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Transformers: The Return of Optimus Prime (1987)

When Scientists discover Sun Spores, an alien plague that instills a hatred so overwhelming that anyone infected won't stop until everything in their path is destroyed. Soon, the scientists... See full summary »

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When Scientists discover Sun Spores, an alien plague that instills a hatred so overwhelming that anyone infected won't stop until everything in their path is destroyed. Soon, the scientists decide that it's time to rid the Earth of the Transformers and plan to Optimus Prime's lifeless body to lure every Transformer to their lab and infect them with the Sun Spores. When the Sun Spores outbreak rages out of control, the universe's only hope is to revive Optimus Prime. But even if Optimus recovers, he and his Autobots will need to rely on Galvatron and the remnants of his Decepticons to help reclaim the Autobot Matrix of Leadership from an infected Rodimus Prime and use it to find a cure for the hate plague. Written by Michael D.

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Трансформеры: Возвращение Оптимуса Прайма  »

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Trivia

Scatman Crothers' final project before his death on November 22, 1986 at age 76. See more »

Quotes

Bumblebee: Back, I'm better than ever! I've gone beyond being plain old Bumblebee! I'm a Gold Bug!
Optimus Prime: That your are, Bumblebee! So from now on, that's exactly who you'll be, Goldbug.
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Followed by Transformers: Chôjin Master Force (1988) See more »

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The Touch
Written by Stan Bush and Lenny Macaluso
Performed by Stan Bush
Produced by Richie Wise
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