screenrant.com

Finally! A first peek at the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 from J.J. Abrams' Star Trek 11.

Here are my thoughts based on the photo above, which is from the Star Trek trailer:

- I know we can't see the entire thing, but it looks like they've applied the same mosaic skin texture to the ship that was in the early Star Trek movie versions of the refitted Enterprise.

- While we're seeing them with perspective in the shot above, it looks like the nacelles are cylindrical in shape, just as they were in the original design.

- The nacelles have the same warp coil intercooler intakes angled inwards at 45 degrees that the original ship had. (Yes, I am a full-on Trek geek.)

- It looks like they're staying with the same outline and dimensions, at least on the saucer section of the hull.

Overall it looks to me like they took the details from the redesign that was done for Star Trek: The Motion Picture and applied them to the original NCC-1701.

Based on what I see above, my Trek fan freakout factor meter is registering very low. It looks like they are indeed trying to be faithful to the original and appease the existing fanbase.

What do you think?

Source: A big thank you to MovieFone.com for alerting me via email (and head on over there to see a complete photo list of all castmembers in the film.)

Tags: star trek, star trek 11

Zack Snyder Reveals 3 Projects He's Working On After Army of the Dead

More in Movie News

Unique lists featuring pop culture, entertainment and crazy facts. Covering the hottest movie and TV topics that fans want. The most LOL-worthy things the Internet has to offer. A fresh take on sports: the biggest news and most entertaining lists. The only place to satisfy all of your guilty pleasures. The go-to source for comic book and superhero movie fans. Pregnancy and parenting news, given to you in a way nobody else has. The Most Entertaining Quiz Site In The World. The World's Most Entertaining Car Website A one-stop shop for all things video games. Website for moms seeking advice, community, and entertainment. Simply the World’s Most Interesting Travel Site.