Star Trek Into Darkness
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Star Trek Into Darkness
The search for Cumberbatchs turncoat, who lays siege to Starfleet in one of the films numerous sound and fury showdowns, serves as the catalyst for th ..
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What you see is what you get, and this is one heck of a good entertainer.Dont miss it.
J.J. Abrams Star Trek Into Darkness is a bigger and much louder sequel, which sacrifices brains and character building for expensive spectacle.
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As a character piece, Star Trek Into Darkness is not flawless, but it is largely fantastic, and remarkably satisfying for longtime fans of the franchi ..
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Star Trek Into Darkness is one of the most aggressively self conscious summer blockbusters ever made.
I dont think the original series is perfect, but I admire its spirit and its values.I also recognize Wrath of Khan as a classic movie that can appeal ..
The film impressively freewheels between thrilling chases and laser battles on planets to beautifully shot spaceship attacks and onto a stunning clima ..
Theres something especially disconcerting about Into Darknesss hollowness, given the visibly provocative content that, in true Trek fashion, is meant ..
The result is a stop gap tale thats modest, fun and briefly amusing rather than one that breaks new ground or offers hugely memorable set pieces.
Indeed, the more subtle stuff comes by way of the characters sense of absurdity about their own situations; one gets the feeling most of the cast are ..
Likewise, Star Trek Into Darkness has a good, enthralling story at its core and some strong ideas buried beneath the empty style that eventually win t ..
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Star Trek into Darkness is either the second or 12th feature length instalment in the science fiction series depending which calendar you count on, an ..
Whether or not this potential for growth is explored over the life of the rebooted franchise remains to be seen, but at least the potential is there.
The modern day 3D seems extraneous here, but overall, Star Trek Into Darkness is a satisfying summer entertainment spectacle with heart and a brain.
And yet, those take flight moments of blockbuster bliss are frequent and consistently spectacular, as Abrams continues to prove his rare gift of combi ..
Yet this action filled sci fi drama bridges the worlds of sci fi brains and mainstream muscle much like that other famous second film in its history, ..
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It looks surprisingly flat in this medium.Abrams messes with Star Trek purist Trekkie sensibilities to keep it as a crowd pleasing action pic that tou ..
On the whole though, STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS is a pretty damn thrilling entry into the Summer blockbuster movie season, and if you liked the last one, ..
That said this is a Star Trek film, so even when action is depicted through ship versus ship destruction and crumbling CGI environments (instead of in ..
The plot moves fast (Abrams likes a brisk pace) and keeps you guessing without leaving you lost.
If you blink, youll miss the moment, but its part of the reason J.J. Abrams sequel to his 2009 Star Trek reboot is so much fun.
Even more than its predecessor, Star Trek Into Darkness is densely plotted, and occasionally borders on the convoluted, but the clarity and inventiven ..
Into Darkness is a blast, fun, funny, spectacular and exhilarating.
Star Trek Into Darkness banishes, at least for the moment, the lugubrious mood and sepulchral look that too many comic book movies mistake for sophist ..
Star Trek Into Darkness offers qualified satisfaction, which, especially after the second half, is akin to the relief of surviving a long beating.
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Hats off to J. J. Abrams who has made this sci fi thriller into an adventure with a capital A.
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In the right hands, this core could easily have become a terrific, exciting movie.
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Its an immensely satisfying summer blockbuster but its not a genre defining masterpiece.
All this and Spock (Zachary Quinto) made action hero makes for an exciting trek.
Give these likable characters something interesting to do, with a worthy opponent, and most of us will be content.
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It has it all.Fortunately, there is some humor in this movie, too, not an excess of humor, but enough to take the edge off all that hysterical emoting ..
Spectacular special effects, superbly crafted action sequences, plenty of humor and terrific performances render it a cut above most summer blockbuste ..
Sequel to the 2009 Academy Award winning spin off of the classic 1960s sci fi adventure series.
It embraces both the desire to offer mightily impressive spectacle and the capacity for exploring ideas.
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But somewhere along the way, Abrams got lost in the Galaxy of Not Much Fun.
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Star Trek Into Darkness is nearly as exciting and engaging as its predecessor, and just as supremely well crafted.
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The conceptual sci fi of the original series is nowhere to be found, though you might enjoy watching the skinny young actors approximate their counter ..
Theres also a key This Will Be Important For Later moment thats so badly and obviously telegraphed that its actually laughable.Fan pandering issues as ..
Overall, its fun popcorn entertainment, but nowhere as enjoyable and/or brilliant as the 2009 reboot of the franchise.
J.J. Abramss Star Trek Into Darkness, the sequel to his prequel, delivers the goods, even if some of the goods are less than fresh.
Abrams boldly goes into Star Trek Into Darkness, and crushes it again. Its more fun and more intense, without giving less to the characters.
The Nature of Imitation is the sound of Dorian Concept systematically deconstructing various genres, stripping them back to the bones underneath and t ..
At its core an intergalactic manhunt tale about a traitor to the cause, the production gives the impression of a massive machine cranked up for two ho ..
Its also a reminder of how breezy this Trek feels compared with the grand, operatic, emotionally cathartic originals.
Four years on, this follow up shows how quickly the shine can get knocked off.Star Trek Into Darkness is no disaster it has too much competence on its ..
So this outrageous adventure is exciting, sometimes exhilarating and ultimately rather moving.
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The charm and novelty of 2009s Star Trek is largely absent here, and, as indicated by the title, Abrams seems to be going out of his way to put an alm ..
The new timeline provides satisfying reflections of the original and serves up several moments which had the fanboy/girl audience I watched it with wh ..
The movie may not offer the jolts of surprise that its predecessor did no sequel can, really but this new Enterprise remains exciting and compelling e ..
This time out, Sherlocks Benedict Cumberbatch is the major menace to society.He portrays top Starfleet agent John Harrison, who may or may not have go ..
In effect, the sequel lacks the consistent creative vision of the 2009 outing.
Here in a nutshell is the Abrams approach to blockbuster filmmaking.
How great it would be to update the wit and sincerity of the original with the scale and velocity enabled by 21st century moviemaking.
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Its not like the film gives you much chance to ponder weighty matters.The prime directive is to entertain, and it does so with brio.
The dilithium crystals powering the entertainment warp drive are still pretty much undamaged.
And the flashes of crackling, knowing comedy have been retained, punctuating the shuddering fight scenes and chase sequences that are the very currenc ..
I thought it was really fun, an inventive, surprising rethinking of some of Star Treks most hallowed inventions, but Im not wedded to the source mater ..
There is lot of stuff blowing up, strong feelings nobody quite knows what to do with, rule breaking is a turn on, and girls are largely eye candy and ..
The best, even numbered films in the original Trek film franchise were shaped by the guiding intelligence of writer director Nicholas Meyer, who laced ..
Their screenplay is beautifully structured, very clever, and funny too.
This is an exciting action movie which like Iron Man 3 doesnt take itself too seriously.
There is some slight dimming of the films bold color schemes, but nothing terrible.
I enjoyed Into Darkness immensely, and I cant wait to see it again in IMAX next time, perhaps; Ill certainly skip the 3D, which is as pointless as nea ..
Collectively, these characters soften the hard edges and fire up comic moments like afterburners.
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Remember, this is the summer movie season, where spectacle trumps all, and boy does this movie know how to show off its more specacular moments.
Theres absolutely nothing wrong with Star Trek Into Darkness once you understand it as a generic comic book style summer flick faintly inspired by som ..
The Into Darkness title is appropriate because the simplistic, characteristically upbeat, light heartedness and quirky, bantering humor of the origina ..
The only darkness here besides the dingy looking images dimmed by 3 D glasses is the murky plot, which is as silly as it is arbitrary.
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This sequel, directed again by Abrams, sits firmly in the more of the same camp: its funny, dramatic and very exciting, but for the most part it lacks ..
If youre not the kind of Star Trek fan to stand up in the middle of a theater and shout Sacrilege! when sacred text is interfered with, Star Trek Into ..
The picture is well cast and characters old and new all get their chance to shine, often to good comic effect, thanks to a screenplay that never loses ..
You wind up feeling doubly bulliedfirst by the brutal enormity of the set pieces, and then by the emotional arm twisting of the downtimes.Neither bear ..
The new film works. Its rousing. The human element, and the Vulcan element, to say nothing of various other species, are present, accounted for and ta ..
This sequel to their 2009 reboot of Star Trek is lively, well made popcorn entertainment.
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And for much of the first half of the movie (running the requisite two hours plus, though never coming close to dragging), it seems like it might be a ..
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But Abramss brilliance lies in his ability to fold the references to classic Star Trek and to contemporary politics into a thrilling, pulpy structure ..
Pine and Quinto have grown into their roles and seem much more assured than four years ago. Quinto is especially impressive. This could be the best St ..
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A pretty relentless piece of summer entertainment, anchored by what I consider one of the most exciting movie star performances in recent memory.
Story decisions aside, Abrams continues staging the most exciting action scenes done in any Star Trek property.
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In most respects, Star Trek Into Darkness bears a close similarity to its predecessor.
That, one must concede, is a winning combination for a big budget actioner like Star Trek Into Darkness, and the pictures entertainment virtues dont e ..
But it cant help but be a disappointment and that is what Star Trek Into Darkness is.Pretty and loud, but unimaginative and repetitive.
Most audiences probably will forgive Abrams for kicking Star Trek into the kind of action oriented overdrive that defines summer at the movies especia ..
But that would be highly illogical.Beam yourself down to a multiplex now: Theres intelligent life there.
A simple, character based story with some well timed scenes of excitement is what made the first installment great. Star Trek Into Darkness is just go ..
Despite its spot on casting, playful chemistry, and eye popping action, the one factor that seemed to weigh down Abrams otherwise satisfying 2009 rebo ..
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I love Nimoys Spock, but this series should stand on its own as a true reboot.A much better way to pay tribute to the original series is the clever wa ..
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On the whole, its entertaining enough to want another ride aboard Enterprise though not right away.
Star Trek Into Darkness earns its title, but the dark shades are still primary colours.
Since when do we complain about a richly executed, thrilling and thoughtful franchise installment
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As with the very best fantasy flicks (see The Dark Knight, Superman II or last months Iron Man 3), the appeal lies in the sheer dastardliness of its v ..
Yes, this one is even better: funnier, brawnier and ingeniously constructed for appeal to both devoted fans and reluctant converts.
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All of this and a lot more is to be had before the film even reaches its climax.
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Rest assured though, its all a glorious display of technological know how and cinematic imagination.
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The ensuing skirmishes, chases and confrontations add a personal struggle somewhat missing from Abrams previous effort, helping to distinguish Into Da ..
Indeed, I find a certain level of distrust among the more sober sided of my brethren for anything that provides too much giddy pleasure, as if to say: ..
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But if Iron Man 3 taught us anything, its that the right script can take a familiar formula and make it feel fresh again.
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Open yourself up to the Star Trek universe and enjoy the thrill of the ride.
And not focusing enough on kicking your ass and giving you a great fucking popcorn movie.
Their Star Trek reboot finally got the cool kids to hang out with the biggest geek at Franchise High, but this sequel is the cinematic equivalent of a ..
Into Darkness is an enjoyably solid effort, but it suffers from a lack of the innovation and inspiration of its predecessor (or indeed of Abramss best ..
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Instead, you should simply let Abrams and his skilled team of movie magicians get you started on this slick summer season rollercoaster, and then ride ..
Director JJ Abrams is again at the helm but its likely this will be his last film in the franchise.
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The greatest strength of In Darkness, however, lies in its subtexts of friendship and loyalty, making this far more than just a throw away franchise e ..
A well made, somewhat serious minded adventure flick is a rare thing, even one that does not seem quite as deliciously new as J.J. Abramss 2009 reinve ..
JJ Abrams most recent reinvention of established continuity moves the characters forward in spite of a concerted effort to bury them beneath an overbl ..
It was terrific pop entertainment.Star Trek Into Darkness is as glum and mechanical as its predecessor was buoyant.
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Well never know.But its an agreeable ride and the fact that it treads so little new ground doesnt much detract from its pleasures.
Entertaining, for sure, but lacking the energy of a premiere or the stakes of a finale.
Star Trek Into Darkness Synopsis In the wake of a shocking act of terror from within their own organization, the crew of The Enterprise is called back ..
Star Trek Into Darkness is an adequate sequel it hits the ground without the burden of introductions, it has two or three terrific set pieces, the Kir ..
That might sound like back handed praise at best, but on the whole, this latest Trek is expertly crafted, combining uproarious humour with intense, sp ..
Together the combination makes for a fully immersive ride, drawing the viewer in rather than pushing them away.
If movies could leave you spellbound using visual effects alone then surely Abrams two Treks would be classics but getting drunk on the impressive dig ..
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Without that element of gleeful surprise, Darkness may end up a movie that is underpraised even though it may be a better piece of filmmaking than Abr ..
Techno overkill is a big part of the movies fun, and nothing overkills quite like IMAX.
Its not simply a story we know with a new cast and more up to date special effects.
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Entertaining, flashy, and action packed, if rather lacking in substance, Into Darkness represents a continuing improvement on the franchise, with inte ..
But that was before director JJ Abrams whos boldly admitted that Star Trek wasnt even really his thing as a kid brilliantly rebooted the franchise, tr ..
FOUR years ago JJ Abrams rescued Star Trek from the Neutral Zone with an amped up reboot which managed to channel the original characters in ways that ..
Director J.J. Abrams takes us on a rowdy thrill ride through bumpy space.At its best, Star Trek Into Darkness is Cumberbatch; at its worst, its cumber ..
Abrams manages to maintain the same sense of light hearted fun that held together his previous effort.
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More a case of self cannibalisation than plagiarism, it remains a magnificently orchestrated spectacle.
Its funny, reverent, suspenseful, heartfelt, and chock full of dazzling deep space effects.
Its a tremendously energetic, thrilling mash up of past storylines.
The real answer to making a good sequel is to just make a good movie.
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The Star Trek Into Darkness narrative is undeniably flawed, but thoughtful filmmaking is still very evident in a number of respects, so the lack of co ..
Alliances are muddledfascinatingly.The narrative never stops twisting.
It may be a summer blockbuster but the weighty themes come thick and fast in JJ Abrams second Star Trek film Into Darkness.
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Despite these problems, Star Trek Into Darkness still manages to be an even more enjoyable film than its precursor.
But with its emphasis on its heros adolescent anger, the movie turns this venerable science fiction series one that prided itself on addressing comple ..
It pays off and its a standout moment.Star Trek Into Darkness is an operatic space adventure with three excellent central performances and a myriad of ..
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They darkly wave.Political opportunity is not wasted on ready opportunists.
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Packed with action, the film is the second in director Abrams successful attempt to reboot a tired franchise.
And you can be damned sure the Trekkies havent, either.Ever since Abrams film effectively wiped the slate clean on Trek history, theories have been fl ..
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As much as I want to stand up and cheer at the exciting and stirring action sequences.
As an exhilarating and often moving addition to the franchise, JJ Abrams has proved that remakes, reboots and sequels can still be done well.
Evil Benedict Cumberbatch. Its almost as much fun to say it as it is to watch it happen on the screen.
It is entertaining, occasionally humorous and features some memorable action sequences that will likely please Star Trek fans.
I think action fans will be happier than science fiction or Star Trek fans.Its a big, fun ride.
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It is wildly entertaining, propulsive and involving, funny and spiked with honest emotion.
Watching the Blu ray 3D version at home makes it seem even more of a tragedy.Technically, the film is magnificent.
Ultimately, its a blockbuster that pretty much follows the storytelling arc of its compadres in the superhero world..
Star Trek Into Darkness is an exhilarating ride, an action packed film that completes the transformation of Gene Roddenberrys science fiction TV show ..
Ultimately, the enjoyable sequel to the highly enjoyable reboot doesnt show Kirk growing, no matter how the film assures us that he is growing.
Perhaps too high.Star Trek Into Darkness is a high octane but messily plotted romp that relies on excellent performances to paper over plot holes you ..
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Its mostly a great ride, and although this plot feels like it could just be a great episode of a television show, it makes it no less fun to watch.JJ ..
But those things are overshadowed by Abrams beautifully geeky film and his masterful ownership of the complicated franchise.
Overall the production is a tight ship, crisp and adrenaline infused (which you can experience in Imax and 3 D, given your theater and flexibility of ..
This is spectacle on a grand scale with some very satisfying moments.
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Flaws aside, Star Trek: Into Darkness is great fun and a more than worthy successor to the excellent first film.
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JJ Abrams remains a singular stager of sequences; there are a few truly great sequences in this film that are shot wonderfully, edited with verve and ..
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IN 2009, director JJ Abrams did the seemingly impossible he managed to semi reboot a four decades old franchise and appeal to the die hard fans in the ..
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But its not Abramss fault the film is boxed by franchise expectations, and all its prequel sequel ridiculousness.
And this time its the team play that scores most heavily whenever the latest welter of explosions and special effects allows.
Its relentless but thrilling.The chemistry between the main cast is the strongest element of Star Trek Into Darkness and proves how crucial this ensem ..
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Star Trek has always worn its sins on its sleeve, and its no different here, delivering pure, self aware escapism.Its still unclear whether or not Abr ..
Abrams keeps things moving fast; the 130 minute film sucks us into its warp zone, sprinkling 3D space dust in our faces.
Abrams also occasionally fell victim to Bryan Singer Syndrome: maybe giving us too many callbacks to a certain previous film (no spoilers; youll know ..
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Its hard to get your land legs back after this movie; you have to decompress.Abrams is a master at juggling pop heroes and heroines.
Thematically, Abrams works in scenes of friendship, honour, loss and loyalty, but the drama coasts on the emotional legacy of the series rather than c ..
Though there are many moments of humor and thrilling adventure, the story seems enshrouded in a dark cloud of sadness.
That isnt to say this film is without its sense of adventure and quick witted humor.
I own it and watch it sometimes and enjoy it immensely every time.
This is especially inspired musically; its virtually impossible now to really evoke the danger and decadence of the so called Jazz Age with era approp ..
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In short, Star Trek Into Darkness is just an amazing movie from any angle you examine it.The action is mindblowing.
Before all the shouts of Look! and Over there! could reach the front of the boat, the majority of the onlookers had run to the one side, making the bo ..
J.J. Abrams 2009 Star Trek reboot bowled me over with its audacious, energetic reinterpretation of Gene Roddenberrys universe, and it took me a while ..
For the answer, well all just have to wait for the next missionand movie.But Ill bet the time will just fly by.
If anything, Into Darkness shoves a Klingon dagger right between hard core Trekkers shoulder blades. But those folks were never Abrams target market, ..
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The way the tribble is utilized makes absolutely no sense, and feels like a stretch.
Story issues aside, though, Abrams direction is generally good, with action sequences that are tense and exciting without being too incoherent.
Thats because returning writers Orci and Kurtzman (along with Damon Lindelof ) have crafted a fun, thrilling and enormously entertaining epic, and ret ..
The franchise reached an impressive high with its reboot in 2009, and J.J. Abrams once again successfully creates a fast paced summer adventure that a ..
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1.Ive never gotten the sense that J.J. Abrams really cares all that much about the Star Trek franchise.
Still, despite its technical issues and some missed opportunities, Star Trek Into Darkness manages to deliver as an effects fueled summer blockbuster ..
A safe sequel which, while certainly engaging and entertaining enough to recommend, fails to live up to the franchises daring, appointed mission to bo ..
It also serves as a more than decent, thoroughly enjoyable transposition of the classic text.
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But Abrams ability to smash set pieces and whip together high octane action sequences is up there with the best of them.At their peak, his high impact ..
Its no fun to be the humorless fanboy who cant just enjoy the latest installment in a franchise, but has to hold it up against everything that has gon ..
Star Trek Into Darkness is not only every bit the crowd pleasing, thoughtprovoking breeze that Abrams 2009 franchise reboot was, but a hyperspace jump ..
Nothing is the originalthe series low rent effects were like an impediment you had to overcome to get to its ideas, and wow did that make the ideas fe ..
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Manages to appease lifelong Star Trek fans without alienating newcomers.
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Into Darkness is a sleek, thrilling epic thats also a triumphantly witty popcorn morality play.
The film is, for whatever else it might be, one of the funniest of the Star Trek entries.
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