“Let’s put it this way: Kirk kissed a lot of ladies, and none of them were his sister.”
— Stephanie Reid-Simons, “Star Trek ain’t Star Wars, J.J.!” from armchaircommentary.com
I, too, have my doubts about next year’s Trek reboot. Abrams does some things well, but Lost didn’t really find its genre way until he stepped back and let some other folks drive the island (I love you, Brian K. Vaughan).
I’m not a big fan of the new bridge, as pictured in Entertainment Weekly. But D laughs out loud every time she sees Chris Pine’s smarmy mug on the cover. “He’s perfect,” she says. She may be right. Even if his eyes are the wrong color.