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“Terra Firma Part Two” Wants Us To Believe

“Terra Firma, Part Two” wants us to see a changed Emperor Phillipa Georgiou by its conclusion. It tries to accomplish this with various tricks and call-backs to other “Star Trek” episodes. The problem with the mirror universe as a scheme is that it only works when reflecting on society or character. Since we didn’t get […]

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“Terra Firma Part One” Leaves “Discovery” On Shaky Ground

Time travel, rewriting history, a possible new omnipotent being. “Terra Firma Part One” sure does pack a lot into a “Star Trek: Discovery” episode. Georgiou takes center stage as the show tries to cure what ails her. The route we take to get there comes a bit out of left field and could be somewhat […]

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“The Sanctuary” Fails To Provide Comfort For “Star Trek: Discovery”

“The Sanctuary” finally draws out the big bad for this season of “Star Trek: Discovery,” and I couldn’t help but wonder if that was all? Discovery has gone up against the Klingon Empire, and an AI bent on destroying all life in the galaxy. An Orion pirate somehow feels a little bit underwhelming. Osyraa’s threat […]

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“Unification III” Brings Discovery Back Together

“Unification III” gave itself some pretty big shoes to fill. The original two-part episodes are considered one of “The Next Generation”s best. Featuring the return of Spock, the story tells of his attempts to reunite the Romulan and Vulcan people. With over 800 years to see how his attempts played out, it was not easy […]

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Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow With The Finale Of Star Trek Discovery

The second season of ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ has come to a close, and any arguments that the show doesn’t line up with established canon are now irrelevant, for better or worse.  The characters we have come to know and love have departed to make their own canon, but not without leaving a backdoor to continue exploring […]

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Who Is The Red Angel In Star Trek Discovery

Now that we are seven episodes into the second season of ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ one might have thought we’d know a little more about the mysterious Red Angel that has been popping up, but we still know precious little.  Thanks to Saru’s vision being more refined than those who have seen the apparition, we know that […]

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Light And Shadows Might Be Part Of The Same In Star Trek Discovery

And finally, we get to the introduction of Spock.  Granted, we still have at least another week before we get much out of him, but at least he’s finally there. It takes some of the weight off the season.  Not that the first half was bad by any means.  Now though, much like the first […]

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Section 31 Series For CBS All Access Won’t Appear Before 2021

While it is fairly assured that there will be a ‘Star Trek: Section 31′ series, it’s not quite as written in stone as it first appeared.  The show is considered in development at CBS All Access and has not been given a full series order.  That doesn’t mean that it won’t get one, but there is […]

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Michelle Yeoh Will Lead Section 31 Star Trek Spin-Off

CBS All Access has greenlit production on a Section 31 series for ‘Star Trek’ focusing on Michelle Yeoh’s Phillipa Georgiou according to Deadline.  The spin-off becomes the fourth announced ‘Star Trek’ series for the streaming service, following ‘Discovery’, the upcoming series centering on Jean-Luc Picard, and an animated series from the executive producer of ‘Rick and Morty’ called ‘Lower Decks’.  […]

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