Director J.J. Abrams has made a name for himself in the science fiction genre. Abrams has worn multiple hats in the entertainment —he wrote the screenplay for Armageddon, directed several Star Trek movies, co-created hit television series Lost, and even composed the opening theme music for Felicity (which he also co-created and executive produced).
Here are the five Abrams movies that DVD Netflix subscribers have rented the most!
Extending the Star Wars epic's historical arc and set 30 years after Return of the Jedi, this full-throttle adventure features familiar faces and new characters, including planetary scavenger Rey and incomparable X-wing pilot Poe.
This sequel returns much of the cast from the Star Trek feature released in 2009, breathing new life into the seemingly ageless space franchise. Led by the intrepid Captain Kirk, the Enterprise crew still includes Scotty, Spock and Chekov as well.
With a nod toward producer Steven Spielberg's landmark sci-fi films of the 1970s and '80s, writer-director J.J. Abrams crafts a supernatural tale about six kids who witness something incredible while shooting a movie with their Super 8 camera.
This entry in the explosive espionage series finds semiretired superspy Ethan Hunt forced back into action to save a young agent from a dangerous arms dealer. But Ethan's agency superiors may be double-dealing their operatives.
Capt. Kirk and his trusted team on the starship USS Enterprise boldly go where no man has gone before in this installment of Gene Roddenberry's sci-fi franchise that follows the early days of the intergalactic adventurers.