Originally Posted by Roysten
Still we shouldn't get too upset and lose focus, like starwarsrcks said, it has brought Trek back from the dead and back into the mainstream... so good times there
Of course. And it actually was a good movie, a good popcorn movie, very entertaining.
But if the Academy doesn't want to embarass itself a best picture award musn't go to a merely entertaining movies, it has to offer something more, some artistic elements.
Actually as good as Avatar is, Avatar doesn't deserve the nomination, too.