Transformers: Dark of the Moon

(2011)

The Autobots Bumblebee, Ratchet, Ironhide and Sideswipe led by Optimus Prime, are back in action, taking on the evil Decepticons, who are determined to avenge their defeat in 2009's Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. In this new movie, the Autobots and Decepticons become involved in a perilous space race between the U.S. and Russia, and once again human Sam Witwicky has to come to the aid of his robot friends. There's new characters too, including a new villain in the form of Shockwave, a longtime "Transformers" character who rules Cybertron while the Autobots and Decepticons battle it out on Earth.

Shia LaBeouf Had a Worse Time Watching ‘Transformers 3’ Than You Did

Shia LaBeouf Had a Worse Time Watching ‘Transformers 3’ Than You Did

If you thought sitting through the nearly three hour sequel Transformers: Dark of the Moon was rough, it was downright excruciating for star Shia LaBeouf. It's unclear if the actor had ever seen the movie until earlier this week. But it proved to be one of the most painful experiences for the young actor as he relived every single one of his films. Lets just say it was no Even Stevens movie. And some enterprising fans have captured the agonized facial expressions that LaBeouf dropped while trying to bare the weight of his final Transformers installment.

Shia LaBeouf is finally at home, resting up after a grueling three day movie marathon. In an act of artistic rebellion, the kid decided to watch every single one of his films, and he allowed the public to watch via a streaming video. You can re-watch HERE if you missed it. Things kicked off this past Tuesday. He greeted his full catalogue of work with varying degrees of acceptance. Some he seemed to love, some he seemed to tolerate. And then there was the occasional movie, like Transformers: Dark of the Moon, that had him groaning through his teeth. And at times, he had to cover his face in embarrassment.

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Will ‘Transformers 4’ Include Grimlock and the Dinobots?

Will ‘Transformers 4’ Include Grimlock and the Dinobots?

We already know that director Michael Bay is revamping the franchise with Transformers 4, bringing in a whole new cast including Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor, Stanley Tucci, Kelsey Grammer, Sophia Myles, and Bingbing Li. An unconfirmed rumor has surfaced that reveals potential spoilers below, so read on at your own risk.

According to unidentified sources, the director plans on bringing back the Dinobots from the 1980s Transformers animated series, including Grimlock. The report also indicates that one of the main villains will be a character named Lockdown, who possesses a ship full of decommissioned Transformers, including the Dinobots, who are reactivated by Optimus Prime. Both Optimus Prime and Bumblebee will reportedly ride the Dinobots Grimlock and a Pterandon (possibly Swoop) into battle in Hong Kong, which falls in line with the news from last month that the sequel will be partially shot in China.

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‘Transformers: The Ride 3D’ Super Bowl XLVI TV Spot Teaser

Universal Studios Hollywood will debut a 30-second TV spot for their upcoming attraction Transformers: The Ride 3D during Super Bowl XLVI on Sunday, February 5. A brief eight-second teaser from the TV spot has arrived, which you can take a look at below. You can also read on for official details regarding this ride, and the new website PrepareForBattle.com, where users can help the Autobots fight against the Decepticons.

Universal Studios Hollywood prepares for battle with the debut of an innovative, national 30-second commercial for its exciting, new motion-based thrill ride, Transformers: The Ride-3D, debuting May 2012. The spot, which airs on February 5 during NBC's Super Bowl Pre-Game coverage, will also introduce PrepareForBattle.com, an interactive website designed to engage fans with exclusive intel as the campaign's momentum escalates.

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’ Blu-ray 3D Sentinel Prime Featurette

From director Michael Bay and executive producer Steven Spielberg, in association with Hasbro, Paramount Pictures' global smash hit Transformers: Dark of the Moon returns to Earth January 31, 2012 in a four-disc Ultimate Edition Blu-ray 3D. Bursting with nearly four hours of sensational behind-the-scenes footage, cast and crew interviews and more, the Transformers: Dark of the Moon: Ultimate Edition Blu-ray 3D delivers blockbuster entertainment.

To celebrate this exciting release, we have a new Sentinel Prime Featurette, which you can check out in the clip below.

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‘Transformers’ Limited Edition Blu-ray Video with Michael Bay

Last month, we reported that Paramount Home Entertainment is releasing the seven-disc Transformers Limited Edition Collector's Trilogy Blu-ray set, along with the 3D Blu-ray edition of Transformers: Dark of the Moon on January 31. Today, director Michael Bay posted a video on his official website, where he breaks down some of the features on these new home video releases. You can also take a look at all of the specifications and bonus features for both titles below the video.

Bursting with nearly four hours of sensational behind-the-scenes footage, cast and crew interviews and more, the Transformers: Dark of the Moon Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray and DVD combo pack delivers blockbuster entertainment. 

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10th Annual VES Awards Nominations Announced

The Visual Effects Society (VES) today announced the nominees for its 10th Annual VES Awards ceremony recognizing outstanding visual effects artistry in 23 categories of film, animation, television, commercials, special venues and video games. Nominees were chosen Saturday, January 7 by distinguished panels of VES members who viewed submissions at the FotoKem screening facilities in Burbank and New York, FotoKem's Spy in San Francisco, and other facilities in London, Sydney, Vancouver and Wellington, NZ.

As previously announced, Stan Lee will be honored with the VES 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award and Douglas Trumbull with the Georges Méliès Award.

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10 Finalists Remain for Visual Effects Oscar

‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes’, ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’, and ‘Hugo’ all remain in the running for the visual effects award.

‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’ 3D Blu-ray Arrives January 31st

A seven-disc trilogy Blu-ray set with all three movies also hits the shelves on the same day, which includes a plaque of photos signed by director Michael Bay.