A charming, heartwarming comedy that knows when to be funny and… MoreA charming, heartwarming comedy that knows when to be funny and dramatic and just how far to take it. But maybe The Intouchables has been getting a tad bit too much love.
I'm not a Star Trek fan. Just throwing that out there. However, I did… MoreI'm not a Star Trek fan. Just throwing that out there. However, I did enjoy J.J. Abrams' first movie. Maybe not as much as most, but I liked it a fair amount.
"Into Darkness" had less of the awe and bewilderment that the first had while giving us a much more dedicated, classic Star Trek feel and better-acted villain.
Benedict Cumberbatch was easily the best thing about this movie and without his performance or presence I don't know if there would be as much rewatch value for me.
Final verdict: It's decent. I liked it enough to recommend it, but the odds are you've either already seen it or have made plans to see it. And you'll probably like it more than I did.