Welcome to The BurnettWork – the home to video blogs and other goodies produced by Writer-Producer-Director Robert Meyer Burnett.

Sit back and enjoy Rob’s unique take on genre media (e.g. science fiction, fantasy, horror, and the rest), updates on his projects, stories about his adventures in filmmaking and first-looks at projects produced by his friends and collaborators.

And, of course, don’t forget Gilbert – but then, maybe that’s a story for another day.

 

THE LATEST FROM THE BURNETTWORK …

The John Campea Show (04-16-19)

John Campea and Robert Meyer Burnett take on the AVENGERS: ENDGAME leak head-on (and take no prisoners). Our favorite, dynamic duo give their hot takes on other breaking entertainment news including Disney+, Harley Quinn, TOMB RAIDER 2 and much more!

The John Campea Show (04-15-19)

John Campea and co-host Robert Meyer Burnett dissect all the big genre entertainment news since last Friday: latest STAR WARS theories, GAME OF THRONES, AVENGERS: ENDGAME and more!

The John Campea Show (04-08-19)

Host John Campea and co-host Robert Meyer Burnett share the screen to discuss the latest genre TV and movie news including another cast change on SUICIDE SQUAD 2, a recap of SHAZAM’s opening weekend box office and news that Wil Ferrell and Adam McKay have split.

Robservations #186

Writer-producer-director, Robert Meyer Burnett, shares comments from frequent letter-writer and fan, Willow Yang, about her thoughts on STAR TREK: DISCOVERY.

The John Campea Show (04-04-19)

Show host, John Campea and co-host, Robert Meyer Burnett, are back from Vegas (baby) and the Cinemacon convention – and they’re ready to talk genre movie, TV and comic news including the latest AVENGERS: ENDGAME news, question about THE JOKER and who’s atop the death predictions for GAME OF THRONES.

The John Campea Show (04-02-19)

What starts off as the “silent movie” version of The John Campea Show finally adds sound (at 3:29) so show host John Campea and co-host Robert Meyer Burnett can talk AVENGERS: ENDGAME, THE DEAD DON’T DIE and more of the insider information they gained at Cinemacon 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada!

The John Campea Show (03-28-19)

Show host, John Campea and co-host Robert Meyer Burnett talk about Star Wars Land at Disney, the new trailer for GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS and more. Catch up on the latest in genre entertainment news with today’s show!

The John Campea Show (03-27-19)

John Campea and co-host Robert Meyer Burnett contemplate the biggest issues in the world of genre entertainment – whether it’s TV, film or comic books. They talk about everything today from STAR WARS to AVENGERS: ENDGAME and whether or not the Batman should be responsible for life or death decisions.

Robservations

A daily (or nearly daily) video blog from Robert Meyer Burnett sharing new ideas and work from some of the most exciting new creators in genre media. Click here to view all of the Robservation Episodes.

Robservations #186

Robservations #186

Writer-producer-director, Robert Meyer Burnett, shares comments from frequent letter-writer and fan, Willow Yang, about her thoughts on STAR TREK: DISCOVERY.

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Robservations #170

Robservations #170

What are the ten movies you’d give to someone who really wanted to know you? Writer-producer-director, Robert Meyer Burnett, talks about how we judge either other based on the books we read, the movies we watch and the media we consume.

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Robservations #169

Robservations #169

Gilbert the Gilbarian (from the Planet Gilbaar) and RMB host this edition of Robservations, where they take a closer look at the paralyzingly large array of content available to the genre entertainment connoisseur like those found in the PGS* community.

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Robservations #168

Robservations #168

On this edition of Robservations, writer-producer-director, Robert Meyer Burnett, takes a closer look at the Stanley Kubrick classic, A CLOCKWORK ORANGE, and how subversive films helped drive social conversation.

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Deconstructing AXANAR

Writer-producer-director, Robert Meyer Burnett, shares his insights into the 3-1/2 years he spent working on the Star Trek fan film, AXANAR.

Director’s Commentary for PRELUDE TO AXANAR

Director’s Commentary for PRELUDE TO AXANAR

The director of PRELUDE TO AXANAR, Christian Gossett, shares his insights and stories behind the making of this short film which was to serve as a proof-of-concept piece for a feature-length, Star Trek fan-film.

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A behind the scenes look at AXANAR’s Starbase One visual effects

A behind the scenes look at AXANAR’s Starbase One visual effects

Robert Meyer Burnett, originally tapped to direct the failed, feature-length, Star Trek fan film, AXANAR, continues to deconstruct his experience on the project. In this mini-documentary, Rob runs down the work behind the first view of Earth in the 23rd Century as envisioned in the film.

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SpaceRob

Writer-producer-director, Robert Meyer Burnett, and game designer Neil Basconcillo, have created SpaceRob™ – an action-adventure RPG that follows Rob and Gilber the Gilbarian (from the Planet Gilbaar, of course) as they explore the cosmos.


SpaceRob: Keepin’ it clean

SpaceRob: Keepin’ it clean

Rob and his faithful companion, Gilbert the Gilbarian (from the Planet Gilbaar, of course), are hard at work doing a little housecleaning of their ship, The Kubrick.

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SpaceRob: Space travel is hard work

SpaceRob: Space travel is hard work

Rob appears to be concentrating on the details of an upcoming mission planned with his faithful fellow-adventurer, Gilbert the Gilbarian (from the Planet Gilbaar, of course), as they explore their own corner of the universe.

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Talkin’ Trek

Writer-producer-director, Robert Meyer Burnett is a recognized expert on the subject of Star Trek. A regular participant on SDCC’s Starship Smackdown, frequent guest on The Inglorious Treksperts podcasts and writer-producer of all of the “Behind The Scenes” features on the Star Trek:The Next Generation Blu-Rays and select features for the Enterprise Blu-Ray set, Rob presents his extensive collection of interviews, videos, photos and more as part of the Burnettwork’s “Talkin’ Trek” series. Click here for all the webisodes.

A Tribute to Herman Zimmerman

A Tribute to Herman Zimmerman

A tribute video created by Robert Meyer Burnett celebrating the work of famed production designer Herman Zimmerman on the occasion of his 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Art Directors’ Guild. (A BURNETTWORK EXCLUSIVE)

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RMB on Midnight’s Edge

RMB on Midnight’s Edge

On February 18, 2019, RMB joined the cast of Midnight’s Edge to discuss the state of Star Trek and the differences between the Star Trek multiverse and the canon established by the original series. Here are highlights from that conversation …

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Robservations #142

Robservations #142

Writer-producer-director, Robert Meyer Burnett discusses the current state of STAR TREK – specifically, “What IS the Prime Timeline and how does it relate to the Kelvin Timeline?” Get yer geek on here …

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The Weekly Hero

Join celebrated director-author-film critic and video blogger John Campea, and co-host, writer-producer-director Robert Meyer Burnett as they do their weekly breakdown of the biggest comics and sci-fi/fantasy news. Check out all the episodes here.

The Weekly Hero #204

The Weekly Hero #204

John Campea and Robert Meyer Burnett team up on this edition of The Weekly Hero to talk Avengers, Deadpool, the Flash and a possible directors’ mutiny at Marvel because of the way the James Gunn situation was handled (or mishandled).

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The Weekly Hero #203

The Weekly Hero #203

John Campea and Robert Meyer Burnett share the screen on this edition of The Weekly Hero where they talk about comic book news in print, on TV and on film.

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The Weekly Hero #202

The Weekly Hero #202

Comic book history was made this week with BLACK PANTHER’S nomination for a Best Picture Oscar. Hosts John Campea and Robert Meyer Burnett break it down along with other comic news from print, TV and film.

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The John Campea Show

John Campea, a Canadian film director, author, film critic and video blogger is the former editor-in-chief of AMC Movie News. In January of 2018, writer-producer-director Robert Meyer Burnett joined Campea as a regular co-host of the streaming podcast, The John Campea Show. Check out John and RMB as they break down the entertainment industry every weekday.  

The John Campea Show (04-16-19)

The John Campea Show (04-16-19)

John Campea and Robert Meyer Burnett take on the AVENGERS: ENDGAME leak head-on (and take no prisoners). Our favorite, dynamic duo give their hot takes on other breaking entertainment news including Disney+, Harley Quinn, TOMB RAIDER 2 and much more!

read more
The John Campea Show (04-15-19)

The John Campea Show (04-15-19)

John Campea and co-host Robert Meyer Burnett dissect all the big genre entertainment news since last Friday: latest STAR WARS theories, GAME OF THRONES, AVENGERS: ENDGAME and more!

read more
The John Campea Show (04-08-19)

The John Campea Show (04-08-19)

Host John Campea and co-host Robert Meyer Burnett share the screen to discuss the latest genre TV and movie news including another cast change on SUICIDE SQUAD 2, a recap of SHAZAM’s opening weekend box office and news that Wil Ferrell and Adam McKay have split.

read more