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Old June 10 2013, 01:30 AM   #256
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Re: Star Trek III - The [Speculation Begins] (Spoilers)

I doubt we'd get the Eternal Sunshine Carrey.
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Old June 10 2013, 02:03 AM   #257
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No need to worry. Carrey will play Q similar to his Ace Ventura character.


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Old June 10 2013, 09:58 AM   #258
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Carey as Q would be a personal nightmare for me.. never ever liked him.

Why can't we have DeLancie? Send him to the gym!
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Old June 10 2013, 10:41 PM   #259
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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson should definitley do Star Trek again, he would be a good Klingon!

I am being serious, Star Trek helped to start his acting career and hes done very well for himself since. GI:Joe and Fast & Furious have certainly benefited from his presence, and he is recognisable worldwide!

Mila Kunis is a big Trekkie and would certainly be in the next movie. If she is free!

Tom Hanks is still a big star and would make a good Starfleet admiral (Pike Replacement)!
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Old June 10 2013, 10:43 PM   #260
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The Rock is actually not that bad of an actor. I mean, what is professional wrestling if not acting? And I agree he would make a great Klingon.
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Old June 11 2013, 12:38 AM   #261
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The Rock is actually not that bad of an actor.
You're kidding, right ? Did you ever watch the WWE back in his heyday ? The man played the crowd like an instrument. Even when he was a heel, he'd get them to chant his name, and even as a face, he'd manage to get boos on demand. Man's a natural with a microphone.
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Old June 11 2013, 02:02 AM   #262
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Dwayne Johnson has the screen presence of a...

Oh who am I kidding?

Yeah. Given the choice, I'd take Carrey.
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Old June 14 2013, 06:29 PM   #263
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Kathleen Quinlan would be a good Romulan captain, she has the looks, a little point on the ears and tugging of the eyes and she would be perfect.
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Old June 14 2013, 06:31 PM   #264
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Dwayne Johnson has the screen presence of a...

Oh who am I kidding?

Yeah. Given the choice, I'd take Carrey.
Even if Dwayne's Walking Tall movie was terrible, I'd still rather watch him over Carrey anyday.
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Old June 14 2013, 07:17 PM   #265
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1. It'll either be Klingons, Borg, or V'ger.

2. I support The Rock being in the movie. For The Gratuitous Underwear Scene (TM).

3. I think Shatner should deliver the "These Are The Voyages" Speech.

4. It needs to be big. Like fucking huge. They set the bar really high.
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Old June 15 2013, 01:39 AM   #266
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Looks like they're having a Romulan Klingon War in the After Darkness comic so I think that that theme's out for the next movie
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Old June 15 2013, 01:50 AM   #267
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The Rock is actually not that bad of an actor.
You're kidding, right ? Did you ever watch the WWE back in his heyday ?
No.
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Old June 15 2013, 03:34 AM   #268
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Dwayne Johnson is quite a good actor and despite having been at it for a while is probably at the beginning of his real career.
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Old June 15 2013, 06:56 AM   #269
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It's interesting to read the mostly positive comments about Dwayne Johnson. When he appeared on the VOY episode most trek fans on this site were outraged, saying a wrestler had no business being in a trek episode and it was nothing but UPN promoting their wrestling show.

I was one of the few people who supported him, pointing out that he already had acting experience since he was a WWE wrestler. Also he was playing a wrestler type athelte on the show and not some scientist. He was good in it and it was a decent and entertaining episode but got bashed by VOY fans.
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Old June 15 2013, 07:55 AM   #270
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It's interesting to read the mostly positive comments about Dwayne Johnson. When he appeared on the VOY episode most trek fans on this site were outraged, saying a wrestler had no business being in a trek episode and it was nothing but UPN promoting their wrestling show.

I was one of the few people who supported him, pointing out that he already had acting experience since he was a WWE wrestler. Also he was playing a wrestler type athelte on the show and not some scientist. He was good in it and it was a decent and entertaining episode but got bashed by VOY fans.
Eh, I liked it. Johnson was pretty much playing the Rock role, but he was good, Hertzler and the Hirogen Fighter/Seven interaction were very good, and Combs was appropriately slimy in his role. What's not to like?
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