Dayamn. This looks really good. Although, some might argue that the J.J. Abrams team specializes in creating anticipation. I’m optimistic though. I dig the gritty, under-the-hood perspective of the Enterprise. It’s reminiscent of the new BSG, which has a lot of focus on the people who shift the gears, literally, the workers who are customarily behind the scenes.
I think the new realism trend in sci-fi can be traced to one moment in film history.
The Star Wars scene from Clerks: