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Old September 8 2012, 11:24 PM   #76
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Old September 8 2012, 11:59 PM   #77
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It's better, more original, and more evocative the The Dark Knight Rises
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Old September 9 2012, 12:30 AM   #78
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You can't bring back Khan without a colon.
Star Trek: The Wrath of Colon

(Or: The Pepto-Bismol Incident)
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Old September 9 2012, 01:45 PM   #79
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At the end of the day how much I love the film will have nothing to do with the title.

I do think Star Trek: Darkness is better. Kind of goes with the other one word titles, Insurrection, Nemesis, Generations.
And that's precisely why your idea is worse. The whole point of the new film franchise is to distance Star Trek from those three clunkers that nearly killed the film series a decade ago.
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Old September 9 2012, 03:36 PM   #80
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^ Good point. Making it sound more like the earlier movies kind of defeats the point of rebooting the series.
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Old September 9 2012, 03:51 PM   #81
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Going to be a rip off (or riff depending on your point of view) on Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness and Apocolypse Now
One of the earlier leaked rumors regarding the themes of the film from ain't it cool (who were first to report the destruction of Vulcan and gyst of the story) was that there will be a black ops star fleet group led by a revived khan (not revived by Enterprise in this timeline) that goes horribly wrong (think they said he had ignited war with Klingons or something) and Kirk is sent ( like Martin sheen in apocolypse) down river (space) to stop him (terminate his command)

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Old September 9 2012, 04:37 PM   #82
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The horror...the horror.
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Old September 9 2012, 07:07 PM   #83
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getting tired of this "all movies have to be dark and gritty" fad
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Old September 9 2012, 11:32 PM   #84
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Old September 10 2012, 02:21 AM   #85
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Star Trek has dabbled in a bit of shadow now and then but it's never been dark and gritty. If this movie is dark and gritty I will be shocked (and pleasantly surprised).
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Old September 10 2012, 02:34 AM   #86
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I don't know about "gritty," but it's certainly gotten dark on occasion. Just look at "The Conscience of the King," which is all about genocide, guilt, revenge, murder, and madness . . . .

And that's just the last episode I watched!
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Old September 10 2012, 02:48 AM   #87
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Going to be a rip off (or riff depending on your point of view) on Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness
So Star Trek: Insurrection?

that there will be a black ops star fleet group led by a revived khan (not revived by Enterprise in this timeline) that goes horribly wrong (think they said he had ignited war with Klingons or something) and Kirk is sent ( like Martin sheen in apocolypse) down river (space) to stop him (terminate his command)
That could work for me.
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Old September 10 2012, 02:50 AM   #88
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Lord Garth, FOI wrote: View Post
Going to be a rip off (or riff depending on your point of view) on Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness and Apocolypse Now
One of the earlier leaked rumors regarding the themes of the film from ain't it cool (who were first to report the destruction of Vulcan and gyst of the story) was that there will be a black ops star fleet group led by a revived khan (not revived by Enterprise in this timeline) that goes horribly wrong (think they said he had ignited war with Klingons or something) and Kirk is sent ( like Martin sheen in apocolypse) down river (space) to stop him (terminate his command)

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First I've heard of this. Do you have a link?
I'm curious for a link, too.
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Old September 10 2012, 03:14 AM   #89
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There is no such fad. It doesn't exist.

Read Shakespeare much?
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Old September 10 2012, 04:05 AM   #90
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Sorry brothers, no link
Saw it over at ain't it cool I believe after Latino review first confirmed it was khan. If you search trek over there maybe you can find it. Was reported by the guy there who first reported the destruction of Vulcan rumors



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Going to be a rip off (or riff depending on your point of view) on Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness and Apocolypse Now
One of the earlier leaked rumors regarding the themes of the film from ain't it cool (who were first to report the destruction of Vulcan and gyst of the story) was that there will be a black ops star fleet group led by a revived khan (not revived by Enterprise in this timeline) that goes horribly wrong (think they said he had ignited war with Klingons or something) and Kirk is sent ( like Martin sheen in apocolypse) down river (space) to stop him (terminate his command)

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First I've heard of this. Do you have a link?
I'm curious for a link, too.
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