Anybody else seen the new Star Trek?

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  1. Swayze

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    Pretty good flick

    Nice visuals, action and suspense

    Becoming a solid franchise
     
  2. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    Anybody see the Leafs 2nd round playoff game?
     
  3. basketcase

    basketcase Pissed that Naz only has 2 legs

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    no why?
     
  4. gwartney

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    I was going to go tonight but it looks like we are going to have bad storms. I will probably go tomorrow. Great review!
     
  5. beetlejosh

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    I enjoyed it.

    Mission after mission, action packed. :umunch:
     
  6. Swayze

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    Indeed

    Had no idea who the villain was going to be as I went in blind

    Set the third one up nicely with a little klingon action
     
  7. Swayze

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    No but we all saw your zombie back tatt
     
  8. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    Shhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh Im watching tha Red Wings game...
     
  9. beetlejosh

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    Yeah...the dude that played "you know who" was really good.

    It was a nice surprise going in blind.
     
  10. Swayze

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    Oh fuck yeah

    He was fantastic
     
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    I had guessed the identity of you know who, but it was still great. Solid cast.
     
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    :rofl:
     
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    gridman Dancing Madly Backwards

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    Fran and I saw it Sat night ...I dug it..good action and really like the cast
     
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    Great beginning, solid ending. Middle was kind of boring. Star Trek has always been a little too dialogue heavy, and it just wrecks the momentum. Chekov had absolutely nothing to do in the movie except run around the engine room, and Uhura and Sulu are used sparingly.

    I liked the 2009 reboot more.

    Maybe Star Trek will fare better in another director's hands. Maybe it's just me, but I can definitely picture Chris Pine playing the son of Luke Skywalker in Star Wars Episode VII. Maybe JJ Abrams will pull a few actors from Star Trek over to the Star Wars movie