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6th Oct '17 3:27:09 PM kalel32688
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* Creator/BenedictCumberbatch went above and beyond creepy in his role. Even when he's not being outright horrifying, as seen below, there's just something about him that has you nervous.

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* Creator/BenedictCumberbatch went above and beyond creepy in his role.role as John Harrison [[spoiler:AKA Khan Noonien Singh]]. Even when he's not being outright horrifying, as seen below, there's just something about him that has you nervous.



*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] him die. [[spoiler: [[ScreamingWoman His daughter]] [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]] ]]
** [[spoiler:And the sheer rage in Khan's face when he hisses, '''''"YOU. YOU SHOULD HAVE LET ME SLEEP."''''']]
*** [[spoiler:And after that, [[GoryDiscretionShot we cut away]] to [[ScreamingWoman Carol screaming in horror]] and Kirk looking utterly terrified.]]

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*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] him die. [[spoiler: [[ScreamingWoman His daughter]] [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]] ]]
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[[spoiler:And the sheer rage in Khan's face when he hisses, '''''"YOU. YOU SHOULD HAVE LET ME SLEEP."''''']]
*** [[spoiler:And after that, Just [[SickeningCrunch that]] ''[[HellIsThatNoise noise]]'' that [[spoiler:Marcus' skull]] makes when [[spoiler:Khan caves it in with his hands.]] ''[[NauseaFuel Ugh.]]''
*** We
[[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] [[spoiler:Marcus]] die. Instead, [[spoiler:[[GoryDiscretionShot we cut away]] to [[ScreamingWoman Carol screaming in horror]] and Kirk looking utterly terrified.]]



*** [[spoiler: Taking ImplacableMan UpToEleven when Uhura is trying to stun him with a phaser. He takes ten, maybe eleven shots, and each just shoves him back a bit before he goes right back to trying to close in on her with a bloodchilling DeathGlare. [[OhCrap The look on Uhura's face]] is sheer terror as she realizes that all she's doing is slowing him down and ''pissing him off''.]]

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*** [[spoiler: Taking ** He attempts to [[spoiler:crush Spock's skull]] at the end. [[spoiler:Though a Vulcan skull clearly gives him more trouble, we hear this dreadful creaking and Spock drops all strategy in favor of escape; for just one moment, we see Spock look absolutely terrified.]]
** [[spoiler:Khan taking
ImplacableMan UpToEleven when Uhura is trying to stun him with a phaser. He takes ten, maybe eleven shots, and each just shoves him back a bit before he goes right back to trying to close in on her with a bloodchilling DeathGlare. [[OhCrap The look on Uhura's face]] is sheer terror as she realizes that all she's doing is slowing him down and ''pissing him off''.]]



** Just [[SickeningCrunch that]] ''[[HellIsThatNoise noise]]'' that [[spoiler: Marcus' skull]] makes when Khan [[spoiler: caves it in with his hands.]] ''[[NauseaFuel Ugh.]]''
** He pulls the same move [[spoiler:on Spock]] at the end. [[spoiler:Though a Vulcan skull clearly gives him more trouble, we hear this dreadful creaking and Spock drops all strategy in favour of escape; for just one moment, we see Spock look absolutely terrified.]]
** [[spoiler: Why did Marcus wake up Khan? "He wanted to exploit my savagery. You, Mr. Spock, you can't break a rule. How would you be expected to break bone?" Spock's expression confirms that he's aware Khan is right.]]
* As a crewmember, it would be bad enough being sucked out into space when the hull's breached: Now imagine being one of the casualties when [[spoiler: the ''Vengeance'' blows holes in the ''Enterprise'' '''while they're at warp''']].
* The ''Vengeance'' itself is pretty terrifying just when they reveal that [[spoiler:it can actually ''catch up'' to the ''Enterprise'' in warp, and we can just see it bearing down on the ''Enterprise'' with the creepiest of noises]]. Not to mention that it looks very intimidating, courtesy of its black paintjob and massive size.
** HellIsThatNoise

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** Just [[SickeningCrunch that]] ''[[HellIsThatNoise noise]]'' that [[spoiler: Marcus' skull]] makes when Khan [[spoiler: caves it in with his hands.]] ''[[NauseaFuel Ugh.]]''
** He pulls the same move [[spoiler:on Spock]] at the end. [[spoiler:Though a Vulcan skull clearly gives him more trouble, we hear this dreadful creaking and Spock drops all strategy in favour of escape; for just one moment, we see Spock look absolutely terrified.]]
** [[spoiler: Why
[[spoiler:Why did Marcus wake up Khan? "He wanted to exploit my savagery. You, Mr. Spock, you can't break a rule. How would you be expected to break bone?" Spock's expression confirms that he's aware Khan is right.]]
* As a crewmember, crewmember aboard the ''Enterprise'', it would be bad enough being sucked out into space when the hull's breached: breached. Now imagine being one of the casualties when [[spoiler: the [[spoiler:the ''Vengeance'' blows holes in the ''Enterprise'' '''while they're at warp''']].
* The USS ''Vengeance'' itself is pretty terrifying just when they reveal that [[spoiler:it can actually ''catch up'' to the ''Enterprise'' in warp, and we can just see it bearing down on the ''Enterprise'' with [[HellIsThatNoise the creepiest of noises]]. noises]]]]. Not to mention that it looks very intimidating, courtesy of its [[DarkIsEvil black paintjob paintjob]] and [[EvilIsBigger massive size.
** HellIsThatNoise
size]].



** [[spoiler:The scariest part is we had just seen both Khan and Spock in an intellectual battle; not civilized, but cool, calm and in control. Then Khan thinks Spock killed his family, and Spock witnesses the death of his best friend and all bets are off. Their intelligence and control are completely gone.]]
*** [[spoiler: When Kirk dies, Spock lets out a loud scream that lets us know that Khan is going to pay for what he's done.]]
** [[spoiler:Khan was terrifying because we knew what he could do and we finally got to see it completely let loose. ''Spock'' was terrifying because we have never seen him go full-blown on someone before this moment. And holy ''shit'' can that Vulcan do damage! He attacks Khan with the nerve pinch, and [[SickeningCrunch breaks Khan's arm over his shoulder]] after hitting him repeatedly with a piece of metal he tore off the vehicle they were on!]]
*** [[spoiler: To quote ''Series/DoctorWho'': Good men don't need rules. There's a ''really damn good reason'' that Vulcans have so many.]]
* Whoever does the sound of bones breaking does a ''really'' good job of making that [[SickeningCrunch cringe-inducing crunch]].
* Pretty much any of the screams in various points of the movie (the screams following the data archive in London being blown up, the screaming of the ''Enterprise'''s crew being sucked out through the hull breach or when several are caught in another explosion, Carol's scream upon witnessing [[spoiler:Khan crushing her father's skull]]).
** For that matter, what [[spoiler: Khan]] did to [[spoiler: Carol]]. There's a helpless person on the floor, [[WouldHitAGirl surely he wouldn't]]-- *[[SickeningCrunch stomp]]*

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** [[spoiler:The scariest part is we had just seen both Khan and Spock in an intellectual battle; not civilized, but cool, calm calm, and in control. Then Khan thinks Spock killed his family, fellow Augments and Spock witnesses the death of his best friend and friend. After that, all bets are off. Their off; their intelligence and control are completely gone.]]
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*** [[spoiler: When [[spoiler:When Kirk dies, Spock lets out a [[SayMyName loud scream scream]] that lets us know that Khan is going to pay for what he's done.]]
** [[spoiler:Khan was terrifying because we knew what he could do and we finally got to see it completely let loose. ''Spock'' was terrifying because we have never seen him go full-blown on someone before this moment. And holy ''shit'' can that Vulcan do damage! He attacks Khan with the nerve pinch, pinch and [[SickeningCrunch breaks Khan's arm over his shoulder]] after hitting him repeatedly with a piece of metal he tore tears off the hover vehicle they were they're on!]]
*** [[spoiler: To [[spoiler:To quote ''Series/DoctorWho'': Good men don't need rules. There's a ''really damn good reason'' that Vulcans have so many.]]
* Whoever On a meta level, whoever does the sound of bones breaking does a ''really'' good job of making that [[SickeningCrunch cringe-inducing crunch]].
* Pretty much any of the screams in at various points of the movie (the screams following the data archive in London being blown up, the screaming of the ''Enterprise'''s crew being sucked out through the hull breach or when several are caught in another explosion, explosion; Carol's scream upon witnessing [[spoiler:Khan crushing her father's skull]]).
** For that matter, what [[spoiler: Khan]] did [[spoiler:Khan]] does to [[spoiler: Carol]].[[spoiler:Carol]]. There's a helpless person on the floor, [[WouldHitAGirl surely he wouldn't]]-- *[[SickeningCrunch stomp]]*



** Likewise, [[spoiler:Kirk's]] death. Imagine being in [[spoiler:Spock's]] place: [[spoiler:watching your best friend slowly die from radiation poisoning, while being completely helpless to do anything to save, or even comfort him.]]

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** Likewise, [[spoiler:Kirk's]] death. Imagine being in [[spoiler:Spock's]] place: [[spoiler:watching [[spoiler:Watching your best friend slowly die from radiation poisoning, poisoning while being completely helpless to do anything to save, or even comfort him.]]comfort, him]].



* When [[spoiler:Bones gets his arm trapped in the torpedo.]] Think about it from Kirk's point of view--he can't [[spoiler:beam Bones back aboard without taking the torpedo with, and if he beams Carol out then he's condemning his best friend to certain death. At the same time, if he let her stay and she couldn't defuse the torpedo, they're both dead.]] Imagine having to make that choice.
** What's worse is how [[spoiler: ''fast'' he has to make that choice. It all happens in ''30 seconds''!]]
* The scene where [[spoiler: the Enterprise is falling into Earth's atmosphere.]] [[GravityScrew People are falling through the ship's levels]], and they're either crashing into things like walls, ramps, and well, THINGS. Or having things fall on them. Imagine hanging on for dear life and something - or someone - smashes into you. Yikes.
** It gets worse. We get a quick shot of the shuttle bay, with shuttles getting tossed around like toy cars while the crew is attempting to AbandonShip. They can't even escape while the ship is tumbling like that. Even ''Film/StarshipTroopers'' didn't have as unnerving a SinkingShipScenario as this film pulls off.

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* When [[spoiler:Bones gets his arm trapped in the torpedo.]] torpedo]]. Think about it from Kirk's point of view--he view: He can't [[spoiler:beam Bones back aboard without taking the torpedo with, with him, and if he beams Carol out out, then he's condemning his best friend to certain death. At the same time, if he let lets her stay and she couldn't can't defuse the torpedo, they're both dead.]] dead]]. Imagine having to make that choice.
** What's worse is how [[spoiler: ''fast'' [[spoiler:''fast'' he has to make that choice. It all happens in ''30 seconds''!]]
* The scene where [[spoiler: the Enterprise [[spoiler:the ''Enterprise'' is falling into Earth's atmosphere.]] atmosphere]]. [[GravityScrew People are falling through the ship's levels]], and they're either crashing into things like walls, ramps, and ramps and, well, THINGS. Or having things fall on them. Imagine hanging on for dear life and something - or someone - smashes something--or someone--smashes into you. Yikes.
** [[FromBadToWorse It gets worse.worse]]. We get a quick shot of the shuttle bay, with shuttles getting tossed around like toy cars while the crew is attempting to AbandonShip. They can't even escape while the ship is tumbling like that. Even ''Film/StarshipTroopers'' didn't have as unnerving a SinkingShipScenario as this film pulls off.off.
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5th Oct '17 8:15:20 PM Premonition45
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16th Aug '17 6:53:50 PM AFP
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*** [[spoiler: To quote ''Series/DoctorWho'' Good men don't need rules. There's a ''really damn good reason'' that Vulcans have so many.]]

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*** [[spoiler: To quote ''Series/DoctorWho'' ''Series/DoctorWho'': Good men don't need rules. There's a ''really damn good reason'' that Vulcans have so many.]]
16th Aug '17 6:53:29 PM AFP
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*** [[spoiler: To quote ''Series/DoctorWho'' Good men don't need rules. There's a ''really damn good reason'' that Vulcans have so many.]]
21st Feb '17 7:09:51 AM rememberthehood1941
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** [[spoiler: Why did Marcus wake up Khan? "He wanted to exploit my savagery. You, Mr. Spock, you can't break a rule. How would you be expected to break bone?" Spock's expression confirms that he's aware Khan is right.]]
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** He pulls the same move [[spoiler:on Spock]] at the end. [[spoiler:Though a Vulcan skull clearly gives him more trouble, we hear this dreadful creaking and Spock drops all strategy in favour of escape; for just one moment, we see Spock look absolutely terrified.]]
8th May '16 8:33:11 AM VoiceInTheWasteland
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*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] him die. [[spoiler: His daughter [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]] ]]
** [[spoiler:And the sheer rage in his face when he hisses, '''''"YOU. YOU SHOULD HAVE LET ME SLEEP."''''']]

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*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] him die. [[spoiler: [[ScreamingWoman His daughter daughter]] [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]] ]]
** [[spoiler:And the sheer rage in his Khan's face when he hisses, '''''"YOU. YOU SHOULD HAVE LET ME SLEEP."''''']]
8th May '16 8:32:21 AM VoiceInTheWasteland
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*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] him die. [[Spoiler: His daughter [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]] ]]

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*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] him die. [[Spoiler: [[spoiler: His daughter [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]] ]]
8th May '16 8:31:37 AM VoiceInTheWasteland
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*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] him die. [[Spoiler: [[ScreamingWoman His daughter]] [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]] ]]

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*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] him die. [[Spoiler: [[ScreamingWoman His daughter]] daughter [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]] ]]
8th May '16 8:14:21 AM VoiceInTheWasteland
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*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] it happen. [[Spoiler: [[ScreamingWoman His daughter]] [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]]

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*** We [[GoryDiscretionShot don't get to see]] it happen.him die. [[Spoiler: [[ScreamingWoman His daughter]] [[TakeOurWordForIt wasn't so lucky.]] ]]
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