What’s More awesome? Star Trek: The Original Series or Star Trek: The Motion Picture? You Decide!
Until then here’s what I think: I am of the undecided position.
When I was younger and got bored I would often watch Star Trek: The Original Series on television. (When they re-aired it of course. I’m only twenty.) There were episodes that I liked and thought were very funny, and there were episodes that I thought were rather stupid. Rarely did I actually find an intense episode, but some were exciting.
Then comes the opening of My Video Store in Emmett. As a family we decided to watch the Star Trek films. Up comes Star Trek: The Motion Picture on our television. I must admit without actually seeing the original series I would not have been able to catch all of the rich humor or enjoy any of the dazzling new special effects.
However I must make a note on the scene in which Kirk and Scotty are taking a shuttlecraft up to the newly renovated Enterprise for the first time. Continue reading