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Old 01-31-2008, 04:58 AM
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In light of the upcoming film it is interesting to point out that if "Star Trek: Enterprise" had continued and completed seven seasons it would have covered the Earth-Romulan war. It was going to be covered in the film but JJ Abrams specifically wanted to do a Kirk and crew story. Do you think the War should be made into a film?
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I don't want Wars, I want Trek
I hope there will never be a war movie using "Star Trek" in the title!

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I think the Romulan War should be covered on screen at some point. I think it would do better as a TV movie though.
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Should be covered as part of a larger "Star Trek Anthology" series.
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Sure i'd love it. I don't think the general public would so it would probably perform like Nemesis did...not so well.
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I would very much like to see the Earth-Romulan war covered on screen in some way. Granted, Star Trek is about exploration, but it's the war that created the Federation that came to be in this universe. I don't see why not; although I agree with CaptainJamesTKirk that the general public wouldn't respond to it.
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I'm sure it'll get covered if not in this movie, another movie... If this one is a success theres 2 other movies to think about. :P
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It's an interesting and unexplored area of Trek. I wouldn't mind seeing it in a movie.
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I think the Romulan War should be covered on screen at some point. I think it would do better as a TV movie though.
How about an animated series? Could continue the NX-01 story.
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