As I sit her at my computer in a bit of a stunned shock, I realize...that was a really FREAKING good movie.
SPOILERS TO FOLLOW!
You have been warned.
Oh my gosh...the parallels...THE PARALLELS!! If you've seen Star Trek movie #2 (The Wrath of Kahn)--which btw, happens to be my FAVORITE Star Trek movie *squees*--you will LOVE this movie! Just...everything that happened and how it happened and why it happened and...
JJ Abrams FINALLY did his homework! I didn't realize I was such a trekkie, but I knew who they were all talking about (CAROL MARCUS!!! LOL -- They'd BETTER not pair her up with Bones...I like David) and when Cumberbund came in with the big reveal...Oh I was just cheering and grinning a huge, ear-to-ear smile and on the edge of my seat and then at the end and the injected cells/serum (HOLY COW CAN THEY EVEN BRING PEOPLE BACK FROM THE DEAD NOW?!) and the whole idea and the potential and everything that went on and...
If you haven't seen it, GO SEE IT! I don't think I've been that excited AFTER a movie since Lord of the Rings...#1.