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When I was a kid and saw Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(1977) for the first time, it blew my mind and around the same time, I had friends who were huge fans of Star Trek and I don't know if I was smart enough to get it, or patient enough. What I loved about Star Wars was the visceral energy of it, the clarity of it, the kind of innocence and big heart of it. Star Trek always felt a little ...
In 2011, during an interview on the NPR program "Fresh Air with Terry Gross", writer/director Abrams told a story about getting to attend a very early rough-cut screening of Escape from New York
(1981) with his father, producer Gerald W. Abrams
(who knew that his then-15-year-old son was a huge fan of John Carpenter
). Abrams told Gross that during the discussion afterward, Gerald suggested ...