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JJ makes a dying fan wish come true


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Report this Dec. 28 2012, 2:56 pm

[quote]Call it a Christmas miracle: After word spread on social website Reddit that a 41-year-old “Trek” fan with terminal cancer, named Dan, wanted to see the upcoming “Star Trek Into Darkness” before he died, his wife reportedly received a call from director J.J. Abrams.

“JJ Abrams just called Dan’s wife and left a message. He’s going to try to arrange a screening for Dan, either of the film or at least of the 9 minute promo reel,” Dan’s friend, Grady Hendrix, a writer and founder of the New York Asian Film Festival, posted on Reddit Thursday.[/quote]


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Report this Dec. 28 2012, 6:35 pm

This is fantastic. What a wonderful thing for Paramount and Bad Robot to try and do. This is the kind of thing that makes me proud to be a Star Trek fan. 


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Report this Dec. 28 2012, 7:23 pm

Now that is awesome.

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Report this Dec. 29 2012, 2:22 am

Always good stuff JJ!


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Report this Dec. 29 2012, 8:19 am

That will be such a special memory for him.  Brings a smile to my face!


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Report this Dec. 29 2012, 8:27 pm

I bet all those people who called JJ an "insult to Star Trek fans" are feeling really guilty right now...

"The future is in the hands of those who explore... And from all the beauty they discover while crossing perpetually receding frontiers, they develop for nature and for humankind an infinite love." - Jacques Yves Cousteau


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Report this Dec. 30 2012, 8:53 am

Good on him!

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Report this Jan. 06 2013, 7:19 pm

It seems that he truly is resting in peace. We will do right to keep his family and friends in our thoughts.


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Report this Jan. 07 2013, 3:47 pm

That's really wonderful. Good for Mr.Abrams.


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Report this Jan. 07 2013, 3:55 pm

Awesome wish.  I hope he dreams of Star Trek to enternity.

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