I'm pretty sure you're just talking about the over-the-top use of lens flare etc. that they use in the new Star Trek movies. If it's the only movie you see that it, I would say that's definitely the case. In fact, I've seen a couple other people ask what was wrong with their displays due to the same thing recently.
BenQ HT3050 (Previously BenQ W1070, Epson 8350, Mits HD1000u)
Elite 100" Spectrum Electric 16:9 Screen
SVS SBS-01/PB12-NSD 5.1.2 system