Re-writing the climax of STiD

Discussion in 'Star Trek Movies: Kelvin Universe' started by WarpFactorZ, Sep 7, 2013.

  1. Smellmet

    Smellmet Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Aug 5, 2013
    I would have been happy with the warp chase going on longer with the Enterprise getting a few shots back, then not conveniently dropping out of warp at the moon (When was Sulu planning on dropping out of warp? He must have the reactions of a fly!) followed by an impulse power chase to earth with Kirk alerting the 'ever present' Earth defences where a nice juicy battle ensues showing other classes of federation ships too. Then the rest of the film plays out as it did, they can keep the reverse TWOK scene, hell even the Khan scream if they insist, just show me some Enterprise in action - not noisy explosions of the Enterprise getting its ass kicked without returning a single shot that are over so quick you can't tell what's even on the screen.
  2. Opus

    Opus Commodore Commodore

    Jun 20, 2003
    Bloom County
    He's a human with genetically engineered superhuman-like abilities?
    Last edited: Sep 16, 2013
  3. JarodRussell

    JarodRussell Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jul 2, 2009
    That is a pretty generic reminiscence. I doubt that without the Khan plot he would have been. Either he would have been naturally skilled, or some sort of human-alien hybrid.

    So, what else reminds you of Khan?
  4. Set Harth

    Set Harth Vice Admiral Admiral

    Mar 10, 2010
    hee hee
  5. CorporalClegg

    CorporalClegg Admiral Admiral

    Aug 23, 2001
    Land of Enchantment
    How the fuck do you know?

    And I'm sure if, Chang, Soran, Ru'afo, Shinzon, and Nero can--in some way--remind people of Khan, I'm sure someone would have come up with something for Harrison.
  6. Coloratura

    Coloratura Snuggle Princess Premium Member

    Dec 25, 2002
    Ohio, USA
    Pfft. In what way does a highly intelligent, genetically engineered man from hundreds of years in the past, and bent on conquest and/or revenge remind you of Khan?

    Also, none of those things count as an answer, because they would turn my point against me, so you can't think them either.
  7. Zombie Cheerleader

    Zombie Cheerleader Nerys Myk Premium Member

    Nov 4, 2001
    JJ Abraaaaains
    Arrogance. Megalomania. Batshit crazy.

    Sounds like Khan to me.