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Follows 

Transformers (2007)

Followed by 

Edited from 

The Island (2005)
At least one shot of a car flipping over on the freeway is footage from The Island, another Michael Bay film.

Spin-off 

Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) (Video Game)

References 

Get Smart (1965) (TV Series)
One of the autobots says: - Missed it by THAT much!
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
Sentinal Prime's quote "The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few" was derived from Spock's quote from this movie. Both characters were portrayed by Leonard Nimoy.
Red Dwarf (1988) (TV Series)
The name on Sam's refrigerator is SMEG which was a favorite word of Craig Charles's character Dave Lister in Red Dwarf
Jurassic Park (1993)
During the chase scene on the freeway, there is a shot of Dino's sideview mirror of the 3 Decepticons and the words: "Objects in the mirror are closer than they appear."
Tommy Boy (1995)
Audio of Rob Lowe's "Did you eat a lot of paint chips when you were a kid?" line is used.
Planet of the Apes (2001)
Megatron destroys the statue and sits in his place. In Planet of the Apes there is an ape instead of President Lincoln.
Transformers (2007)
In the first Transformers movie, Blackout uses the call sign 4500X, which was a USAF helicopter which was shot down previously. The learjet used by director Mearing adn Sam to fly to the Space Shuttle Launch site bears the same registration number.
Star Trek (2009)
Sam compares Dylan's car gallery to the Enterprise.

Referenced in 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.7 (2010) (TV Episode)
Patrick Dempsey talks about working on the film
Mic Check Live: Ms. Lauryn Hill & Tyrese Gibson (2011) (TV Movie)
Tyrese Gibson discusses his acting role
The Nostalgia Critic: Gordy (2011) (TV Episode)
"destroying Chicago with the Dark of the Moon!"
Midnight Screenings: Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned as one of the trailers shown before Pirates 4.
2011 MTV Movie Awards (2011) (TV Special)
Title mentioned by several presenters and while introducing stars from the film
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.6 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.7 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.164 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Josh Duhamel from the film will be on Friday
Bad Movie Beatdown: Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - Part 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Film Brain mentions the upcoming sequel
Conan: Dragonpuncher 3: The Punchening (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Conologue with fake E clip
Midnight Screenings: Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Nostalgia Critic: Transformers 3 Review (2011) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Midnight Screenings: Horrible Bosses/Zookeeper (2011) (TV Episode)
Brad says to spend your money on Horrible Bosses instead of this movie.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.26 (2011) (TV Episode)
Christy and Ignatiy's thumb verdicts are shown in the "Now in Theaters" segment
Conan: The Devil Went Down to 7-Eleven and Bought a Slurpee (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing a fake trailer based on another beloved character
Brad & Jerrid: Brad and Jerrid Hate Each Other (2011) (TV Episode)
"Transformers reference!"
Midnight Screenings: The Best and Worst Movies of the Summer 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Brad calls this his worst movie of the summer.
Saturday Night Live: Alec Baldwin/Radiohead (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Weekend Update
The Nostalgia Critic: Simon Sez (2011) (TV Episode)
Critic mentions the performance of Sam Witwicky in this movie.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.11 (2011) (TV Episode)
Christy mentions that Ignatiy liked the film
South Park: Ass Burgers (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Saturday Night Live: Ben Stiller/Foster the People (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced among the "Fox and Friends" corrections
Special Collector's Edition: El soltero (2011) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of Blu-ray/DVD releases of October/November
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.42 (2011) (TV Episode)
Talked about by Mike.
Boss: Stasis (2011) (TV Episode)
There is a big billboard promoting the film on a house just outside of Zajac's campaign headquarters.
Midnight Screenings: The Worst Films of 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Brad puts this film at #1, and Jake puts this film at #5.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Review of 2011 (2012) (TV Episode)
Film Brain mentions having not seen this movie
The Nostalgia Critic: Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (2012) (TV Episode)
"You can stop me from saying yes to Transformers 3."
The Blockbuster Buster: Wild Wild West (2012) (TV Episode)
"It's like not using the Transformers theme song in all three Transformers movies....Oh yeah?"
Mad: Real Veal/Celebrity Wife Swamp (2012) (TV Episode)
Max Kenton - "Did you see the last Transformers movie?"
Bad Movie Beatdown: Big Mommas- Like Father, Like Son (2012) (TV Episode)
another bad 2011 movie featuring Kim Chong
Bum Reviews: The Hunger Games (2012) (TV Episode)
"Just imagine you're watching Transformers 3..."
The Nostalgia Critic: Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (2012) (TV Episode)
Critic says this movie was awful, even in 3D.
The Nostalgia Critic: Raiders of the Story Arc: Transformers (2012) (TV Episode)
Prime recaps the Transformers movies and says they're awful.
Welshy Reviews: Backwoods Bloodbath (2012) (TV Episode)
In a mock commercial, Welshy as the announcer says that the Transformers movies were shit.
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.101 (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Mike.
The Nostalgia Critic: To Boldly Flee: Part VIII (2012) (TV Episode)
"...not after Transformers 3!"
The Cinema Snob Movie (2012) (Video)
Referenced in dialogue
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.157 (2013) (TV Episode)
Whitney mentions the movie's franchise.
Awkward.: No Woman Is an Island (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Someone Has to Review It!: Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014) (TV Episode)
Film is mentioned
Motor City Masters: New Model Transformers (2014) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned by name
The Nostalgia Critic: Nostalgia Critic Talks Transformers 4 (2014) (TV Episode)
Critic says this movie was exactly the same as its predecessors

Features 

Star Trek: Amok Time (1967) (TV Episode)
Wheelie watches it in Sam & Carly's apartment
The O'Reilly Factor (1996) (TV Series)
Simmons interview.

Featured in 

2011 MTV Movie Awards (2011) (TV Special)
Clips shown on screen as several stars of the film walk up on podium
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.166 (2011) (TV Episode)
Josh Duhamel introduces a clip from his film
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.23 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip of the film to be reviewed on next week's episode is shown
Maltin on Movies: Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.24 (2011) (TV Episode)
clips are shown as Christy and Ignatiy review the film
Transformers: Dark of the Moon - 35mm Special (2011) (TV Movie)
TV Special on the movie
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.25 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown as Ignatiy says he doesn't think he would have liked the film as much in 2D
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.2 (2011) (TV Episode)
clips are shown of Roger's worst film of the year so far
Maltin on Movies: 50/50 (2011) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Lost in Space (2011) (TV Episode)
#8
Great Movie Mistakes III: Not in 3D (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
The 84th Annual Academy Awards (2012) (TV Special)
Nominee Clips
Welshy Reviews: A Transformers Personal Retrospective (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Blockbuster Buster: Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Casting By (2012)
fragment
The Nostalgia Critic: Are Video Games Art? (2013) (TV Episode)
clip shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.177 (2013) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown in a montage of John Malkovich films

Spoofed in 

Mad: TransBOREmores 3: Dark of the Blue Moon/The Walking Fred (2011) (TV Episode)
TransBOREmores 3: Dark of the Blue Moon skit is a spoof of this movie.

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