I'd like a Nimoy "cameo"

Discussion in 'Star Trek Movies: Kelvin Universe' started by JRoss, Dec 14, 2012.

  1. newtontomato539

    newtontomato539 Commander Red Shirt

    Oct 22, 2010
    I don't want this to be like Generations. Please Noooooooooo!
  2. RoJoHen

    RoJoHen Awesome Premium Member

    Apr 14, 2000
    QC, IL, USA
    While I'd love to see Nimoy's Spock again, unless a big part of this movie's plot has to do with Vulcan Reconstruction, I don't see there being much of a point for him to be in it.
  3. BillJ

    BillJ Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Jan 30, 2001
    I'm a huge TOS fan and I don't want to see Nimoy again and I definitely don't want him making comparative statements about what he saw in TOS and what is taking place in the new film.

    Pine, Quinto and the rest of the cast and crew need to succeed or fail on the quality of the universe they've created, not keep going back to the well.
  4. Franklin

    Franklin Vice Admiral Admiral

    Aug 22, 2006
    The idea that the movie might open with the memorial service with the flyby being for Spock Prime (hey, he was old) had crossed my mind before the first nine minutes were revealed. It would've had everyone in one place at one time. A convenient target for a terrorist. Shortly after Kirk finishes his words and there's the flyby, the detonating starts.
    Actually, the sentimentalist in me thought, it would've been nice to see Spock Prime given the proper Starfleet sendoff he would've had in his universe. It also would've been better than how Berman treated Kirk. :devil:
  5. The Wormhole

    The Wormhole Admiral Admiral

    Jul 23, 2001
    Thing is, would Spock Prime really be that well known to warrant that kind of a memorial service? In the grand scheme of things, he's just another Vulcan to everyone else. Sure, the Enterprise crew knows who he really is, but he's likely keeping his actual identity a secret. A deleted scene from Trek XI implies he has no intention of telling Sarek who he is, so I doubt the other Vulcans or anyone at Starfleet is going to find out.
  6. Set Harth

    Set Harth Vice Admiral Admiral

    Mar 10, 2010
    What, you don't like a pile of rocks?