Entertainment Reboots: Star Trek vs. Star Wars

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Which Reboot has turned out better?

Poll closed May 29, 2016.
  1. Star Trek

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  2. Star Wars

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  1. BaldPussy

    BaldPussy Well-Known Member

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    Now that both movie franchises have rebooted, which one was the better movie (not the one that grossed more)?
     
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    I really don't get the hate for the Star Trek reboot.... I loved the timeline change that lets the story change but still be 'original'... Into Darkness was good, and the trailer for the next one looks pretty sweet.

    Did star wars "reboot" ?
     
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  3. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    I'm a Star Wars nerd. Even if some of the newer ones are not up to par, I love that series.


     
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    cygnus2112 In The Prep Room Gold

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    Star Wars Episode 7: The force awakens is not a re-boot. It is a continuation of a story. That's why it is called Episode 7.
    With that being said, I love both star trek and star wars old and new.
     
  5. Roland Schwinn

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    What i don't understand is why Rogue One is not considered part of the original trilogy saga when it is part of the same story line really.

    I hope star wars doesnt get all Xmenned out with all these spin offs and charicter origins.


    EDIT: For what it is worth, i am more psyched for rogue one, after its first trailer than i was after the first force awakens trailers!
     
  6. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Although they made the story the same as the original Star Wars.
     
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    Not a huge fan of the first Star Trek reboot, but I can watch it.

    The second new Star Trek movie, hit a huge low in my book, very shitty movie.

    Star Wars reboot hit it out of the park, I like that movie.

    That said, overall, I like Star Trek as a whole, better than Star Wars.
     
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    beetlejosh "My kids are older than me right now." Gold

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    both blow dead dog.
     
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    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    The last 2 Star Treks have been better than the last 4 Star Wars.
     
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    I'm a big fan of both originals. I was surprised that I liked the Star Trek reboots. I wasn't surprised that I didn't like the new Star Wars, or basically anything created after Empire.
     
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    Correction, the same as the remade originals. Han was still a pussy in the new one. But you're right...how many fucking death stars are they gonna base movies off of?
     
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    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Yeah, it is getting a little too much.
     
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    I liked the prequel trilogy.

    Not a fan of this latest Star Wars movie.


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    DaTenses Well-Known Member

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    Picture made me LOL...hard. Jeez I'm a nerd.
     
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    SuperFarts Well-Known Member

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    Nothing to be ashamed of, Picard is a super boss.

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    Not a fan of the Star Trek movie reboot. Mainly because I don't want to see the same characters rehashed.

    I wish they would just start a new TV show with new cast, advance the timeline 100-200 years from where DS9/Voyager left off and have new stories.
     
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    Star Wars was a sequel, not a reboot.
     
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    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    True, but they did just totally copy the first Star Wars.



     
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