The death of Admiral Forrest in "The Forge"

Discussion in 'Star Trek: Enterprise' started by Delta Vega, Dec 15, 2018.

  1. Noname Given

    Noname Given Vice Admiral Admiral

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    To be fair, most actors like material that CHALLENGES them AS an actor. Adm. Forrest probably wasn't that challenging of a character to play, so I'm not surprised he'd pick other characters (like Klingons) that he found more challenging to play.
     
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  2. Jedman67

    Jedman67 Commodore Commodore

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  3. sekundant

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    Thank you very much @HopefulRomantic and @Jedman67 for your great help! Sometimes I think Roddenberry's future vision is too optimistic, then real life let me hope again, we can built it together. People help each other without quid pro quo. Thank you!

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  4. Delta Vega

    Delta Vega Commander Red Shirt

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    Which one are you ?

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  5. Yanks

    Yanks Commodore Commodore

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    I wasn't aware they had regained their senses. (sort of)

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  6. Ar-Pharazon

    Ar-Pharazon Vice Admiral Premium Member

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    Anyone who thinks Forrest is bland, is probably comparing him (consciously or unconsciously) to all the other corrupt and downright insane Admirals we saw on Star Trek (with a few exceptions).

    I liked Forrest. He's the type of superior officer you'd want in your corner in the "early days" of space exploration.
     
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  7. Mr. Laser Beam

    Mr. Laser Beam Fleet Admiral Admiral

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    Indeed. We're so used to seeing evil Admirals that we can't handle it when a good one comes along.

    Although this is a symptom of a larger problem, really: the idea that there can't be any true heroes anymore, that every character (Admiral or not) has to have some evil in them. Those few characters who are truly, unquestionably good people are always written off as bland. It's sad, really, but what can you do. :sigh:
     
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