‘Transformers 3’ Begins Production, But ‘Racist’ Robots Won’t Return

The third installment in the Transformers saga has begun production, as tweeted by new cast member Kym Whitley, but if you’re hoping everybody from Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen will be back, you’ll be disappointed. The ‘Twins’ – aka Skids and Mudflap, aka the ignorant and illiterate Autobots that many audience members found insulting as […]

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‘Transformers’ Michael Bay Comes Gunning for Reality TV

Pyrotechnics-fetishizing filmmaker Michael Bay (‘Transformers,’ ‘Armageddon’) is partnering with Magical Elves (the producers of such series as ‘Project Runway’ and ‘Top Chef’) to develop ‘One Way Out,’ an action-adventure reality program. ‘One Way Out’s makers promise a series that is “true to [Bay’s] signature style, bringing hard-hitting storytelling and a cinematic, aggressive visual approach,” Variety […]

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New on DVD: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

New on DVD this week is Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, Michael Bay’s gigantic blockbuster sequel to his gigantic blockbuster Transformers. It features a mind-boggling amount of unbelievable CG destruction, including giant robots, giant dog robots and giant old robots who die and give their parts to other giant robots in order to fight a […]

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“Transformers 3” To Kill Off Megan Fox?

Even though there’s no script at all, rumors are now springing up that Michael Bay hopes to kill off Megan Fox’s character of Mikaela Barnes in the third installment of the Transformers franchise. It would certainly make sense, considering some of the insults Fox has hurled Bay’s way, the insults Bay has hurled back, the […]

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‘Transformers’ P.A. Defends Megan Fox

Not long after a few anonymous members of Michael Bay’s Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (out on DVD soon!) crew publicly trashed Megan Fox (starring in this weekend’s new horror flick Jennifer’s Body!, a production assistant from the film – one who actually gave his name as Anthony Steinhart – is speaking out in her […]

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Michael Bay’s Crew Rips Into Megan Fox

Megan Fox has made a lot of negative comments about working for Transformers director Michael Bay, dissing his penchant for ignoring any actual characterization and recently saying that he tries to “create this insane, infamous mad-man reputation. He wants to be like Hitler on his sets, and he is. So he’s a nightmare to work […]

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On Demand in HD: Unborn

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/The-Unborn/146866/892839271/Unborn%3A-Trailer-1/embed 580 476] Unborn Cloverfield star Odette Yustman and her underpants star in this Michael Bay produced scare flick about a young woman whose twin comes back to haunt her after dying in utero, and Rabbi Gary Oldman is called upon to help dispel the spectre of this menacing dybbuk.

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“Transformers” Breaks Records

Despite mixed reviews and complaints of vaguely racist robots on par with Jar Jar Binks, Michael Bay’s Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen not only scored the best midnight run ever for a Wednesday movie (third-best overall behind The Dark Knight and Revenge of the Sith) with $16 million, it smashed the record overall opening for […]

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