Shaka Zulu wrote:
I'd add in several things from The Wrath of Khan: Terrell's suicide, the Ceti eel coming out of Chekov's ear and one of the Enterprise crew being turned into a human torch when Reliant hits it in the torpedo bay.
Which was taken by Abrams and used in the battle scene with the Kelvin
and the Narada
at the beginning of the 2009 movie, albeit with a sucking out of the crew-member into outer space this time.
Oh please. The explosion and someone catching on fire is a common action movie trope.