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16. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 22, 2011, 08:16 kanniballl
Silicon Avatar wrote on Jun 21, 2011, 17:53:
Good, I don't want to see Shatner in a ST sequel. Let the old crew be done already. I am tired of cross-overs and "passing the torch" BS.

I liked the show 'Enterprise,' I can see why some people didn't but I still liked it.

However the 'Enterprise' series finale was a slap in the face... it was a Star Trek: The Next Generation episode taking place aboard the holodeck. With one of the TNG characters playing out the events of one of the final voyages.

WEAK. Even if you didn't like the show you have to admit that was silly (since TNG ended a LONG time ago).

Leonard Nimoy's small part in the recent film was OK, but I think it should end there. And as much as I've started to like Shatner for his recent wacky stuff I don't want him in the next Star Trek film.

This comment was edited on Jun 22, 2011, 08:37.
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