Originally Posted by Saquist
Scotty slamming his head and all in rather lame or just plain corny dialogue to point out the irony.
James Doohan sorely berated Shatner for that scene too. He felt it was completely out of character for Scotty...even if the engineering section was of a different design. He said this at a convention just shortly before Star Trek VI came out. He was really pissed at Der Shat.