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Posts Tagged ‘Harrison’

Orci: Why This Certain Villain

Friday, May 24th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness Co-writer Roberto Orci explained why a certain villain was included in the film.

According to Orci, the villain was a result of wanting to relate to Star Trek history. Spoilers behind the cut for those who haven’t yet seen the film.

Harrison File

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Some clever sleuthing by on the website has uncovered a file about Star Trek into Darkness‘ John Harrison.

The PDF file is two pages in length, and reproduced below the cut. Note: There are spoilers, so if you’ve not yet seen the movie, wait until you do before you read the rest of this article.


Lindelof On Harrison/Kirk Similarities

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness Co-Producer/Co-Writer Damon Lindelof spoke about his work on the movie and one of the topics was the mysterious John Harrison.

In this latest Trek movie, the events of Star Trek (2009) weigh heavily upon the Federation.


The Sympathetic Harrison

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Even though he’s the villain of Star Trek into Darkness, fans may at times feel sympathetic towards John Harrison.

There are mild spoilers behind the cut, and speculation on the character that is spoilerish in the original article.


New Harrison Analysis Video

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

In another John Harrison clip, the villain of Star Trek into Darkness gets into Lt. Uhura’s mind.

Following the clip in which Harrison described what makes Spock tick and Spock’s vulnerabilities, Harrison does the same for Uhura.


New Star Trek Into Darkness TV Ads

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

A pair of new Star Trek into Darkness commercials has been released.

The commercials, running half-a-minute in length each, are titled “Vendetta” and “World.”


New Star Trek Into Darkness Clip

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Another snippet from Star Trek into Darkness is available for eager fans.

The clip, just less than a minute-and-a-half in length, features Kirk and Harrison.


Harrison’s Message To Spock

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

A new clip features a message from John Harrison To Spock.

The short clip, forty-three seconds long, probes into what makes Spock tick.


Star Trek Into Darkness Villain Spoiler

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Rumors have swirled around the Internet regarding the identity of Benedict Cumberbatch‘s villain, and one site claims to have the answer as to John Harrison’s true identity.

Spoilers are behind the cut.


Lindelof On The Mysterious Harrison

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness Co-writer Damon Lindelof explained that there is a logical reason for keeping quiet about the villain of the movie.

After the success of Star Trek, the pressure is on to produce a good movie. “If anything, we’ve become more terrified [this time],” said Lindelof. “We kind of got it right the first time; ‘Let’s really not screw it up this time.’ You really have to honor the forty-plus years of canon and legacy that this amazing franchise had before we put pen to paper.”


Cumberbatch: Inspiration For Harrison

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

For actor Benedict Cumberbatch, he didn’t have to look far to find inspiration for John Harrison.

Although he looked at past terrorists, there was plenty of inspiration from modern day events, said Cumberbatch.