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Star Trek Movies XI+ Discuss J.J. Abrams' rebooted Star Trek here.

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Old November 16 2012, 10:31 PM   #1
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http://trekweb.com/articles/2012/11/...-SPOILER.shtml

I thinks this is distilling into Mitchell. JJ has gone down the TOS movie route in picking a canon character for his second movie.

No bad thing IMO.

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Old November 16 2012, 10:47 PM   #2
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Her eyes aren't glowing with Gary Mitchell powers, they're just reflecting something.

I say Cumberbatch is Starfleet's attempt at a 23rd century Augment (hence the Khan rumors and him being in a Starfleet uniform in the leaked footage). It will go horribly wrong.
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Old November 16 2012, 10:49 PM   #3
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Maybe it will go horribly right but everyone will be too scared to accept it.
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Old November 17 2012, 12:29 AM   #4
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I recently re-watched WNMHGB and her eyes DO appear to be glowing with the god-effect. Of course it could just be a coincidence... done accidentally on purpose to keep us seething.
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Old November 17 2012, 12:38 AM   #5
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http://www.tor.com/blogs/2011/11/gar...ws-star-trek-2

This is the cover of Star Trek #2 which featured Gary Mitchell. Uhuru's eyes are nothing like Mitchell's.
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Old November 17 2012, 12:53 AM   #6
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Ah, yes. There is a difference.

Still not definitive proof against the idea though; Uhura may be at lesser degree of change than Gary.

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Old November 17 2012, 07:33 AM   #7
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This is a prequel comic. I doubt we'd see a large plot point being revealed before the movie and taking place in the comics.
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Old November 17 2012, 07:50 AM   #8
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It's just a reflection in her eye. I doubt they are going to spoil any major plot point on a comic cover.
Judging from what we got so far, the covers will just be the main four in dramatic poses.
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Old November 17 2012, 08:02 AM   #9
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Good grief, it's obviously just glints of reflected light, from the same "source" as the bright light hitting her hair, forehead, neck, shoulder, etc. Her irises are still quite visibly brown.
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Old November 17 2012, 08:53 AM   #10
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Christopher wrote: View Post
Good grief, it's obviously just glints of reflected light, from the same "source" as the bright light hitting her hair, forehead, neck, shoulder, etc.
It's lens flare.
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Old November 17 2012, 10:34 AM   #11
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Good grief, it's obviously just glints of reflected light, from the same "source" as the bright light hitting her hair, forehead, neck, shoulder, etc.
It's lens flare.
No wonder I can't see it...
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Old November 17 2012, 12:55 PM   #12
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In this cover, Uhura shows a rather serious expression, almost a dark look.
I do not know if she is transformed into something or she is facing something really bad.
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Old November 17 2012, 01:49 PM   #13
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She looks like she is glancing over her shoulder before plunging into the galactic barrier.
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Old November 17 2012, 03:01 PM   #14
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Or she looks like she is saying: "We are going into darkness and it´s not good".
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Old November 17 2012, 03:52 PM   #15
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Or she's just posing moodily. Be glad she's not doing a duckface.
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