Originally Posted by RedShirtsRuS
I don't like it when a lot of stuff doesn't make it into the movie as well. LOTR was a hit and every single movie was over 3 hours long.
Transformers is near 2.5 hours long and it was also a hit.
Let's not forget Batman Begins and The Dark Knight
BTW, whether 7 minutes, or 20 minutes...I'm happy we finally have another Trek movie that's actually OVER 2 hours. The last being TMP.