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Old August 18 2013, 09:36 PM   #115
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Re: is TOS the only 'true' Star Trek?

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No. The TOS purists need to scale it back and realize not everyone likes what they do and there's nothing wrong with that.
They should also recognize that without the other series Trek would have died after original cast got too old for the big screen. I think some are just bitter that the other series lasted longer
They'd been thinking of recasting the TOS crew since 1977, when Paramount were concerned the TV actors weren't big enough to carry a big budget movie. It nearly happened again in 1993 with Harve Bennett's The Academy Years prequel movie.
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