Another great review - informative and detailed as always.
I do also have to wonder why refit the Yamato - it's been under the ocean for centuries, probably corroded and covered in coral. Though, if Earth is in such dire shape to need to refit something that badly, then things are rough.
How alien are the aliens in this movie?
"But I know, somehow, that only when it is dark enough can you see the stars." - Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The only differences between the Herod of old and the Herods of today are in the weapons used and the number of victims...today's Herods have butchered literally hundreds of millions ... with no end in sight..."