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Bumblebee (2018)

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On the run in the year of 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.

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Travis Knight

Writers:

Christina Hodson (screenplay by), Christina Hodson (story by)
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John Cena Coy on Hasbro Shared Universe

Bumblebee director and stars joined Kevin Smith aboard the IMDboat at Comic-Con, where John Cena was coy about the idea of a Hasbro Shared Universe and expressed his love of jorts.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Hailee Steinfeld ... Charlie Watson
Dylan O'Brien ... Bumblebee (voice)
Megyn Price ... Amber
John Cena ... Agent Burns
Justin Theroux ... Dropkick (voice)
Angela Bassett ... Shatter (voice)
Pamela Adlon
Grey Griffin ... Arcee (voice)
Peter Cullen ... Optimus Prime (voice)
Marcella Bragio
Kenneth Choi
Gracie Dzienny
John Ortiz ... Agent Powell
Jorge Lendeborg Jr. ... Memo
Steve Blum ... Wheeljack (voice)
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On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary, yellow VW bug. Written by Paramount Pictures

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action violence | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Brighton Falls See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Budget:

$128,000,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Surround 7.1 | IMAX 6-Track | DTS (DTS: X)| Dolby Atmos | Sonics-DDP (IMAX version)| 12-Track Digital Sound (IMAX 12 track)| Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The girl who is almost run into by Charlie on the boardwalk was chosen because she was the only extra in her age range who did not know Steinfeld. See more »

Goofs

Towards the end of the movie, Shatter enables a hologram of the International Space Starion. from her wrist. This movie is based somewhere in the mid to late 80's and the ISS did not exist at that time. See more »

Quotes

Memo: The darkest nights, produce the brightest stars.
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Alternate Versions

Although the original British submission was uncut and rated 12A, it was replaced by a cut PG version removing 6 seconds of violence/injury. See more »


Soundtracks

I Can't Drive 55
Performed by Sammy Hagar
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Take that, Michael Bay!
13 December 2018 | by sorenmikeSee all my reviews

This was the movie we all so desperately needed from the franchise. Great action, great characters, great story. I'm glad they took a totally different road than the garbage Bay was filling his movies with that got old too fast. Go see it! It was really good


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