Jonathan Frakes Says He Wishes He’d Directed Star Trek: Nemesis

Star Trek: Nemesis is an awful movie and a horrible sendoff to The Next Generation‘s characters. It squanders a young Tom Hardy, has a nonsensical plot and generally feels like something that was ...

Star Trek: 47 geeky things about the Next Generation films

From Star Trek: Generations through to Star Trek: Nemesis - here are 47 nerdy spots in the Next Generation films... Since Star Trek: The Motion Picture in 1979, the Star Trek cinematic outings have ...

'Next Generation' Star Wants to Direct 'Star Trek 3'

'Next Generation' Star Wants to Direct 'Star Trek 3' Less than one week after Roberto Orci backed away from directing Star Trek 3, Paramount is still searching for a replacement, and at least one filmmaker is campaigning for the job. Jonathan Frakes, ...

Enchanted 2 Moves Forward With New Writers

I have no qualms about admitting that I absolutely loved Enchanted. Filled with incredibly catchy musical numbers (“That’s How You Know” and “Happy Working Song” spring most to mind), hilarious ...

'Enchanted 2' Moves Forward with 'The Smurfs 2' Writers

'Enchanted 2' Moves Forward with 'The Smurfs 2' Writers Four years after it was first announced in February 2010, Walt Disney Pictures is moving forward with Enchanted 2, bringing on The Smurfs and The Smurfs 2 writers J. David Stem and David N. Weiss to ...

Frakes to relax for Nemesis

It's been a couple months since Paramount Pictures made the official announcement that Stuart Baird will be directing "Star Trek: Nemesis" rather than "Star Trek: The Next Generation" star Jonathan ...

'Guys with Kids': Five nostalgia-tastic moments from its premiere

'Guys with Kids': Five nostalgia-tastic moments from its premiere NBC’s Guys with Kids might as well be subtitled How to Succeed in Parenting Without Really Trying. The show follows a trio of young dads — as well as the ladies in their lives — as they struggle to ...

Exclusive Video Interview: Michael Biehn Talks The Divide, The Victim and More

For almost 30 years now actor Michael Biehn has been a beloved fixture within the world of genre films (and outside as well), and his performances in movies like The Terminator, Aliens, The Abyss, The ...

Producer Gale Anne Hurd Talks Separating The Comic & TV Versions Of 'The Walking Dead'

Prolific Producer Says 'Hulk' & 'Terminator' Franchises Moving On Without Her Gale Anne Hurd has had an incredibly varied (and just plain incredible) career, starting off as an executive assistant to ...

Jonathan Frakes Talks Bar Karma, Star Trek, and Yes, Gargoyles

These days, Jonathan Frakes is a captain in his own right. The former Star Trek: The Next Generation actor and director makes his living mostly behind the scenes with a plethora of directing gigs, ...

The Notable Films of 2011: Part Twelve

Scream 4 Opens: April 15th 2011 Cast: Neve Campbell, David Arquette, Courteney Cox, Mary McDonnell, Emma Roberts Director: Wes Craven Summary: Sidney Prescott, now the author of a self-help book, ...

Michael Biehn Career Assessment: Go With Him If You Want To Live

Subject: Michael Biehn, 53-year old American actor (turned writer and director) Date of Assessment: March 2, 2011 Positive Buzzwords: Intensity, ability to speak wordless volumes, James Cameron ...

Paula Garces: A Back Stage Exclusive

"People tell me being a perfectionist is a fault, but I find that's what drives me," says Paula Garces. You may already know Paula from her stand-out work on "Guiding Light" and "The Shield," but that ...

The Notable Films of 2010: Part Eleven

One month, 280 films and 70,000 words later, my guide to the films of 2010 is now complete. I hope you've enjoyed reading it all - it's been utterly exhausting but an ultimately rewarding venture I've ...

Boos! & Whoop-doos!: A Decade of Glossy Schlock!

The Drive-In? Whoop-doo!Boos! & Whoop-doos!: A Decade of Glossy Schlock! The Aughts ushered in a new era of glossy schlock that rose quietly from the ashes of the once burgeoning Drive-In scene. The ...

Killer Imports: My Sassy Girl

Killer Imports [1] is a regular feature on Film Junk where we explore foreign-language films from around the world that haven’t yet had their chance to shine. I think I once loved a girl. The reason I ...

Casting Bites: Brides, Crazies, and 'Up in the Air'

Hump day is behind us, the weekend is in sight, and here are some casting bites, courtesy of Variety: We're still waiting to see when on earth The Garden of Eden will hit screens (some, like me, more ...

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Audio Interview with Jonathan Frakes about Leverage, Tng's Future, and Family Guy

Jonathan Frakes is best known for playing Commander William T. Riker on Star Trek: The Next Generation. During his seven seasons, he directed several episodes and went on to helm episodes of Star ...