Sunday, January 29, 2017

The Making of Relics

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016


From the Files of:
Issue # 104 Oct./Nov. 1995

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Interviews w/ the TOS actors whom
          reprised  their roles for the Deep Space Nine
                                      Episode: "Bloodlines."

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Bridging The Generation Gap - TUC & Unification

 The following Article was 1st published in CineFantastique Magazine - Vol. 22 Num.3 April 92.




       For additional behind the scenes articles about the Making of The Undiscovered Country
                                          read " The Last Hurrah" by clicking on the link.

The Last Hurrah : Behind the scenes

For Trek's 25th Anniversary -
                            The Original Series crew sails into the unknown future w/
                                                                             One Last Mission:

                                       The following Articles were originally published in
                                       The Official Fan Club Magazine & Cinefantastique
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Thursday, August 25, 2016

American Cinematographer: Star Trek Turns 25

January 1992 Vol. 73 #1 - AC: TOS Special Effects Article


Here's the Link to the Original October 1967 American Cinematographer Article:

Of particular relevance to TOS - The issue stands out as the earliest professional behind-the-scenes coverage of a Star Trek production, pre-dating the book The Making of Star Trek by a year.

UPDATE: October 2016  
Pleased to report that in Celebration of Trek's 50th anniversary
American Cinematographer Magazine Reprinted the  Original 1967 Article On-line!


Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The Gene Roddenberry Tribute Page.

Star Trek's Creator - Photo published in TV Guide 2001
         CELEBRATING A LIFE                
This year ( 2016 ) we celebrate Star Trek's 50th Anniversary, and we @ The History of Star Trek on Consumer Home Video decided that we couldn't continue on without 1st  looking back @ The Great Bird of the Galaxy himself and at least produce some type of tribute page.     
 After all, we wouldn't have all those VHS , Betamax tapes, and DVD's
 ( not to mention those Laserdisc)
 if it weren't for Trek's Creator himself,
 Gene Roddenberry.

Yes- we know that it certainly takes more than just one man to create a show like that of Star Trek.
 But we feel that it's only fitting that you should get to read
 the words of those who both knew and worked with him.
What follows comes from Industry Insider Publications.
Most of them where printed at the time of Gene's passing in 1991.

Many of these articles have not been seen since. Until Now.
No  "copyright infringement" is intended here,
 Credit is given.

The intent here, since another quarter of a century has past since Gene's death -
is to finally give everyone the chance to finally read these words -
    ... and what good words they are.
           We hope you enjoy.
                                                                From the Files of:

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