Enthusiastic earnestness is the opposite of cool. It is engaged with the task at hand. It cares about the outcome because it has skin in the game. It wears its feelings on its sleeve. Star Trek is traditionally all about that enthusiastic earnestness, even if it loses “cool” points along the way.
Director: Justin Lin Writers: Simon Pegg, Doug Jung Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Idris Elba, Sofia Boutella, Anton Yelchin, John Cho, Simon Pegg Rating: Three-and-a-half stars out of five Available in theaters now