posted 1 year ago / reblog
May

♥ 213

I need to talk about this scene for a minute.
I was floored by the brilliant parallels in this movie, and by how wonderfully they were handled. When Jim is saying to Spock, “This… this is what you would have done.” He wasn’t lying. Anyone who’s ever seen Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan knows that Spock actually did do that. He was the one who died slowly against the glass, with Jim crying out his name, unable to help him, unable to even touch him in his final moments.
This scene was executed flawlessly and I was left a sobbing, heartbroken mess, which only serves to prove how wonderful the film itself is as a whole. Their hands - Jim’s fingers shifting to form the Vulcan Salute - everything about it was perfection.

I need to talk about this scene for a minute.

I was floored by the brilliant parallels in this movie, and by how wonderfully they were handled. When Jim is saying to Spock, “This… this is what you would have done.” He wasn’t lying. Anyone who’s ever seen Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan knows that Spock actually did do that. He was the one who died slowly against the glass, with Jim crying out his name, unable to help him, unable to even touch him in his final moments.

This scene was executed flawlessly and I was left a sobbing, heartbroken mess, which only serves to prove how wonderful the film itself is as a whole. Their hands - Jim’s fingers shifting to form the Vulcan Salute - everything about it was perfection.


  # star trek    # star trek into darkness    # wrath of khan    # kirk    # spock    # star trek gif    # star trek into darkness gif    # spock gif    # kirk gif    # vulcan salute    # my gifs  

  1. needsmoreaction reblogged this from ussmoonbeam
  2. beware-the-fangirls reblogged this from ussmoonbeam
  3. rosscairns reblogged this from ussmoonbeam
  4. spectre79 reblogged this from ussmoonbeam and added:
    Until Spock did the Khan yell and it was weak and lame and just made me gag
  5. kingsideyard reblogged this from ussmoonbeam and added:
    You mean flawlessly copied.
  6. thegameison-grabyourgear reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  7. guardiansofthe7-eleven reblogged this from concordian
  8. concordian reblogged this from alrightwholockedmeintheimpala
  9. alrightwholockedmeintheimpala reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  10. vulcanplomeeksoup reblogged this from ussmoonbeam
  11. nevernotanonninja reblogged this from canisonicscrewyou
  12. the-freak-holmes reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  13. missgeekrocker reblogged this from cumberbatchedandhiddlestonedgeek
  14. katiered19 reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  15. cumberbatchedandhiddlestonedgeek reblogged this from dammitmanimadoctornotatimelord
  16. angelineangel reblogged this from dammitmanimadoctornotatimelord
  17. dammitmanimadoctornotatimelord reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  18. randus-for-president reblogged this from zombielesbian
  19. dauntlessfromdistricttwelve reblogged this from d3ceased
  20. leadustothelandwedreamof reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  21. dumm-mich reblogged this from d3ceased
  22. thegoodenoughgatsby reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  23. d3ceased reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  24. marvelmeloki reblogged this from as-eventide-falls
  25. karencartwills reblogged this from ussmoonbeam
  26. disneydyl reblogged this from dragon-gnostic
  27. dragon-gnostic reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  28. theumbranbayonetta reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup
  29. the-altar reblogged this from ussmoonbeam
  30. crossroadassbutt reblogged this from vulcanplomeeksoup