In memory of MCA, a little Intergalactic to start your weekend

Yesterday, we lost Adam Yauch, better known as MCA, one of the original members of the Beastie Boys, the favorite band of young joyriding James Kirk. Let's pay tribute to him today with the giant robot vs. Cthulhu music video he directed, for their song "Intergalactic." » 5/05/12 7:20am 5/05/12 7:20am

The Beastie Boys' epic 11-minute music video pits G.I. Joes against…

Here's something for all your Supermarionation fans out there. Longtime Beastie Boy collaborator and Being John Malkovich director Spike Jonze has directed 11 minutes worth of action figures teaming up with the Abominable Snowman to battle a vast anti-Beastie Boy conspiracy. Also, the undead show up for reasons… » 7/19/11 3:30pm 7/19/11 3:30pm

Watch the best 5 minutes of the Beastie Boys' new time-traveling epic

Last night, the Beastie Boys premiered the full-length 30-minute version of their short film, Fight for Your Right Revisited, in which basically every famous person ever guest stars and the Beastie Boys meet their future selves. » 4/21/11 5:30pm 4/21/11 5:30pm

Beastie Boys Vs. Battlestar Galactica: Our New Favorite Music Video

The Beastie Boys' "Sabotage" may be Young James Kirk's theme song, but it also goes great with Battlestar Galactica, as this shot-for-shot recreation of the "Sabotage" music video using BSG clips proves. [YouTube] » 3/10/10 2:00pm 3/10/10 2:00pm

The Real Reason Why "Sabotage" Was Used In Star Trek

With Star Trek out on DVD today, we're reminded of the awkward insertion of the Beastie Boys' "Sabotage" into the 24th century. But was it as random as it seemed, or just returning an overdue rap favor? » 11/17/09 5:00pm 11/17/09 5:00pm

Why The Beastie Boys Made A Star Trek Cameo

Perhaps my favorite Star Trek in-joke is this video explanation for the Beastie Boys' song "Sabotage" playing during baby Kirk's wild ride. Turns out Shatner had a problem with the word "sabotage." [Topless Robot] » 5/13/09 9:30am 5/13/09 9:30am