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You know you don't HAVE to use the move and shoot controls if you don't want to. You can just voluntarily choose to not use those controls, stand in one place, and take on the enemy. There. You have your stand and shoot controls back.
Except that the game doesn't FORCE you to use those controls. That's the problem people that like the old controls have. It's not that you can choose to use that old style, it's that it isn't designed for the old style.
Before you die you see the Tails Doll---Backdrop Observer of the Metroid: Other M board Apparently Edward: Wise Old Sage of Korodai