Director: J.J. Abrams
Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Simon Pegg, Zoe Saldana, Eric Bana
Rating: 4 stars (out of five)
When I first saw this movie, I was, as the review will show, utterly seduced by its energy and an excellent cast and the way it connected to my decades of affection for the original Star Trek. It was only well after I’d posted the film that I reconsidered my opinion. The movie is terrible, it’s really, as a film, as a story, a load of crap. Whether you consider the old Trek universe or take this as a whole new experience. I get to some of the flaws below, but not the...