Commentary: Trek Stars 174: Fast & Furious Expanded Universe by Mike Schindler

Lin, Part 1: Better Luck Tomorrow. John and Mike are joined by Dennis Castello to begin their new series on Justin Lin with a look at his first film, Better Luck Tomorrow. We also talk to John Tenuto about Nicholas Meyer joining the writing staff of new Star Trek series.

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Commentary: Trek Stars 172: The Citizen Kane of Mission: Impossible by Mike Schindler

Abrams II, Part 7: Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation. John and Mike are joined by Krissy of Educating Geeks to discuss J.J. Abrams' production of Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation.

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Commentary: Trek Stars 170: The Michael Bay of Light Comedy by Mike Schindler

Abrams II, Part 5: Morning Glory.

Running Time: 47 minutes 35 seconds

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After a successful reboot of the Star Trek franchise in 2009, J.J. Abrams put his producer hat back on the following year for Roger Michell's Morning Glory. The film stars Rachel McAdams as the producer of a daily morning news/talk show. In an effort to boost ratings, she hires a legendary reporter played by Harrison Ford to anchor the show, against his better judgment.

In this episode of Commentary: Trek Stars, John and Mike take a look at Morning Glory. We discuss how the movie differs from other Bad Robot productions, the filmmakers involved behind the scenes, and long-time collaboration between Abrams and Ford.


Morning Glory (01:09)
A Bad Robot Production (22:28)
Wrap-up (38:06)


John Mills and Mike Schindler


Mike Schindler (Editor and Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Charlynn Schmiedt (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Norman C. Lao (Executive Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager) Will Nguyen (Content Manager)

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