Re: TWOK Phasers: Visceral... and Rare?
The photon torpedoes after TMP are wimpy. There they were really amazing looking.
TMP's phototorp effect judiciously uses lens flare--the screen couldn't contain the brightness. TMP uses lens flare well; I got a kick out of Abrams' almost parodic overuse.
Once every lifetime, we're swallowed by the whale.