Justin Lin
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Future Technology in the 'Star Trek' Reboots: Complex Future(s)
12 Oct 2016 // 9:30 PM

Star Trek doesn’t foretell a type of future as a concrete inevitable outcome and final destination, it presents us with a fictional diegetic vision of how the world could be.

Future Technology in the 'Star Trek' Reboots: Tethered and Performative
10 Oct 2016 // 9:29 PM

If space is the “final frontier”, then the technology that facilitates the adventure is one of the central mechanisms by which we can learn new things about ourselves and our society.


'Star Trek Beyond' Treks Towards Planet Hollywood
1 Aug 2016 // 9:15 PM

Justin Lin helms creates a popcorn-friendly Fast and Furious Star Trek with Roddenberry's original vision jettisoned in the escape pods.

By Looking Backward, 'Star Trek Beyond' Prepares the Franchise for the Future
22 Jul 2016 // 4:30 AM

Star Trek Beyond successfully straddles the fine line between Star Wars' high tech toy merchandising and the serious ideas fostered by concept creator, Gene Roddenberry. It's also a stone cold blast.


Superheroes with Spark Plugs in 'Fast and Furious 6'
24 May 2013 // 1:27 AM

Airheaded and awfully entertaining, Fast and Furious 6 is so over the top and outrageous that it doesn't mind pushing the very boundaries of believability.

Brute Force and Machismo Fueled Motorsports: 'Fast Five'
28 Apr 2011 // 8:40 PM

With its sweat glistening off tanned muscles mannerism and hardnosed bare knuckle bravado, Fast Five is the perfect cure for a Spring season filled with failed attempts at recapturing past glories.


Furious over ‘Fast' success
7 Apr 2009 // 12:03 AM

Excuse me while I pull my jaw off the floor. Last weekend "Fast & Furious" revved into the nation's megaplexes, zooming off with more than $70 million

//Mixed media

Indie Horror Month 2016: Executing 'The Deed'

// Moving Pixels

"It's just so easy to kill someone in a video game that it's surprising when a game makes murder difficult.

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