Commentary: Trek Stars 135: The Future is the Future! / by Mike Schindler

Bennett, Part 4: Time Trax.

In the 1980s, Harve Bennett jumped to the big screen to write and produce Star Trek. After his run had ended, Bennett returned to television to create a new science fiction series, Time Trax. The show is about a police officer from the year 2193 who travels back in time to 1993 in an effort to catch future criminals hiding in the past.

In this episode of Commentary: Trek Stars, John and Mike take a look at Bennett's fourth series. We discuss the television landscape at the time, the similarities to Quantum Leap, and the questionable use of CGI. We also learn who David McCallum is.

Running Time: 54 minutes 18 seconds


John Mills and Mike Schindler

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Time Trax (00:01:09)
Thoughts on the Show (00:16:29)
The Future World (00:29:47)
Listener Feedback (00:36:18)
Wrap-up (00:44:20)

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