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Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 27 June 2014 (USA)
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When humanity allies with a bounty hunter in pursuit of Optimus Prime, the Autobots turn to a mechanic and his family for help.

Director:

Michael Bay

Writer:

Ehren Kruger
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mark Wahlberg ... Cade Yeager
Stanley Tucci ... Joshua Joyce
Kelsey Grammer ... Harold Attinger
Nicola Peltz ... Tessa Yeager
Jack Reynor ... Shane Dyson
Titus Welliver ... James Savoy
Sophia Myles ... Darcy Tirrel
Bingbing Li ... Su Yueming
T.J. Miller ... Lucas Flannery
James Bachman ... Gill Wembley
Thomas Lennon ... Chief of Staff
Charles Parnell ... CIA Director
Erika Fong ... CIA Analyst
Michael Collins ... CIA Analyst
Geng Han ... Convertible Passenger
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Storyline

After the battle between the Autobots and Decepticons that leveled Chicago, humanity thinks that all alien robots are a threat. So Harold Attinger, a CIA agent, establishes a unit whose sole purpose is to hunt down all of them. But it turns out that they are aided by another alien robot who is searching for Optimus Prime. Cade Yeager, a "robotics expert", buys an old truck and upon examining it, he thinks it's a Transformer. When he powers it up, he discovers it's Optimus Prime. Later, men from the unit show up looking for Optimus. He helps Yeager and his daughter Tessa escape but are pursued by the hunter. They escape and Yeager learns from technology he took from the men that a technology magnate and defense contractor named Joshua Joyce is part of what's going on, so they go to find out what's going on. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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This is not war, it's extinction See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, language and brief innuendo | See all certifications »

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Trivia

T.J. Miller's nickname for his character Lucas is "Lucas the Doofus". See more »

Goofs

(at around 1h 15 mins) During the Galvatron car chase, the camera crane is briefly reflected on Stinger. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Arctic Site Foreman: Oh, shit. Darcy, you really shouldn't have come.
Darcy Tirrel: Show me.
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Crazy Credits

The film title appears in an Alien (1979)-esque manner, bit by bit. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Jay Leno's Garage: The Ultimate Car Week (2014) See more »

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Dat Slap
Written by Rodney Young
Performed by Rodnae Da Boss featuring Fiend AKA International Jones
Courtesy of Soufmade Ent. LLC
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People have to stop driving on the Bay Hate Train
1 March 2018 | by elendil-32558See all my reviews

Admittably, the Transformers Franchise got worse with every movie since its really interesting first one. But Age of Extinction has to be seen as a reset of the universe. It got rid of most of the really cringy and annoying assets like Sam and some of the annoying perverted Transformers. It doesn't try to be very deep and interesting, the plot is simple and easy, a bit too long, yes, but at no point I got annoyed by the story. Most of the characters, especially the autobots have destinct roles, they don't have to be introduced, they're part of the team and do their job. Gelvatron has a really nice plottwist and some scenes are decently funny. The whole movie has some Logan vibes to it, of course without very deep conflict and not near as much emotion.

I guess people still go into the movies and watch Transformers with some kind of expectation about a surprisingly good plot or expect that Bay suddenly changes his style from brainless explosion slaughter to something deep. But if you watch this film with no expectations, or at least want some action and good fighting for an evening with friends, you will be pleasently surprised. The film delivers exactly this, Good Action


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Language:

English

Release Date:

27 June 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Transformers 4 See more »

Filming Locations:

Austin, Texas, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$210,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$100,038,390, 29 June 2014

Gross USA:

$245,439,076

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,104,054,072
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2.39 : 1
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