Re: The Official STAR TREK Grading & Discussion Thread [SPOILERS]
The movie isn't chapter 11 of an ongoing story; it's chapter 1 of a new story, and that's probably a good thing.
Unfortunately, the story isn't particularly good thus far.
You've pretty much summed up exactly how I feel in those two sentences. Excited for the future, despite being unimpressed with the present.
Ghost of TrekBBS past.