Re: what do people want star trek 3 to be like
If you're honestly arguing that any movie that's set in a fictional world has no obligation to internal consistency then I really have no reply to that.
Have you actually taken a step back and investigated Star Trek
's track record as far as internal consistency goes prior to the Abramsverse films? It's an incoherent train wreck that has been given a pass because of creative fans spending decades smoothing over the massive cracks created by having dozens upon dozens of writers with differing visions over seven-hundred plus hours of material.
All I expect any creative team to do is get the broad strokes right, which Abrams and Company have done.
"...the most elementary and valuable statement in science, the beginning of wisdom, is I do not know." - Lt. Commander Data, "Where Silence Has Lease"