An interesting story is that Matt Damon phoned the director J.J. Abrams as he thought he was being considered for the role of James T. Kirk, Abrams promptly put him right by saying in none too flattering terms that he was too old for the part.
Blu Ray Film Review of Star Trek. A Romulan mining vessel arrives from the future intent on revenge and destroying the Federation. On Earth the USS Enterprise on her maiden voyage is dispatched by starfleet on a rescue mission after receiving a distress call from the planet Vulcan. Can the Enterprise and her crew save the day and live for another star trek!