Originally Posted by horatio
TUC and FC showed that Trek can be (or, taking into account the high quality of the movies, should be) utterly dark as long as there is light at the end. In the Pale Moonlight showed that you do not even need that. I think cynicism is far worse than darkness. Trek characters can and should make errors or nasty things for the sake of principle or the Federation but once they start to not give a sh*t Trek is in serious trouble.
That reminds me, I need to buy the soundtrack for TUC.
*The word "dabo" means "I will give" in Latin, and "Gold" in Aramaic.
J.J. "Binks" Abrams is taking over sci-fi!