Trekkies

  • 1997
  • 1 HR 27 MIN
  • NR
  • Documentary

Are Trekkies all pathetic losers who fill up the gaping holes in their lives with fantasies and trivial expertise derived from the long-running TV and movie franchise? Well, on the strength of this movie it's hard to dismiss such a harsh characterization out of hand: Most of the extreme Trek fans it features are obsessed in a big way, and if they were...read more

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True love for science fiction knows no borders, and now the people who brought us Trekkies return to travel the globe in hopes of finding the world's most dedicated Star Trek fan in this belated sequel to the 1997 cult documentary. Once again hosted by Star Trek: The Next Generation's Denise Crosby, Trekkies 2 features interviews with such dedicated fans as the English Trekkie who reconstructed his Leicestershire apartment to resemble the interior of the Starship Enterprise, numerous Filk (science fiction-oriented folk music) singers and Star Trek tribute bands, and also offers coverage of the first-ever Serbian Star Trek convention. Of course, a sequel wouldn't be a sequel without the return of a few fans from the original hit, and Trekkies 2 offers follow-up interviews with such memorable devotees as Gabriel Köerner and Whitewater juror Barbara Adams.

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  • Released: 1997
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Are Trekkies all pathetic losers who fill up the gaping holes in their lives with fantasies and trivial expertise derived from the long-running TV and movie franchise? Well, on the strength of this movie it's hard to dismiss such a harsh characterization… (more)

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