History Characters / StarTrekReboot

11th Jan '18 6:37:46 PM DustSnitch
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* BadassGrandpa: Pike is at least in his fifties, but his age doesn't slow him down in the slightest.



* BadassGrandpa: [[spoiler:And not a positive example.]]



* BadassGrandpa: At 155, he's lost none of his courage and intelligence.
5th Jan '18 6:54:22 PM costanton11
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* HospitalHottie: A given for a doctor played by the handsome KarlUrban.

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* HospitalHottie: A given for a doctor played by the handsome KarlUrban.Creator/KarlUrban.
5th Jan '18 6:50:18 PM costanton11
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* FascinatingEyebrow: A notable quirk of [=McCoy=] which KarlUrban actually possessed in real life before taking on the role.

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* FascinatingEyebrow: A notable quirk of [=McCoy=] which KarlUrban Creator/KarlUrban actually possessed in real life before taking on the role.
26th Dec '17 2:35:06 PM StarTropes
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[[caption-width-right:350:''"[[YouAreInCommandNow You're Captain now, Mister Kirk.]]"'']]
27th Nov '17 8:19:26 PM Joylock
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* MeaningfulName: [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Harrison John Harrison]] was a brilliant man who assisted his country's Navy solve a severe problem and found himself screwed out of the credit by the government. Sound familiar?

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* MeaningfulName: [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Harrison John Harrison]] was a brilliant man who assisted developed a revolutionary new technology that helped his country's Navy solve a severe problem become the dominant power in the world, and found himself screwed out of the credit by the government. Sound familiar?
27th Nov '17 3:34:49 PM SymBionicFan
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* BaldOfEvil: No hair on this guy's head, [[spoiler: even when he was human.]]

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* BaldOfEvil: No hair on this guy's head, [[spoiler: even except when he was human.human, before the video logs.]]



* BaldBlackLeaderGuy: Well, his scales are black. [[spoiler:And Edison fit even more.]]

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* BaldBlackLeaderGuy: Well, his scales are black.black, but his skin is blue. [[spoiler:And Edison fit even more.]]



** After TheReveal, he turns out to be one for Pinbacker from {{Film/Sunshine}}. [[spoiler:A paragon and hero of Earth, sent into the vastness of space where he suffers a SanitySlippage and rebels against his cause, even mutating in the process. Even more specific to Pinbacker, TheReveal comes via a MotiveRant in a video log.]]

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** After TheReveal, he turns out to be one for Pinbacker from {{Film/Sunshine}}. [[spoiler:A paragon and hero of Earth, sent into the vastness of space where he suffers a SanitySlippage and rebels against his cause, even mutating in the process. The only difference is that Pinbacker was disfigured in third-degree burns and naked while Krall is mutated and fully clothed. Even more specific to Pinbacker, TheReveal comes via a MotiveRant in a video log.]]



* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: [[spoiler: He's actually Captain Balthazar Edison, kept alive by life-sucking technology for hundreds of years.]]



* ScaryBlackMan: Well, his scales are black, and he's plenty scary. [[spoiler:After he crosses the BishonenLine, he becomes a perfectly straight example, as Idris Elba ditches the makeup.]]

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* ScaryBlackMan: Well, his scales are black, but his skin is blue, and he's plenty scary. [[spoiler:After he crosses the BishonenLine, he becomes a perfectly straight example, as Idris Elba ditches the makeup.]]



* YouSaidYouWouldLetThemGo: While he never actually said it out loud, he still killed a member of the Enterprise Crew after he got what he wanted, simply to show that he can.

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* YouSaidYouWouldLetThemGo: While he never actually said it out loud, he still killed a member of the Enterprise Crew ''Enterprise'' crew after he got what he wanted, simply to show that he can.



Krall's second in command.

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Krall's second in command.second-in-command.



* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: [[spoiler: Like Krall and Kalara, he's been alive for hundreds of years with life-draining technology.]]



* TranshumanAliens: He, Krall, and [[spoiler:Kalara are the three surviving members of the USS Franklin, now mutated.]]

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* TranshumanAliens: He, Krall, and [[spoiler:Kalara are the three surviving members of the USS Franklin, ''Franklin'', now mutated.]]



* WasOnceAMan: Like Krall, he was once [[spoiler: a human crew member of the USS Franklin.]]

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* WasOnceAMan: Like Krall, he was once [[spoiler: a human crew member of the USS Franklin.''Franklin''.]]



A survivor of the Swarm, discovered in a damaged lifepod coming out of the nebula near Yorktown.

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A survivor of the Swarm, discovered in a damaged lifepod coming out of the nebula near Yorktown.''Yorktown''.



* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler: Gets squashed by the saucer section of the Enterprise.]] No tears are mourned for her.
* BitchInSheepsClothing: She's secretly one of Krall's henchmen who [[spoiler: deliberately lured the Enterprise into a trap.]]

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* AssholeVictim: [[spoiler: Gets squashed by the saucer section of the Enterprise.]] No tears are mourned ''Enterprise'' when it is flipped over. Given how she lured Kirk and the crew to their deaths, it's hard to muster sympathy for her.
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* BitchInSheepsClothing: She's secretly one of Krall's henchmen who [[spoiler: deliberately lured the Enterprise ''Enterprise'' into a trap.]]



* DeathByLookingUp: [[spoiler:Once it's clear the Enterprise will fall on Kalara, she doesn't even try to move.]]
* [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Dropped a Bridge on Her]]: [[spoiler:A literal example, as the saucer section was flipped over to crush her.]]
* HateSink: For [[spoiler:taking advantage of the goodness of Kirk and leading the Enterprise to its destruction, along with the deaths of many of the crew.]] She could've been forgiven if [[spoiler:she was being sincere about her crew being held hostage by Krall motivating her to help him. Once she shows her true colours and smugly betrays Kirk, it's supremely satisfying to watch him pull a fast one on her and crush her into paste using the wreckage of the Enterprise.]]
* KarmicDeath: Killed by[[spoiler: the crashed saucer of the Enterprise]] when its thrusters are ignited and it flips over.
* SquashedFlat: [[spoiler: She's crushed by the saucer of the Enterprise when it falls on her.]]

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* DeathByLookingUp: [[spoiler:Once it's clear the Enterprise ''Enterprise'' will fall on Kalara, she doesn't even try to move.]]
* [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Dropped a Bridge on Her]]: [[spoiler:A literal example, as the ''Enterprise's'' saucer section was flipped over to crush her.]]
* HateSink: For [[spoiler:taking advantage of the goodness of Kirk and leading the Enterprise ''Enterprise'' to its destruction, along with the deaths of many of the crew.]] She could've been forgiven if [[spoiler:she was being sincere about her crew being held hostage by Krall motivating her to help him. Once she shows her true colours and smugly betrays Kirk, it's supremely satisfying to watch him pull a fast one on her and crush her into paste using the wreckage of the Enterprise.''Enterprise''.]]
* KarmicDeath: Killed by[[spoiler: the crashed saucer of the Enterprise]] ''Enterprise'']] when its thrusters are ignited and it flips over.
* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: [[spoiler: Just like Krall and Manas, she's been alive for hundreds of years with life-draining technology.]]
* SquashedFlat: [[spoiler: She's crushed by the saucer of the Enterprise ''Enterprise'' when it falls on her.]]



* TranshumanAliens: Like Krall and Manas, she's [[spoiler:a former human member of the USS Franklin.]]

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* TranshumanAliens: Like Krall and Manas, she's [[spoiler:a former human member of the USS Franklin.''Franklin''.]]



* WasOnceAMan: She, like Krall and Manas, was [[spoiler:once human crew of the USS Franklin.]]
* WoundedGazelleGambit: How Krall has used her for the last century to lure ships to Altamid to capture and consume their crews. After luring the Enterprise to its destruction in Krall's trap, she tries it a second time by claiming to Kirk that she was coerced. Unfortunately for her, [[CryingWolf crying]] [[MeaningfulName Wolf]] doesn't work twice on Kirk.

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* WasOnceAMan: She, like Krall and Manas, was [[spoiler:once a human crew member of the USS Franklin.''Franklin''.]]
* WoundedGazelleGambit: How Krall has used her for the last century to lure ships to Altamid to capture and consume their crews. After luring the Enterprise ''Enterprise'' to its destruction in Krall's trap, she tries it a second time by claiming to Kirk that she was coerced. Unfortunately for her, [[CryingWolf crying]] [[MeaningfulName Wolf]] doesn't work twice on Kirk.
6th Nov '17 3:45:26 AM StarTropes
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* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Is killed early in ''Darkness'' to show how dangerous John Harrison is.

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* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Is killed early in ''Darkness'' to show how dangerous John Harrison is.]]
5th Nov '17 10:09:45 AM StarTropes
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* BadassAdorable: Lil' Spock. Beats up a teenager twice his size for calling his mother a "human whore".

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* BadassAdorable: BadassAdorable[=/=]PintSizedPowerhouse: Lil' Spock. Beats up a teenager twice his size for calling his mother a "human whore".



** The novelization mentioned that he used [[FlippingTheBird a distinctly human digital gesture the Vulcans wouldn't recognize]].

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** The novelization mentioned that he used his tone suggested [[FlippingTheBird a distinctly human digital gesture the Vulcans wouldn't recognize]].
5th Nov '17 6:12:54 AM StarTropes
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* BadassAdorable: Lil' Spock. Beats up a teenager twice his size for calling his mother a "human whore".
31st Oct '17 5:42:23 AM StarTropes
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* PhraseCatcher: "Get down!"
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