The powerful creature who transformed them also threatens the Enterprise.  "The Transformation:"  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nSW6GukudD8(17:55).  For more about Star Trek: CATastrophe, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/67.html.

February 14, 2017Two New Releases:


(1)   Major New Release from Star Trek: Outlaws, an audio drama with a slide show, Episode 4, "The Narcissist's Dream," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Ibc6vYhLtM(38:42).  For Star Trek: Outlaws' prior releases and more than four dozen other audio dramas, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/247.html

(2) New Release from Shadowstorm Studios, a short 'commercial' for Valentine's Day, "VGer for Women,"  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xECE19z6V0I(0:31).  For more about planned releases from Shadowstorm Studios, see (B) under http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/210-websites-and-fan-film-makers.html.

February 13, 2017,  New Release from Starship Republic, their first film, a short film entitled, "Serpent of Yesterday." https://vimeo.com/198521556(9:00) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X1gvy_kewM4(9:00).  For more about Starship Republic and their permanent home see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/66.html

February 10, 2017New Release from Potemkin Pictures, "Departures," You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UIXdPq0R0TU(7:50), Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/203951389(7:50)  a film set aboard the USS Tristan. For prior releases set aboard the USS Tristan and current series by Potemkin Pictures, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For their first. now complete, series, Project Potemkin, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html

Also, Remastered Release from long-completed series, Star Trek: Hidden Frontier, "Old Wounds," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NJtYTtiTcKY(25:14).  For the rest of this 50 episode series, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/101.html.

February 1, 2017Major New Release, One-Shot, "Chance Encounter" (Adult fans, live action, CGI, Silver Age, costumes, props, partial sets, green screens).  On You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vuMFDtpjA3M (20:42).  For more about Chance Encounter, see its permanent home at http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/133.html.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Headline News for January, 2017

January 27, 2017Repost from Starship Grissom, an educational fan film series. (live action, adult fans, costumes, sets, CGI, props.)  The most female-dominated cast of any live-action series I've ever seen.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FbExz32KcsA(15:08).  For more information about Starship Grissom, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/61.html

January 25, 2017Find, a short biography of  Physicist and Astronaut Ronald E. McNair, the second African-American in space. "Eyes on the Starshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=okF5UGpivR8 (3:16).  He died in the Challenger disaster. For more films about Trekkers, Trekkies, and General Fandom, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/217.html

January 21, 2017Two Finds, an audio impression of Christopher Walken as a starship captain: The Walken Generation Ep. 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=2&v=oC3GpcLiHDQ (2:15).  For more short comedies and parodies, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/208.html

and a commercial: Computer learning:   Space Trek: The Search for Input Devices by SoftDev Interactive:
Part I:   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsHm--ucuZ0&feature=related (7:01)
Part II: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_le7naHoY4&feature=related  (8:33)
For more Professional parodies, commercials, and educational videos see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/218.html

January 14, 2017Two New Releases,

(1)   Major New Release from Potemkin Pictures, (Adult fans, Golden Age, costumes, sets, special effects, on-location shoots, some professional actors) an adventure aboard the USS Deimos, "The Archive," on You Tube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6szUUi2YWlE(11:33) on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/200447685.  For all prior film releases set aboard the USS Deimos, and other recent releases from Potemkin Pictures, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For their first. now complete, series, Project Potemkin, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html

(2) New Release from Star Trek: The Night Shift, half parody, half commentary on TOS.  Season 2, Episode 14, "The Trouble with Tribbles," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kUwU_U5jNGw (3:21).  For all of Season 1 and prior releases for Season 2, see the permanent page for Star Trek: The Night Shift,  http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/65.html.

January 11, 2017New Release from long-running Scottish Fan Film Starship Intrepid, (adult fans, costumes, location shoots, green screens, props, special effects), "Duty of Care," on Vimeo, https://vimeo.com/198911854(8:26) or on You Tube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTIouG2191U(8:26).  For all of Starship Intrepid's prior releases, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/109.html.

January 8, 2017New Release from  BroBraGar StudiosStar Trek Fanz, a 3-Stooges-like Parody of Star Trek, featuring what appears to be a family and kids.  Beyond GN-z11 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LB-sFTnx7So(3:12).  For BroBraGar Studios prior Star Trek Fan Film releases see their permanent listing at http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/64.html.

January 4, 2017Major New Release from Potemkin Pictures, (Adult fans, Golden Age, costumes, sets, special effects, on-location shoots, some professional actors) an adventure aboard the USS Tristan, "Between Two Worlds,"on You Tube,  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KLWJll061fA(30:05) or on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/198137583(30:06).  For all prior film releases set aboard the USS Tristan, and other recent releases from Potemkin Pictures, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/32.html.  For their first. now complete, series, Project Potemkin, see http://startrekreviewed.blogspot.com/2009/06/31.html