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Old 05-17-2009, 11:09 AM
irishbuddy irishbuddy is offline
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Originally Posted by chator View Post
I don't quite see Pine as Kirk from the O.S. But, then again, he wasn't intended to be, with the whole Alternate Reality thing creating a different Kirk. One whose Dad dies before he was born leading to disfunctional relationships with booze and women with no father figure around. I also don't see him as heroic yet. In the movie he's more reckless than heroic, and more thrill-seeking than inspired.
No you're quite right.

In a timeline where the future has irreversibly altered the past, Pine-Kirk doesn't have to mimic Shatner-Kirk.
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