Romulans Or Remans? (May Be Spoilers?)

Discussion in 'Star Trek Movies: Kelvin Universe' started by Jetfire, Mar 12, 2009.

  1. indranee

    indranee Vice Admiral Admiral

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    your ava is making me hyperventilate!
     
  2. M

    M Vice Admiral Admiral

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    Yeah, it has that same effect on me. :D
     
  3. indranee

    indranee Vice Admiral Admiral

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    :p

    where is that from, btw?
     
  4. M

    M Vice Admiral Admiral

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    That's the lovely Zita Johann as Helen Grosvenor in the classic horror movie The Mummy from 1932.

    I was born too late ... :(
     
  5. indranee

    indranee Vice Admiral Admiral

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    really?! thanks, I'll have to check that out!
     
  6. Ríu ríu chíu

    Ríu ríu chíu Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    FWIW, the Vulcan's Soul trilogy suggests this:
    Remans are an offshoot of Romulans. Specifically, they were deliberately engineered by Vulcan - oops, sorry, Romulan - geneticists to live in the harsh climate of Remus.
     
  7. Hyperspace05

    Hyperspace05 Commodore Commodore

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    My Tivo happened to record Nemesis yesterday... So I watched th first couple of minutes. A graphic display makes it clear that Remus is *NOT* a moon of Romulus - it is a separate planet in the same system.
     
  8. SantaEddie74

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    Exactly. But then, that was established in 1966 in "Balance of Terror" when Spock's viewscreen display map shows Romulus and Remus as separate homeworlds of the Empire. No mention of the latter being a moon.