So, it comes down to a choice between
"Crap Science" they don't bother to explain being the propellant into the plot
"Crap Science" they pretend to explain with Techno-Babble resolving the plot and saving the day?
I'm fine with the way it is for the Movies, we already accept Warp Drive and Transporters. No need to waste movie screen time on pretending to explain it.
One Day I hope to be the Man my Cat thinks I am
Where are we going? And why are we in this Handbasket?