Originally Posted by The Saint
Actually, it's indicative of the theme and pacing of the film.
Did you see the original trailer for The Wrath of Khan
? Non-stop exploding ships, consoles, and dudes. Supplemented with Angry Khan voiceovers. It captured the theme and pacing of a handful of the film's scenes, but ignored all the depth and character - the Carol and David subplot, the Genesis device, the confrontation of age, obsolescence, and death. Basically, it was a trailer that said next to nothing about the movie...