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Questions tagged [star-trek-beyond]

Star Trek Beyond is a 2016 American science fiction action film directed by Justin Lin and serves as a sequel to Star Trek Into Darkness (2013).

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Why was Roberto “Bob” Orci fired from “Star Trek Beyond”?

Roberto Bob Orci is an execute producer and writer, whom previously co-wrote with Alexander Kurtzman for their K/O Paper Products Production Company and often collaborated with JJ Abrams/Bad Robot ...
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Were Chekov's scenes reduced in Star Trek Beyond?

The other day I was watching Star Trek Beyond, and was surprised how little Chekov appears in it. My understanding was that Anton Yelchin died after filming was complete, but it felt like they may ...
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Why couldn't Krall and crew repair the USS Franklin when Scotty and Jaylah could?

Why couldn't Krall and crew repair the USS Franklin when Scotty and Jaylah could? Jaylah is not Starfleet (yet) but was still able to work on USS Franklin, and was eventually able to get it running ...
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Music player device from Star Trek Beyond

Around the middle of the movie Star Trek Beyond there's some sort of music player device playing the song "Fight the Power" by Public Enemy. Does that device exist for real, or is possibly built out ...
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Why didn't somebody at the Yorktown space station just transport Krall and the weapon into space?

Given the threat that Krall and his represented to the Yorktown Space Station, it seems like they could have done more to kill him. Scotty was already working with their operations people at the time ...
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Why were the enemy ships blowing up?

During the final scene when they play music to disrupt the link/communications of the swarming ships, why and how are the ships all of a sudden blowing up? Then the Yorktown station also plays music ...
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Did Star Trek Beyond copy a scene from Titan A.E.?

In Star Trek Beyond, there is a scene where the Enterprise enters the nebula. It is flying slowly and there is a discussion about the collisions disturbing the sensors. When I saw this scene I had a ...
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At the end of Star Trek Beyond, how did Uhura know who Krall was?

At the end of Star Trek Beyond, how did Uhura know that I didn't catch what was so significant from that video that it caught her attention. I might need to watch a second time (or multiple times on ...
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Where did this character pick up another language?

In the question What happened to the Federation Universal Translator Technology?, it's mentioned that the alien Kalara in Star Trek Beyond speaks a language that standard translator technology ...
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What happened to the Federation Universal Translator Technology?

In Star Trek Beyond, an alien is recovered drifting towards the Yorktown. Her language isn't understandable, so they put her in a large round device, take a while to figure out the language, and ...
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Distance between Yorktown and the unexplored planet

In Star Trek Beyond, the crew of the USS Enterprise are asked to carry out a search and rescue mission on an unexplored planet relatively close to the space station "Yorktown". Given that the ...
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How could this jump in ranks be possible?

In Star Trek Beyond, shortly after the Enterprise arrives at the space station Yorktown, Captain Kirk has a conversation with Commodore Paris, in which she informs him that Starfleet has sent her his ...
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What happened to the the USS Franklin crew?

In Star Trek Beyond, we find out that the USS Franklin is A century old lost ship, and some of it's crew has become the main antagonists via alien technology. In the movie, we see old clips of the ...
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Why didn't Krall know about the Franklin?

Early in the film, Jaylah shows how she keeps the USS Franklin from being seen by Krall and his men, using a sort of holographic projection system. But So why did he seem ignorant of the vessel's ...
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What was the device named by fans of Star Trek?

This article and many others has a quote from Star Trek: Beyond writer Simon Pegg, saying that while writing the script, he reached out to Memory Alpha for help naming a device. We actually wrote ...
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Was the Starfleet officer connected to the later series?

In Star Trek Beyond, we are briefly introduced to a high-ranking Starfleet officer, Commodore Paris. In the original timeline, Voyager had Admiral Owen Paris, and his son Tom Paris. Is Commodore Paris ...
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What was the ship under construction initially called?

In Star Trek Beyond, there was a ship under construction on the massive moon space station Yorktown. This ship is rechristened as the USS Enterprise-A (NCC-1701-A) after the USS Enterprise (NCC-1701) ...
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Who were the faceless mooks?

In Star Trek Beyond, Krall's back story states that only 3 were left. So who are the majority of his army? They didn't seem to be drones or machines. This was unexplained as far as I could tell.
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Sulu's Daughter's Parentage?

How is Hikaru Sulu's daughter related to him, in both the old and new timelines? Adopted? Surrogate? Gene spliced or other technological means? From an older relationship?
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How does the USS Franklin fit in the pre-Kelvin Timeline?

In Star Trek Beyond, we are introduced to the USS Franklin (NX-326). Where does this NX registry, Starship class ship fall in the pre-Kelvin timeline, as compared to the pre-reboot continuity?
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Do I have to watch Star Trek TV and movie series before watching Star Trek Beyond?

There have been many Star Trek movies as well as TV series and I didn't watch any of them. So, do I have to watch complete or any Star Trek TV and movie series to watch Star Trek Beyond or just the ...