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Old August 7 2012, 09:55 PM   #61
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Re: Phase II "Going Boldly" (new vignette)

Thank you everyone for the good vibes!
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Old August 7 2012, 10:03 PM   #62
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My God! It really is PHASE II! Great work, james & Co.!!!
Agree. Truely awesome.
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Old August 8 2012, 12:38 AM   #63
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Fascinating!
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Old August 8 2012, 02:12 AM   #64
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And they brought back the greatest warp effect ever!
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Old August 8 2012, 02:45 AM   #65
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Yay! You did the asteroid space dock! It was perfect!
Indeed. That, and the Archer mention were two nice shout-outs to Enterprise (the series). ROCK ON!
Oooh, the asteroid spacedock pre-dates Star Trek: Enterprise by quite a bit! It was part of the original Ralph McQuarrie concept artwork produced back before Paramount decided to go with Phase II. Here's a link that shares some of that artwork and discusses early ideas for the cancelled first film.
The article is interesting enough but not entirely accurate. The film and its production art was discussed in some depth in this old thread "Planet of the Titans Revisited" <link>.
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Old August 8 2012, 04:08 AM   #66
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The poem at the begining-written for the piece or is that something that's out there?
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Old August 8 2012, 04:12 AM   #67
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Well done. For a 9 minute clip, it engrossed me FAR more than I would have expected.
Very, VERY well done.
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Old August 8 2012, 12:36 PM   #68
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We are at 8,881 views on you tube alone in just over 24 hours! Thank You everyone.
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Old August 8 2012, 12:46 PM   #69
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The poem at the begining-written for the piece or is that something that's out there?
It's Longfellow. Though I got a word wrong in it. My fault and I didn't notice until just now. :-/

http://www.bartleby.com/102/55.html

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Old August 9 2012, 12:48 AM   #70
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And they brought back the greatest warp effect ever!
Not to mention my favorite Trek starship ever, the movie Enterprise with the cool new nacelles. Life am good.
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Old August 9 2012, 01:06 AM   #71
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It's not the movie Enterprise. It's the TOS Enterprise with Jefferies-designed Phase II nacelles and some visible airlocks and other details.
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Old August 9 2012, 02:25 AM   #72
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Having rewatched it a bit, I probably could have done without the TWOK music and the nearly-shot-for-shot recreation of the ship exit from the end of TMP. Your mileage may vary of course.

I did like how they threw in a literal mention of "Phase Two," and in a perfectly acceptable, diagetic and non fanwanky way.
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Old August 9 2012, 12:53 PM   #73
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Mileage always varies! Nothing wrong with that.
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Old August 9 2012, 01:12 PM   #74
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It's not the movie Enterprise. It's the TOS Enterprise with Jefferies-designed Phase II nacelles and some visible airlocks and other details.
Exactly! They basically tried to combine the best aspects of both designs.
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Old August 9 2012, 04:56 PM   #75
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It's not the movie Enterprise. It's the TOS Enterprise with Jefferies-designed Phase II nacelles and some visible airlocks and other details.
Exactly! They basically tried to combine the best aspects of both designs.
Both the TOS ship and Jefferies's Phase II version? Yep.

As far as the ST:TMP Enterprise is concerned, I don't see a single element from it incorporated into this version. I may be missing something.

I noticed that the exterior bridge dome still has the one turbolift shaft, which is consistent with the interior set.
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