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

View Poll Results: Grade the movie...
A+ 144 19.23%
A 161 21.50%
A- 101 13.48%
B+ 83 11.08%
B 59 7.88%
B- 27 3.60%
C+ 40 5.34%
C 38 5.07%
C- 25 3.34%
D+ 11 1.47%
D 13 1.74%
D- 10 1.34%
F 37 4.94%
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Old May 21 2013, 07:02 PM   #3376
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Re: STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS - Grading & Discussion [SPOILERS]

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What do you mean ?
Khan: "Surely, I have made my meaning plain."

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Old May 21 2013, 07:04 PM   #3377
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Re: STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS - Grading & Discussion [SPOILERS]

I don't even consider it that gratuitous. Considering some of the costumes William Ware Theiss had on his lovely ladies in TOS, regular underwear isn't exactly pushing the edge.

Not that I'm complaining, mind you.
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Old May 21 2013, 07:07 PM   #3378
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PushUps: Standard military issue... of the FUTUUUURE!
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Old May 21 2013, 07:21 PM   #3379
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Re: STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS - Grading & Discussion [SPOILERS]

Well, there is this response to think about as well:

http://thinkprogress.org/alyssa/2013...ts-no-respect/
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Old May 21 2013, 07:29 PM   #3380
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Making mountains out of molehills..
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Old May 21 2013, 07:31 PM   #3381
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Making mountains out of molehills..
I don't even count it as a molehill compared to what Trek has given us in the past.
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Old May 21 2013, 07:32 PM   #3382
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Making mountains out of molehills..
It's got Viagra beat.

So to speak.
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Old May 21 2013, 07:32 PM   #3383
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Making mountains out of molehills..
Ha!

Anyhoo, I expect people to always make big issues out of non-existent ones. Star Trek has taken advantage of sexual opportunity as any other genre franchise, so this is nothing new. As I mentioned earlier, compared to some of the outfits William Ware Theiss has displayed on always lovely ladies in the original series (and TNG), underwear is extremely tame.

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Well, there is this response to think about as well:

http://thinkprogress.org/alyssa/2013...ts-no-respect/
There have been times when the men have been made into meat racks (though it is certainly more rare). I wonder how often she complained about those incidents?
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Old May 21 2013, 07:34 PM   #3384
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Making mountains out of molehills..
There is no such thing when it comes to sexism.
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Old May 21 2013, 07:39 PM   #3385
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Old May 21 2013, 07:42 PM   #3386
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I like the io9 article.
Let's complain about the underwear shot but let's also plaster it at the top of the article and the thumbnail to get those views.
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Old May 21 2013, 07:48 PM   #3387
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What do you mean ?
Khan: "Surely, I have made my meaning plain."

Well, no, because it seems like you're answering my post but I don't know how that connects to it.
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Old May 21 2013, 07:49 PM   #3388
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No. Just because my post follows yours doesn't mean I'm addressing you. I simply made a declaration.
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Old May 21 2013, 08:08 PM   #3389
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The Alice Eve shot was "blink or you'll miss it". If you looked away for a second or sneezed, you would have missed it.
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Old May 21 2013, 08:10 PM   #3390
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The Alice Eve shot was "blink or you'll miss it". If you looked away for a second or sneezed, you would have missed it.
But somewhere on celluloid, her boobies are naked under that bra!

WON'T SOMEONE PLEASE THINK OF THE CHILDREN?!

I wonder if anyone has asked Alice Eve her opinion on the matter? It is, after all, her body, and it was her choice to make.
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