“Michael Bay Will Razzle And Dazzle You With Every Boom. ILM Will Wow You With Their CGI. Shia LaBeouf Proves Once Again That He Is This Generation's Next Great Actor. Steve Jablonksy Serves Up Another Bombastic Score. Add All These Ingredients Together And You Have One Terrific Summer Movie. Transformers Is A Blast.”
Given the combined involvements of Michael Bay and Steven Spielberg, call it a Ka-Blamblin production, filled with many jaw-dropping marvels. Eventually, this vehicle runs on fumes, but only because it revs the gas so hard and so well for so long.
Nick Rogers - State Journal-Register (Springfield, IL)