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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #875 on: March 20, 2017, 08:29:24 PM »
I totally recognize how attractive Jerri is, but she was just never the type I was really into.

If I had to pick a full time cast member of any of the STs (as opposed to guest stars) I'd have to pick Ezri Dax. Mmmmmm.

This. Shame it was only a single season.
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #876 on: March 20, 2017, 09:24:34 PM »
https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/industry-studios-the-first-fan-funded-movie-studio-film#/

Alec Peters is at it again, folks !
I realize that every thing he does for the rest of his life is pure evil, but what specifically about this is a problem? He's not ripping off CBS from on high. He states very clearly that there is no guarantee this will be profitable. He lays out how the money is to be spent and the accounting to guarantee it. Don't like it? Don't give him any money. Seems pretty reasonable to me.
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« Reply #877 on: March 20, 2017, 09:26:53 PM »
Oh, and of the regular ST gals, I'd probably have to go with Ezri, as well. It is kind of surprising that she's the best choice, though.
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #878 on: March 20, 2017, 09:28:59 PM »
2nd choice would probably be a tie between Soto and movie era Troi.
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #879 on: March 20, 2017, 10:23:01 PM »
Watching Voyager. Into.. season 4? when Seven shows up. My other half asked me if I ever noticed that you can see her nipples. I responded with "no shit. I've been staring at them for almost 20 years" :lol

I forget how much of a crush I have on Jerri Ryan until every time I rewatch ST:V.

That first silver outfit with the ribbing and nipples was pretty blatant. I preferred it once they switched to the slightly more subtle suit after that.

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/industry-studios-the-first-fan-funded-movie-studio-film#/

Alec Peters is at it again, folks !

At first I was like "this is fine, he's actually funding an original project now", but then I read it. He's still skirting the rules to siphon money off the ignorant rubes who still support him, and essentially for nothing at this stage. He should still have had the money to cover these costs. And of course it's flexible goal so he gets people's money regardless.

2nd choice would probably be a tie between Soto and movie era Troi.

Jeff Scott Soto isn't that good looking.

Didn't think much of Ezri, mostly because of the awful haircut.
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« Reply #880 on: March 20, 2017, 10:43:09 PM »
Sato, whateva.


And her haircut was sexy as hell. I love short hair.
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #881 on: March 20, 2017, 10:50:37 PM »
Season 2 Troi then Sato for me. Hard to go wrong, though.
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« Reply #882 on: March 21, 2017, 02:52:11 AM »
Ezri was a female Wesley.

Jadzia all the way. 
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #883 on: March 23, 2017, 01:31:38 PM »
- We all love a ranking here on DTF -

Rank the Enterprise through the years !!

Here are your choices :


1. Constitution I Class TOS Enterprise

2. Constitution II TOS Movies Enterprise

3. Enterprise B from Star Trek Generations

4. Enterprise C from Yesterday's Enterprise

5. Enterprise D from The Next Generation

6. Enterprise E from Star Trek First Contact - Nemesis

7. Kelvin Universe Enterprise

8. Kelvin Universe Enterprise from Star Trek Beyond

pic - http://www.ex-astris-scientia.org/schematics/alt-enterprise-a-screen1-stb.jpg

9. NX - 01 from Star Trek Enterprise.

10. Any i've forgotten about. Enterprise J from Enterprise. Enterprise F from the Star Trek Online Video Game.


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« Reply #884 on: March 23, 2017, 01:36:59 PM »
Here's mine...

1. Enterprise from TOS movies. Classy and classic. Perfectly proportioned and sleek.

2. Enterprise E

3. Enterprise D

4. Kelvin Enterprises ( both ) - I like them. Shoot me.

5. NX - 01

6. TOS Enterprise - I know it started everythign but i've never like how it's essentially three cylinders and two completely straight pylons. It's not a flying saucer with rockets though.

7. Enterprise B

8. Enterprise C



Enterprise F is ok I guess. Looks like a Fat Voyager. And there's not enough on Ent. J to judge. Supposed to be a mile long though ?
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #885 on: March 24, 2017, 07:13:31 AM »
Sato, whateva.


And her haircut was sexy as hell. I love short hair.

WTF dude, are you me?

I always thought I was the only one into Ezri Dax.
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« Reply #886 on: March 24, 2017, 09:35:50 AM »
Sato, whateva.


And her haircut was sexy as hell. I love short hair.

WTF dude, are you me?


Yes.
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #887 on: March 24, 2017, 12:56:05 PM »
...never mind.





I'm starting to watch Enterprise from the beginning. I've never watched it all the way through. Already don't like T'Pol. Apart from Tuvok - all Vulcans are portrayed as bitchy

sassy back-talking arrogant dicks. All of them. Tuvok is the closest i've seen to Spock i've ever seen anyone play a Vulcan.
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #888 on: March 24, 2017, 01:50:31 PM »
...never mind.





I'm starting to watch Enterprise from the beginning. I've never watched it all the way through. Already don't like T'Pol. Apart from Tuvok - all Vulcans are portrayed as bitchy

sassy back-talking arrogant dicks. All of them. Tuvok is the closest i've seen to Spock i've ever seen anyone play a Vulcan.
About 6 episodes into season 2, myself. It was better than the credit it gets. A couple of the episodes sucked, but some of them were pretty good, and most of them were perfectly decent.

T'Pol was eye-candy and little more. I will say that as ENT goes forward Soval becomes quite a bit better. He was obligated to be a dick early on, but he does develop some respect for the humans, and becomes a bit more respectable from his dealings with Shran and the Andorians. And as I mentioned earlier in one of these threads, Tuvok was probably the best Vulcan they had, from a pure Vulcan standpoint.
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #889 on: March 24, 2017, 11:48:34 PM »
I didn't like T'Pol's look so much in the first two seasons. That glitter potato sack she wore wasn't too flattering, and the wig and eyebrows were a bit off. They sorted it out by S3 though, where she looked very nice. The more styled outfits with some colour, and the better wig/makeup made a huge difference. It wasn't Blalock's fault, but Vulcans were not designed with beauty in mind. :lol

I found a lot of Star Trek portrayed Vulcans wrong, especially Enterprise and DS9. Exactly as Kotow described them.
It takes a lot of subtlety to play a Vulcan character well, which is why I think most of the guest stars didn't get it right. Spock, Sarek and Tuvok all nailed it. Soval was pretty good overall too from what I recall.
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #890 on: March 25, 2017, 02:20:25 AM »
I just watched the ENT episode with the comet in S1. With Vulcan captain Vanik.

That dinner scene is the worst. You really feel Archer's frustration.

But ENT was probably trying to show that human - Vulcan relations were tense in the beginning.


However it would never be "logical" to be so dismissive and unhelpful to others.
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« Reply #891 on: March 25, 2017, 01:11:02 PM »
Ha that one episode of ENT where Archer basically goes " One day Starfleet might have some kind of Directive about interfering with other cultures..."

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« Reply #892 on: March 25, 2017, 05:48:22 PM »
I wonder if the lack of good Vulcans might be due to the fact that there isn't much source to draw from? At most, there are only a few around at a time in any given series. The most that we ever see of them is in the final series that was kind of doomed to begin with.
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« Reply #893 on: March 25, 2017, 05:54:52 PM »
Aside from Mark Lenard, Leonard Nimoy and Tim Russ...Most people play a Vulcan as egotistical holier-than-thou interfering and back-talking.

Their lack-of-emotion is portrayed as only negative. It seems like Tim Russ basically copied Nimoy for Tuvok.
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« Reply #894 on: March 25, 2017, 05:59:32 PM »
Aside from Mark Lenard, Leonard Nimoy and Tim Russ...Most people play a Vulcan as egotistical holier-than-thou interfering and back-talking.

Their lack-of-emotion is portrayed as only negative. It seems like Tim Russ basically copied Nimoy for Tuvok.

I agree, but I wonder if that's simply what they were told to do? What you're describing is a major story element of ENT. Maybe they weren't given much leeway? Other than the episode where they run into the group of "rebel" Vulcans...mind meld ect. ect...
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Re: Star Trek: Thread Space 9
« Reply #895 on: March 25, 2017, 07:35:24 PM »
Aside from Mark Lenard, Leonard Nimoy and Tim Russ...Most people play a Vulcan as egotistical holier-than-thou interfering and back-talking.

Their lack-of-emotion is portrayed as only negative. It seems like Tim Russ basically copied Nimoy for Tuvok.

Tim Russ nailed the Vulcan manner quite nicely, the Vulcan-According-to-Spock style.  Tuvok is great, probably my favorite character from Voyager.

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« Reply #896 on: Today at 11:35:12 AM »
I never saw any similarity between Tuvok and Spock. Lacking Spock's human half, Tuvok was never prone to emotional outbursts. Despite being very close with Janeway, he never called her Katherine. He didn't seem to have Spock's super-sharp mind, either. He did have a very real mellowness, though. Something I figured comes from being quite a bit older than Spock, and having a family. Star Fleet seems to be more of a career than a life.

Early in the show Soval's only role is to be an annoying prick and his only adversary is Archer and those pesky humans. As he mellows out towards Archer and begins to have other things to deal with he becomes a much better character, and Vulcan. Enterprise also allows us to see more Vulcans and how they behave in groups. Given their logic, their smarts, their strength and their technology you have to assume they could be the badasses of the galaxy at that pont of time, should they decide to be. I mean, who would want to take on a ship full of Spocks? We get to see some of that in ENT, and for a bunch of pacifists they're pretty quick to resort to violence if that's what the situation dictates, and ruthlessly efficient when that time comes. 
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