In the beginning, both Star Wars and Star Trek were startup stories. They were thrilling, like futuristic cowboy legends. Then the entrepreneurial magic faded. Neither startup survived success.
Star Wars started as a ragtag band of misfits who took on a galactic empire, with little more than guts, primitive tools, and a lot of luck. Similarly, Star Trek started as a motley crew of pioneers exploring the frontier of the terrifyingly large universe, with little more than guts, primitive tools, and a lot of luck.