Originally Posted by kevin
The plus side is if the film tanks then it could remove the need to be concerned about what Abrams does next.
That way someone capable of better quality might hired. Quality perhaps being relative when one looks back over the previous incarnations of Trek.
I doubt it will tank and I don't wish it to do badly. I actually hope that Abrams will direct the third Trek film so he can complete his trilogy. There is room for both types of Trek. I personally prefer the old to the new.