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Throwback Thursday – What I Want to See in the Next Star Trek Movie

With the recent release of Star Trek Beyond, I wanted to Throwback Thursday to a Star Trek related post… when I found this one, it made me laugh and I felt I needed to share. This was originally published June 25, 2013 on Comparative Geeks, with Star Trek Into Darkness in theaters. So get back into that mindset, sit back, relax, and read how terribly wrong I was…

Alright, I want to talk about the recent Star Trek movies, and what I think a good next sort of plot would be. To do so, I think spoilers will be unavoidable, so I just wanted to throw that out there now. If you haven’t seen Star Trek: Into Darkness yet, go forth to the movie theater and do so. Then come back and you can read on.

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There have been a couple of different plot sources so far, so while there has been some reaction against their source in the second one, I want to point out that there was something different in the first one. And that means we need to move into spoilerville. Onwards!

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Rewatching Star Trek The Next Generation – Seasons 1-3

I love having all of Star Trek The Next Generation on DVD - and all the films on Blu Ray. Now I should probably actually watch them all again...

I love having all of Star Trek The Next Generation on DVD – and all the films on Blu Ray. But I should probably actually watch them all again…

I’ve been rewatching Star Trek: The Next Generation lately. Well, I use the term “lately” loosely; it’s been a little while. However, I stopped at an interesting point: the middle of The Best of Both Worlds.

I haven’t really watched the show other than occasionally catching some in syndication since back when I was watching episodes we recorded on VHS. But I got the whole series on DVD, and realized I owed it to my old memories of the show to watch it.

Rewatching the first few seasons, I am realizing how iconic they were in many ways, how they shape the idea of what the show was. They were good enough for the show to continue, after all. However, I remember more of the later seasons, so I’m excited to move on and rewatch some of those episodes. But for now, a few thoughts on rewatching the first few seasons of Star Trek: The Next Generation!

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What I Want to See in the Next Star Trek Movie

Alright, I want to talk about the recent Star Trek movies, and what I think a good next sort of plot would be. To do so, I think spoilers will be unavoidable, so I just wanted to throw that out there now. If you haven’t seen Star Trek: Into Darkness yet, go forth to the movie theater and do so. Then come back and you can read on.
Star Trek
There have been a couple of different plot sources so far, so while there has been some reaction against their source in the second one, I want to point out that there was something different in the first one. And that means we need to move into spoilerville. Onwards!

Continue reading