What are the rules of time travel in the J.J. Abrams Universe?

This week, we return to the Star Trek universe that J.J. Abrams rebooted using time travel. And meanwhile, Abrams is adapting Stephen King's book 11/22/63. So it's a great time to ask: How does time travel work in the Abrams-verse? If you're in a J.J. Abrams story and you build a time machine, what should you expect… » 5/14/13 11:20am 5/14/13 11:20am

Star Trek 3 could be out for the big 50th anniversary

J.J. Abrams' first Trek movie was released in 2009, and the sequel is only coming out this summer. And now that Hollywood's foremost nerd director has taken on the next Star Wars movie, there's no telling when we might see another Trek. Until now! » 3/12/13 7:40am 3/12/13 7:40am

What will the next Star Trek movie be about? Our predictions!

The screenplay for the sequel to J.J. Abrams' better-than-we'd-dared-hope Star Trek is almost done, and news has been trickling out. We dig through all the evidence, and ask whether this film could avoid the dreaded ailment of sequel-itis. » 11/19/10 4:21pm 11/19/10 4:21pm

Can You Win The J.J. Abrams Board Game?

When Lost returns on Tuesday, the surprises will come thick and fast. How would you survive if you were trapped inside a twisty J.J. Abrams story? There's only one way to find out: by playing the J.J. Abrams board game. » 1/28/10 9:30am 1/28/10 9:30am

Star Trek's Unaired Second Pilot Coming to Blu-Ray, But Next Trek Movie…

Star Trek's second pilot — a longer version of "Where No Man Has Gone Before," introducing Captain Kirk — has never appeared anywhere, but it'll be on a new Blu-Ray set. Meanwhile, the next Trek movie is delayed one year. » 10/19/09 9:30am 10/19/09 9:30am

J.J. Abrams Says Trek Will Avoid Greenscreen Fakeness

J.J. Abrams and his Star Trek team answered canned questions in a "live" online chat today. They had to stop taking questions once they'd received over 600 queries, including hard-hitting investigative questions like "Do you like Phasers?" But they also let slip a few cool tidbits about the movie. » 1/25/08 4:37pm 1/25/08 4:37pm